[ kres-iv ]
/ ˈkrɛs ɪv /
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The verb tenses can be split into which 3 primary categories?
Origin of crescive
1560–70; <Latin crēsc(ere) to increase + -ive
Words nearby crescive
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How to use crescive in a sentence
They are crescive when they take shape in the mores, growing by the instinctive efforts by which the mores are produced.Folkways|William Graham Sumner