[ leyz ]
/ leɪz /
verb (used without object), lased, las·ing. Optics.
to give off coherent light, as in a laser.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!
How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
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In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
Origin of lase
First recorded in 1960–65; back formation from laser
Words nearby lase
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Example sentences from the Web for lase
If you get a lase of it at a fair rint, I'll buy another horse, any how.
British Dictionary definitions for lase
/ (leɪz) /
(intr) (of a substance, such as carbon dioxide or ruby) to be capable of acting as a laser
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Medical definitions for lase
[ lāz ]
To cut, divide, or dissolve a substance with a laser.
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