[ mey-juh-ret ]
/ ˌmeɪ dʒəˈrɛt /
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for majorette
She would have been a perfect ambassador, just as she was the perfect majorette on that doubly historic day in Washington.Chicago Teen Hadiya Pendleton, Called ‘Best in Our City,’ Gunned Down|Michael Daly|January 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for majorette
/ (ˌmeɪdʒəˈrɛt) /
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