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Words nearby pret.
Example sentences from the Web for pret.
Pret′erist, one who holds the prophecies of the Apocalypse already fulfilled; Pret′eriteness.
Preterite, pret′ėr-it, adj. gone by: past: noting the past tense.
Gentle as she was in her ordinary demeanour, Pret was a terrible Cat when she saw cause, and was undaunted by size or numbers.
At the sound of a thunderclap poor Pret would fly to her mistress for succour, trembling in every limb.
The verbs of this class belong to the sixth ablaut-series ( 12), and accordingly have a in the present; uo in the pret.A Middle High German Primer|Joseph Wright