phonetic symbol: / prézənt | prizént | pɚzént / 

present - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ a verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking
present tense

[ noun ]
■ something presented as a gift
・his tie was a present from his wife

[ noun ]
■ the period of time that is happening now
■ any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
・that is enough for the present
・he lives in the present with no thought of tomorrow

[ verb ]
■ bring forward and present to the mind
・We presented the arguments to him
・We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason
lay out , represent

[ verb ]
■ recognize with a gesture prescribed by a military regulation
■ assume a prescribed position

[ verb ]
■ cause to come to know personally
acquaint , introduce

[ verb ]
■ formally present a debutante, a representative of a country, etc.

[ verb ]
■ deliver (a speech, oration, or idea)
・The commencement speaker presented a forceful speech that impressed the students

[ verb ]
■ present somebody with something, usually to accuse or criticize
confront , face

[ verb ]
■ represent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture

[ verb ]
■ perform (a play), especially on a stage
represent , stage

[ verb ]
■ give an exhibition of to an interested audience
demo , demonstrate , exhibit , show

[ verb ]
■ give as a present
■ make a gift of
gift , give

[ verb ]
■ give, especially as an honor or reward

[ verb ]
■ hand over formally

[ verb ]
■ introduce

[ adjective ]
■ temporal sense
■ intermediate between past and future
■ now existing or happening or in consideration
・the present leader
・articles for present use
・the present topic
・the present system
・present observations

[ adjective ]
■ being or existing in a specified place
・the murderer is present in this room
・present at the wedding
・present at the creation

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