- 1A verb with another word or words indicating tense, mood, or person.More example sentences
- The subject nominal is in the oblique form and the verb phrase lacks tense and agreement markers.
- But that verb doesn't have to be the very first word in the verb phrase.
- Note the future tense employed by the operative verb phrase here: will support.
More definitions of verb phraseDefinition of verb phrase in:
- The US English dictionary