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  1. n


  2. vt

    • silhouetted against — em silhueta contra

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sɪluːˈɛtNeuter nounsilhueta

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Word forms


Basic forms
Present Participle (Participle I)silhouetting
Past Participle (Participle II)silhouetted
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I silhouettewe silhouette
you silhouetteyou silhouette
he/she/it silhouettesthey silhouette
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am silhouettingwe are silhouetting
you are silhouettingyou are silhouetting
he/she/it is silhouettingthey are silhouetting
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have silhouettedwe have silhouetted
you have silhouettedyou have silhouetted
he/she/it has silhouettedthey have silhouetted
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been silhouettingwe have been silhouetting
you have been silhouettingyou have been silhouetting
he/she/it has been silhouettingthey have been silhouetting
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I silhouettedwe silhouetted
you silhouettedyou silhouetted
he/she/it silhouettedthey silhouetted
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was silhouettingwe were silhouetting
you were silhouettingyou were silhouetting
he/she/it was silhouettingthey were silhouetting
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had silhouettedwe had silhouetted
you had silhouettedyou had silhouetted
he/she/it had silhouettedthey had silhouetted
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been silhouettingwe had been silhouetting
you had been silhouettingyou had been silhouetting
he/she/it had been silhouettingthey had been silhouetting
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will silhouettewe shall/will silhouette
you will silhouetteyou will silhouette
he/she/it will silhouettethey will silhouette
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be silhouettingwe shall/will be silhouetting
you will be silhouettingyou will be silhouetting
he/she/it will be silhouettingthey will be silhouetting
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have silhouettedwe shall/will have silhouetted
you will have silhouettedyou will have silhouetted
he/she/it will have silhouettedthey will have silhouetted
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been silhouettingwe shall/will have been silhouetting
you will have been silhouettingyou will have been silhouetting
he/she/it will have been silhouettingthey will have been silhouetting
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would silhouettewe should/would silhouette
you would silhouetteyou would silhouette
he/she/it would silhouettethey would silhouette
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be silhouettingwe should/would be silhouetting
you would be silhouettingyou would be silhouetting
he/she/it would be silhouettingthey would be silhouetting
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have silhouettedwe should/would have silhouetted
you would have silhouettedyou would have silhouetted
he/she/it would have silhouettedthey would have silhouetted
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been silhouettingwe should/would have been silhouetting
you would have been silhouettingyou would have been silhouetting
he/she/it would have been silhouettingthey would have been silhouetting
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am silhouettedwe are silhouetted
you are silhouettedyou are silhouetted
he/she/it is silhouettedthey are silhouetted
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being silhouettedwe are being silhouetted
you are being silhouettedyou are being silhouetted
he/she/it is being silhouettedthey are being silhouetted
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been silhouettedwe have been silhouetted
you have been silhouettedyou have been silhouetted
he/she/it has been silhouettedthey have been silhouetted
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was silhouettedwe were silhouetted
you were silhouettedyou were silhouetted
he/she/it was silhouettedthey were silhouetted
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being silhouettedwe were being silhouetted
you were being silhouettedyou were being silhouetted
he/she/it was being silhouettedthey were being silhouetted
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been silhouettedwe had been silhouetted
you had been silhouettedyou had been silhouetted
he/she/it had been silhouettedthey had been silhouetted
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be silhouettedwe shall/will be silhouetted
you will be silhouettedyou will be silhouetted
he/she/it will be silhouettedthey will be silhouetted
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been silhouettedwe shall/will have been silhouetted
you will have been silhouettedyou will have been silhouetted
he/she/it will have been silhouettedthey will have been silhouetted


Common casesilhouettesilhouettes
Possessive casesilhouette'ssilhouettes'