expire

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪkˈspaɪər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪkˈspaɪr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ik spīər)


Inflections of 'expire' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
expires
v 3rd person singular
expiring
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
expired
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
expired
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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expire

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. expires in [January, 2015]
  2. expires on [June 26]
  3. expires at [5:00 PM]
  4. expires after [1 hour, June 26]
  5. the [offer, ticket, coupon] expires [in, on, at, after]
  6. my [license, permit] expired
  7. my [license] is [about, set, due] to expire
  8. the [guarantee, warrantee, period, membership] has expired
  9. [session, pass, cookie] will automatically expire
  10. expired at the age of [95]
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