facet

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfæsɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfæsɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fasit)

Inflections of 'facet' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
When both "t" and "tt" forms exist, spellings with a double "t" are correct, but rare, in US English, while those with a single "t" are not correct in UK English.
facets
v 3rd person singular
faceting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US & UK)
facetting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (Mainly UK)
faceted
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US & UK)
facetted
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
faceted
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US & UK)
facetted
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

facet

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [diamond, ruby, quartz] facet
  2. the facet of a [diamond]
  3. cut facets into a [diamond]
  4. the facets [refract, reflect] light
  5. the facets [shimmer, shine] in the light
  6. the [single, principal, main] facet of the [argument, discussion]
  7. all facets of the [business, production]
  8. [applies, refers, extends] to all facets of the [business]
  9. every facet of the [argument, presentation, proposal, contract]
  10. [understand, explain, learn] the (minor) facets of
  11. [involved, engaged] with all facets of the [business]
  12. will affect [each, every] facet (of)
  13. is one of the main facets of
  14. is the main facet of [teenage, student, modern, family] life
  15. didn't know that facet of his personality
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