type

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtaɪp/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/taɪp/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(tīp)


Inflections of 'type' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
types
v 3rd person singular
typing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
typed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
typed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

type

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [product, material, display, job, property, business] type
  2. your [blood, body, personality] type
  3. a [criminal, kind, loving] type (of person)
  4. people of a [criminal] type
  5. a type of [fruit, dog, insect]
  6. a [small, natural, local, big, Asian] type of [fruit]
  7. this must be some type of [fruit]
  8. what type of [fruit] is it?
  9. he's not (really) my type
  10. [not, that's] my type of [man, woman, music, movie]
  11. I've met his type before
  12. or something of the type
  13. [headlines, writing, text] in [large, small] type
  14. in [bold, italic, underlined] type
n as adj
  1. in [bold, italic, underlined] type font
v
  1. type [well, quickly, fast, correctly]
  2. can type [80 words per minute]
  3. type up a [proposal, resume, essay]
  4. type out the [proposal]
  5. type in the [search terms, keywords]
  6. type it into the [search engine, navigation bar]
  7. typed and [printed, signed]
  8. typed on a [QWERTY keyboard, word processor, vintage typewriter]
  9. typed his blood at the [clinic, medical center, Red Cross]
  10. type [molecules, a kidney, blood]
  11. always typed as a [hero, villain, criminal]
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