desegregate

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/diːˈsɛgrɪgeɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/diˈsɛgrɪˌgeɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dē segri gāt′)

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

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
de•seg•re•gate /diˈsɛgrɪˌgeɪt/USA pronunciation   v.,  -gat•ed, -gat•ing. 
  1. Sociologyto eliminate racial or other segregation in: [ + obj]:to desegregate schools.[no obj]:The governor had promised never to desegregate.
de•seg•re•ga•tion /diˌsɛgrɪˈgeɪʃən/USA pronunciation  n. [uncountable]fighting for desegregation of schools.See -greg-.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
de•seg•re•gate  (dē segri gāt′),USA pronunciation v.,  -gat•ed, -gat•ing. 
v.t. 
  1. Sociologyto eliminate racial segregation in:to desegregate all schools.

v.i. 
  1. Sociologyto eliminate racial segregation.
  • de- + segregate 1950–55

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
desegregate /diːˈsɛɡrɪˌɡeɪt/ vb
  1. to end racial segregation in (a school or other public institution)

ˌdesegreˈgation n
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