- Inflections of 'elapse' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- 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-Chinese Dictionary © 2020:
|elapse⇒ viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."|| (time: pass) (时间)||过去，消逝，流逝 |
| ||An hour elapsed before the police finally showed up.|