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

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

label
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: tag
Synonyms:
tag , marker , identification, sticker , stamp , decal, description , caption , tab , docket (UK)
Sense: Noun: brand
Synonyms:
brand , trademark , mark
Sense: Verb: add a label to
Synonyms:
mark , tag , caption , identify, title
Sense: Verb: name
Synonyms:
name , call , brand , designate, christen, term , dub , style , entitle , pigeonhole, classify, nickname
Sense: Noun: classification
Synonyms:
epithet, name , description , classification
Sense: Verb: classify
Synonyms:
categorize, categorise (UK), classify, identify, ID (informal)

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