1. present participle a participle expressing present action
  2. perfect participle a participle that expresses completed action
  3. past participle a participle that expresses completed action
  4. principle a basic generalization that is accepted as true
  5. dangling participle a participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g., `flying across the country' in `flying across the country the Rockies came into view'
  6. first principle the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural)
  7. present perfect a perfective tense used to express action completed in the present
  8. presentable fit to be seen
  9. present progressive a tense used to express action that is on-going at the time of utterance
  10. pleasure principle the governing principle of the id
  11. reality principle the governing principle of the ego
  12. present perfect tense a perfective tense used to express action completed in the present
  13. presentational of or relating to a presentation
  14. participle a form of the verb used as an adjective
  15. precentorship the position of precentor
  16. presentably in a presentable manner
  17. working principle a rule that is adequate to permit work to be done
  18. basic principle principles from which other truths can be derived
  19. President Pierce 14th President of the United States (1804-1869)
  20. representative sample the population is divided into strata and a random sample is taken from each stratum