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. present perfect tense a perfective tense used to express action completed in the present
  6. 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'
  7. first principle the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural)
  8. present progressive tense a tense used to express action that is on-going at the time of utterance
  9. present times the circumstances and ideas of the present age
  10. dispersed particles (of colloids) a substance in the colloidal state
  11. present perfect a perfective tense used to express action completed in the present
  12. presentable fit to be seen
  13. present progressive a tense used to express action that is on-going at the time of utterance
  14. pleasure principle the governing principle of the id
  15. reality principle the governing principle of the ego
  16. present tense a verb tense that expresses actions or states at the time of speaking
  17. presentational of or relating to a presentation
  18. participle a form of the verb used as an adjective
  19. precentorship the position of precentor
  20. presentably in a presentable manner