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Meaning of "befortune" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BEFORTUNE

befortune  [bɪˈfɔːtʃuːn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BEFORTUNE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Befortune is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb befortune in English.

WHAT DOES BEFORTUNE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of befortune in the English dictionary

The definition of befortune in the dictionary is to happen, befall, come about.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BEFORTUNE

PRESENT

Present
I befortune
you befortune
he/she/it befortunes
we befortune
you befortune
they befortune
Present continuous
I am befortuning
you are befortuning
he/she/it is befortuning
we are befortuning
you are befortuning
they are befortuning
Present perfect
I have befortuned
you have befortuned
he/she/it has befortuned
we have befortuned
you have befortuned
they have befortuned
Present perfect continuous
I have been befortuning
you have been befortuning
he/she/it has been befortuning
we have been befortuning
you have been befortuning
they have been befortuning
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I befortuned
you befortuned
he/she/it befortuned
we befortuned
you befortuned
they befortuned
Past continuous
I was befortuning
you were befortuning
he/she/it was befortuning
we were befortuning
you were befortuning
they were befortuning
Past perfect
I had befortuned
you had befortuned
he/she/it had befortuned
we had befortuned
you had befortuned
they had befortuned
Past perfect continuous
I had been befortuning
you had been befortuning
he/she/it had been befortuning
we had been befortuning
you had been befortuning
they had been befortuning
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will befortune
you will befortune
he/she/it will befortune
we will befortune
you will befortune
they will befortune
Future continuous
I will be befortuning
you will be befortuning
he/she/it will be befortuning
we will be befortuning
you will be befortuning
they will be befortuning
Future perfect
I will have befortuned
you will have befortuned
he/she/it will have befortuned
we will have befortuned
you will have befortuned
they will have befortuned
Future perfect continuous
I will have been befortuning
you will have been befortuning
he/she/it will have been befortuning
we will have been befortuning
you will have been befortuning
they will have been befortuning
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would befortune
you would befortune
he/she/it would befortune
we would befortune
you would befortune
they would befortune
Conditional continuous
I would be befortuning
you would be befortuning
he/she/it would be befortuning
we would be befortuning
you would be befortuning
they would be befortuning
Conditional perfect
I would have befortune
you would have befortune
he/she/it would have befortune
we would have befortune
you would have befortune
they would have befortune
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been befortuning
you would have been befortuning
he/she/it would have been befortuning
we would have been befortuning
you would have been befortuning
they would have been befortuning
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you befortune
we let´s befortune
you befortune
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to befortune
Past participle
befortuned
Present Participle
befortuning
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BEFORTUNE


afternoon
ˌɑːftəˈnuːn
balloon
bəˈluːn
Cameroon
ˌkæməˈruːn
cartoon
kɑːˈtuːn
commune
kəˈmjuːn
honeymoon
ˈhʌnɪˌmuːn
hoon
huːn
immune
ɪˈmjuːn
June
dʒuːn
Kun
kuːn
maroon
məˈruːn
moon
muːn
noon
nuːn
shoon
ʃuːn
soon
suːn
toon
tuːn
tribune
ˈtrɪbjuːn
tuchun
tuːˈtʃuːn
tune
tjuːn
unfortune
ʌnˈfɔːtʃuːn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BEFORTUNE

befoam
befog
befogged
befogging
befool
before
before long
before one´s time
before the fact
before the mast
before you could say Jack Robinson
before-and-after test
before-tax
beforehand
beforetime
befoul
befouler
befoulment
befret
befriend

WORDS THAT END LIKE BEFORTUNE

attune
autotune
carry a tune
Dame Fortune
detune
fine-tune
fortune
give hostages to fortune
importune
infortune
inopportune
misfortune
Neptune
opportune
retune
signature tune
small fortune
soldier of fortune
untune
wheel of fortune

Synonyms and antonyms of befortune in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «befortune» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BEFORTUNE

Find out the translation of befortune to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of befortune from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «befortune» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

befortune
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

befortune
570 millions of speakers

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befortune
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

befortune
380 millions of speakers
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befortune
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

befortune
278 millions of speakers

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befortune
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

befortune
260 millions of speakers

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befortune
220 millions of speakers

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Befortune
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Translator English - German

befortune
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

befortune
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Translator English - Korean

befortune
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Befortune
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vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

befortune
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

befortune
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दुर्दैव
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

befortune
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

befortune
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

befortune
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

befortune
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

befortune
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

befortune
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

befortune
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

befortune
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

befortune
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of befortune

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BEFORTUNE»

The term «befortune» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.234 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BEFORTUNE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «befortune» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «befortune» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about befortune

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BEFORTUNE»

Discover the use of befortune in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to befortune and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Dictionary of the Language of Shakspeare
... That beetles o'er his base into the sea. Hamlet, i. 4. Beeves. Oxen; cattle; beef. And now has he land and beeves. Henry 4, P. 2, iii. 2. They want their porridge and their fat hnW-beeves. Henry 6, P. 1, i. 2. To Befortune. To happen to ; to befall  ...
Swynfen Jervis, Alexander Dyce, 1868
2
Werke: Comedies: Two gentlemen of Verona. Comedy of errors. ...
As much I wish all good befortune you. When will you go? Sil. . This evening coming. p Egl. Where shall I meet you'? Sil. At friar Patrick's cell, Where I intend 7 holy confession. - Egl. I will not fail your ladyship. Good morrow, gentle lady. Sil.
William Shakespeare, Nikolaus Delius, 1858
3
Two Gentlemen Verona: Third Series
Which, since I know they virtuously are placed, I give consent to go along with you, Recking as little what betideth me 40 As much I wish all good befortune you. When will you go? SILVIA This evening coming. EGLAMOLR Where shall I meet  ...
William Shakespeare, William C. Carroll, 2004
4
Shakspere's Werke, herausg. und erklärt von N. Delius. ...
William Shakespeare Nicolaus Delius. As much I wish all good befortune you. When will you go? Sil. This evening coming. Egl. Where shall I meet you? SU. At friar Patrick's cell, Where I intend 7 holy confession. Egl. I will not fail your ladyship.
William Shakespeare, Nicolaus Delius, 1858
5
Shakspere's Werke: Two gentlemen of Verona. Comedy of ...
As much I wish all good befortune you. When will you go? Sil. This evening coming. Egl. Where shall I meet you? Sil. At friar Patrick's coll, Where I intend " holy confession. ' Egl. I will not fail your ladyship. Good morrow, gentle lady. Sil.
William Shakespeare, Nikolaus Delius, 1858
6
Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of ...
Ecl. Madam, I pitty much your prieuances, Which, since I know they vertuously are plac'd, I giue consent to goe along with you, Wreaking as little what betideth me As much, I wish all good befortune you. Skakspeare. Gentlemen of Verona, fol.
Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose, 1845
7
Encyclopaedia metropolitana: or Universal dictionary of ...
Befort is about thirty-five miles south-west of Col mar, and seventy in the same direction from Strasburg. Latitude 4T3 38' north, and longitude 6° Sf east. BEFORTUNE, be and fortune. Lat. forluna, from fors3 a ferendo ; est enim fors, prout res ...
Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose, 1845
8
An Index to the Remarkable Passages and Words Made Use of by ...
Oh, how that name befits my composition - Ibid. Befortune. As much I wi(h all good befortune you - i Gait, of Verona. Befriend. And God befriend us as our cause is just - I Henry ret. — I (hall beseech him to befriend himself - Julius Cæsar. Beg.
Samuel Ayscough, 1791
9
Shakspeare's Dramatic Works: With Explanatory Notes
Befortune. As much I wish all good befortune you - a Gent, of Verona. Befriend. And God befriend us as our cause is just - i Henry iv. — I (hall beseech him to befriend himself - - "Julius Cerfir. Beg. You cannot beg us, sir - - Love's Labor Loss.
William Shakespeare, Samuel Ayscough, Fenton John Anthony Hort, 1790
10
A Dictionary of the English Language: Intended to Exhibi ... ...
Abbreviature, Accentuate, Accentuation, Actual, Actuate, Admixture, Adventual, Adventure, Agriculture, Aperture, Architcctshure, Armature, Artuate, Attainture, Aventure, Befortune, Bounteous, Calenture, Capitulate, Capshular, Captshur, ...
Noah Webster, 1832

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