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PRONUNCIATION OF BELATE

belate  [bɪˈleɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BELATE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Belate 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 belate in English.

WHAT DOES BELATE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of belate in the English dictionary

The definition of belate in the dictionary is to cause to be late.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BELATE

PRESENT

Present
I belate
you belate
he/she/it belates
we belate
you belate
they belate
Present continuous
I am belating
you are belating
he/she/it is belating
we are belating
you are belating
they are belating
Present perfect
I have belated
you have belated
he/she/it has belated
we have belated
you have belated
they have belated
Present perfect continuous
I have been belating
you have been belating
he/she/it has been belating
we have been belating
you have been belating
they have been belating
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 belated
you belated
he/she/it belated
we belated
you belated
they belated
Past continuous
I was belating
you were belating
he/she/it was belating
we were belating
you were belating
they were belating
Past perfect
I had belated
you had belated
he/she/it had belated
we had belated
you had belated
they had belated
Past perfect continuous
I had been belating
you had been belating
he/she/it had been belating
we had been belating
you had been belating
they had been belating
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you belate
we let´s belate
you belate
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to belate
Past participle
belated
Present Participle
belating
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 BELATE


ablate
æbˈleɪt
calculate
ˈkælkjʊˌleɪt
collate
kɒˈleɪt
correlate
ˈkɒrɪˌleɪt
delate
dɪˈleɪt
dilate
daɪˈleɪt
elate
ɪˈleɪt
fellate
fɛˈleɪt
interrelate
ˌɪntərɪˈleɪt
late
leɪt
misrelate
ˌmɪsrɪˈleɪt
mistranslate
ˈmɪstrænzˈleɪt
overlate
ˌəʊvəˈleɪt
plate
pleɪt
relate
rɪˈleɪt
retranslate
ˌriːtrænsˈleɪt
slate
sleɪt
solate
sɒˈleɪt
translate
trænsˈleɪt
ustulate
ˌʌstjʊˈleɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BELATE

bel esprit
Bel Paese
belabour
belace
belah
belamy
belar
Belarus
Belarusian
Belarussian
belated
belatedly
belatedness
Belau
belaud
belay
belayer
belaying cleat
belaying pin
belch

WORDS THAT END LIKE BELATE

chelate
chocolate
crenelate
cyclandelate
gelate
hot chocolate
intercorrelate
Marprelate
on a plate
pixelate
prelate
regelate
sphacelate
step up to the plate
subchelate
template
tesselate
trachelate
vegelate
velate

Synonyms and antonyms of belate in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «belate» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BELATE

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

Translator English - Chinese

belate
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Belate
570 millions of speakers

English

belate
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

belate
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

belate
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

belate
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

belate
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দেরীতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Belate
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

lambat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Belate
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

belate
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

belate
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Belate
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

belate
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தாமதமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेलेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

geç kalmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

belate
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

belate
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

belate
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

belate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

belate
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

belate
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

belate
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

belate
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of belate

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BELATE»

The term «belate» is normally little used and occupies the 123.466 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BELATE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «belate» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «belate» 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 belate

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BELATE»

Discover the use of belate in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to belate and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Soil survey of ...
Soil Survey of lnclusion 3-Landform: Mountains; geomorphic position: backslope; shape of slope: concave; aspect: north lnclusion 4-Landform: Stream terraces Major Component Description Belate Series Elevation: 6,400 to 8,700 feet ...
United States Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering, 2001
2
Soil survey
... wildlife habitat Suitability for Wildlife Habitat Elements Belate Soil Wild herbaceous plants (nonirrigated): Fair Shrubs (nonirrigated): Fair Softscrabble Soil Wild herbaceous plants (nonirrigated): Fair Shrubs (nonirrigated): Fair Torro Soil Wild ...
United States Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, United States. Soil Conservation Service, 1991
3
Soil survey of Lander County, Nevada, North Part
Belate soils are on convex side slopes of mountains. Slopes are 30 to 75 percent. Mean annual precipitation is about 13 inches, and mean annual temperature is about 43 degrees F. Taxonomic class: Loamy-skeletal, mixed, frigid Aridic ...
Carole E. Jett, United States. Soil Conservation Service, United States. Bureau of Land Management, 1992
4
The Yearbook of Consumer Law 2008
D.J. Harland, 'The legal concept of unfairness and the economic and social environment: fair trade, market law and the consumer interest', in E. Belate (ed.), Unfair Advertising and Comparative Advertising, (Louvain-la-Neuve, 1988), pp. 13-52 ...
Mrs Deborah Parry, Professor Geraint Howells, Ms Annette Nordhausen, 2013
5
A popular and complete English dictionary
BEGRUDGING. 127. BELATE. Becbfdging, be-grud'jlng, p. pr. Envying tho possession of. Begcixe, be-gylle\ u. f. To delude; to deceive; to impose on by artifice or craft. To elude by craft. To elude any thing disagreeable by amusement, or other ...
John Boag, 1848
6
Sabbath School Monthly: National, Undenominational, ...
How was he nourished ? Belate the story of his going to and staying with the widow woman at Zarepath ? LeMon V Elijah and Ahab. 1 Kings xviii. fi-18. Golden Text, Josh. vii. 25. How long did the famine last ? What can you tell of Obadiah ?
7
The LML Collection, Volume II: G'Nights:The Dialect of Home
TWENTYTHREE. So's. Not. to. BeLate. Come on and get up you sleepyheads. I'll be late for school if you don't and then whose faultwill it be? Mary's up.Gee it's snowing out. Grammy, would youbelieve it, it's snowingout. Dad if you want to ...
M.A. Lyons, Ph.D. & Franklyn Grace Lyons, 2007
8
After my Fall from the Tree House:: a Memoir
SometimesIt's. Goodto. beLate. aMonG the Many duties i had was working emergency room shifts. One Friday morning when I arrived for duty a little late I learned that sometimes it's good to be late. When I arrived, all of the corpsmen, nurses ...
Harris Green, 2013
9
The Scots Magazine
requires that it be complied with ; for jt is always absolutely necessary to the happiness of any administration, that she people love and esteem their gover- pors. The supreme magistrate must therefore assume the title of King ; for po title that ...
10
The Prayers of Agnes Sparrow: A Novel of Bright's Pond
“The meeting's about to start and I don't wantto belate.” “Could you fetch me a drink of juice andmaybe a couple tuna sandwiches before yougo? Andhow about a couple of those cherry Danishes left overfrom last Sunday?” “I'll belate, Agnes,  ...
Joyce Magnin, 2010

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BELATE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term belate is used in the context of the following news items.
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Biggest service boost in years on tap for Muni
Every morning for the past four years since selling her car, caregiver Rahel Belate wonders if she will be able to board a 38-Geary Muni bus ... «San Francisco Examiner, Apr 15»
2
My Favorite Bob Hoskins Performance By Far
So, I'm coming to this belatedly. But better belate than never. There are many reasons I like Bob Hoskins, but one reason leaps far out above ... «Huffington Post, May 14»
3
Exclusive: McCartney spokesman calls unreleased album 'leaked …
... was the final “track,” “April Fool's Day,” which the author concludes by saying, “ I am sorry to say that it's just a belate (cq) April Fool's Day.". «Examiner.com, Apr 13»
4
Interview: Director Debashish Raychaudhuri on Bengali Drama …
Chaitali Dasgupta (interview), whose remarkable concept, script, narration and direction in "Amar Jabar Belate" is widely appreciated, plays ... «Washington Bangla Radio, Sep 11»
5
WWE Opinion: How CM Punk Is Revolutionizing Pro Wrestling
As of now, it's unknown how much creative power CM Punk has regarding the directions of his storylines, so I will belate the applause on that. «Bleacher Report, Sep 11»
6
Interview: Music Director Debashish Raychaudhuri on AMAR …
Interview: Music Director Debashish Raychaudhuri on AMAR JABAR BELATE Audio CD Release on Tagore's 70th Death Anniversary. «Washington Bangla Radio, Aug 11»
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Interview: Chaitali Dasgupta on "Amar Jabar Belate" Audio Album …
In an informal discussion in the studio of Washington Bangla Radio, Chaitali talks about her songs-and-recitation album "Amar Jabar Belate" ... «Washington Bangla Radio, Aug 11»
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Audio: Chaitali Dasgupta Marks Baishe Srabon with "Amar Jabar …
Audio: Chaitali Dasgupta Marks Baishe Srabon with "Amar Jabar Belate" Recitation and Songs Bengali CD Release. Fri, 08/05/2011 - 19:23. Audio Broadcast ... «Washington Bangla Radio, Aug 11»

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