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intransitive verb phrase
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
1. (to become weak)
waste awayCopyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
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