Definitions for future perfect

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fu′ture per′fect(adj.)

  1. of or designating a verb tense or form indicating that the action or state expressed by the verb will be completed by or extend up to a time in the future, and consisting in English of will have followed by a past participle, as will have finished in

    I will have finished it by then.

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  2. (n.)the future perfect tense.

    Category: Grammar

  3. a form in this tense.

    Category: Grammar

Princeton's WordNet

  1. future perfect, future perfect tense(noun)

    a perfective tense used to describe action that will be completed in the future

    "`I will have finished' is an example of the future perfect"


  1. future perfect(Noun)

    A tense that expresses action completed at some time in the future; in English it is formed by use of will have (or shall have) and a past participle


  1. Future Perfect

    Future Perfect is the debut full-length album by Autolux on T-Bone Burnett's label, DMZ, under Columbia. Future Perfect was recorded in Los Angeles at Sunset Sound and was produced by T-Bone Burnett. The opening track on the album, "Turnstile Blues", was known for its heavy, distinctive drumbeat and musical atmosphere. A Pitchfork review stated, "In the first 10 seconds of the album opener, Carla Azar shames most every beat-maker with her ridiculous Leibezeit-cum-Bonham percussion."


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