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Verbing Nouny

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Title formula: Take the present participle of a transitive verb, and give it an object, usually (but not always) the name of a character. Not to be confused with verbing the noun. Or with Noun Verber.

Also known as "Gerund ProperNoun", as coined by Kevin Murphy.


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