Cheat On

How to Conjugate Cheat On

  • Infinitive: Cheat On
  • Present Tense: Cheat On/ Cheats On
  • -ing Form: Cheating On
  • Past Tense: Cheated On
  • Past Participle: Cheated On
Cheat On is a non-separable phrasal verb and has 2 definitions.

Definitions of Cheat On:

1. When you are emotionally and/or sexually unfaithful to your girlfriend/boyfriend or spouse.

Examples: Dana couldn’t believe her boyfriend had been cheating on her with her best friend.
When celebrities cheat on each other, it’s all over the news!

2. When someone uses an unfair advantage to improve their score on a test.

Examples: Dennis was tempted to cheat on his exams, but ultimately he studied hard and did well.
Christy got a perfect score only because she cheated on the test.

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