Croire is a French irregular verb meaning to believe. Croire appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 15th most used irregular verb.
Croire Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Croire Passé Composé
The passé composé of Croire is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle cru.
Croire Participe Présent
The participe présent of Croire is croyant.
Regular vs. Irregular Verbs
A verb is called a regular verb when its conjugation follows a typical pattern. A verb which does not follow these patterns exactly is called an irregular verb. In French, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in er, re, and ir.
French Conjugation Chart
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