Découvrir is a French irregular verb meaning to discover. Découvrir appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 32nd most used irregular verb.
Découvrir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Découvrir Passé Composé
The passé composé of Découvrir is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle découvert.
Découvrir Participe Présent
The participe présent of Découvrir is découvrant.
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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