Défendre is a French regular re verb meaning to defend. Défendre appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 8th most used regular re verb.
Défendre Conjugation: Present Tense
Défendre Passé Composé
The passé composé of Défendre is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle défendu.
Défendre Participe Présent
The participe présent of Défendre is défendant.
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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