Vouloir is a French irregular verb meaning to want. Vouloir appears on the 100 Most Used French Verbs Poster as the 4th most used irregular verb.
Vouloir Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Vouloir Passé Composé
The passé composé of Vouloir is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avoir with the past participle voulu.
Vouloir Participe Présent
The participe présent of Vouloir is voulant.
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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