Dire is an Italian irregular verb meaning to say. Dire appears on the 100 Most Used Italian Verbs Poster as the 5th most used irregular verb.
Dire Conjugation: Present Tense
*Irregular forms in bold.
Dire Passato Prossimo
The passato prossimo of Dire is formed by combining the auxiliary verb avere with the past participle detto.
The gerundio of Dire is dicendo.
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 Italian, the 3 regular patterns are for verbs ending in are, ere, and ire.
Italian Conjugation Chart
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