Learn how to conjugate the irregular English verb describe with the below conjugation table. To listen to the audio pronunciation for each conjugation, simply click on the speaker icon next to the conjugated tense. To practice and test yourself on the English verb describe, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I describe
  • you describe
  • he describes
  • we describe
  • you describe
  • they describe

Past simple

  • I described
  • you described
  • he described
  • we described
  • you described
  • they described

Future

  • I will describe
  • you will describe
  • he will describe
  • we will describe
  • you will describe
  • they will describe

Present continuous

  • I am describing
  • you are describing
  • he is describing
  • we are describing
  • you are describing
  • they are describing

Past continuous

  • I was describing
  • you were describing
  • he was describing
  • we were describing
  • you were describing
  • they were describing

Future continuous

  • I will be describing
  • you will be describing
  • he will be describing
  • we will be describing
  • you will be describing
  • they will be describing

Present perfect

  • I have described
  • you have described
  • he has described
  • we have described
  • you have described
  • they have described

Pluperfect

  • I had described
  • you had described
  • he had described
  • we had described
  • you had described
  • they had described

Future perfect

  • I will have described
  • you will have described
  • he will have described
  • we will have described
  • you will have described
  • they will have described

Present perfect continuous

  • I have been describing
  • you have been describing
  • he has been describing
  • we have been describing
  • you have been describing
  • they have been describing

Pluperfect continuous

  • I had been describing
  • you had been describing
  • he had been describing
  • we had been describing
  • you had been describing
  • they had been describing

Future perfect continuous

  • I will have been describing
  • you will have been describing
  • he will have been describing
  • we will have been describing
  • you will have been describing
  • they will have been describing

Subjunctive

  • I would describe
  • you would describe
  • he would describe
  • we would describe
  • you would describe
  • they would describe

  • I would be describing
  • you would be describing
  • he would be describing
  • we would be describing
  • you would be describing
  • they would be describing

  • I would have described
  • you would have described
  • he would have described
  • we would have described
  • you would have described
  • they would have described

  • I would have been describing
  • you would have been describing
  • he would have been describing
  • we would have been describing
  • you would have been describing
  • they would have been describing

Imperative

Affirmative

  • (you) describe
  • (we) Let's describe
  • (you) describe

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