Learn how to conjugate the irregular English verb forbear 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 forbear, first add it to your verb list by clicking on the Add to My Verbs button above.

Indicative

Present simple

  • I forbear
  • you forbear
  • he forbears
  • we forbear
  • you forbear
  • they forbear

Past simple

  • I forbore
  • you forbore
  • he forbore
  • we forbore
  • you forbore
  • they forbore

Future

  • I will forbear
  • you will forbear
  • he will forbear
  • we will forbear
  • you will forbear
  • they will forbear

Present continuous

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

Past continuous

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

Future continuous

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

Present perfect

  • I have forborne

    Variations

    • have forborn
  • you have forborne

    Variations

    • have forborn
  • he has forborne

    Variations

    • has forborn
  • we have forborne

    Variations

    • have forborn
  • you have forborne

    Variations

    • have forborn
  • they have forborne

    Variations

    • have forborn

Pluperfect

  • I had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn
  • you had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn
  • he had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn
  • we had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn
  • you had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn
  • they had forborne

    Variations

    • had forborn

Future perfect

  • I will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn
  • you will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn
  • he will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn
  • we will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn
  • you will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn
  • they will have forborne

    Variations

    • will have forborn

Present perfect continuous

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

Pluperfect continuous

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

Future perfect continuous

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

Subjunctive

  • I would forbear
  • you would forbear
  • he would forbear
  • we would forbear
  • you would forbear
  • they would forbear

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

  • I would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn
  • you would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn
  • he would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn
  • we would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn
  • you would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn
  • they would have forborne

    Variations

    • would have forborn

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

Imperative

Affirmative

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

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