Describir verb conjugation in spanish

The Spanish verb “describir” translates to “to describe” in English. It refers to the action of explaining or detailing the characteristics, features, or qualities of a person, object, place, or situation. “Describir” is used to narrate or provide information about something, expressing its appearance, nature, or specific attributes. This verb is fundamental in conversations where you need to articulate and communicate specific details about something.

Describir verb conjugation in the main tenses

Present Indicative:

  • Yo describo (I describe)
  • Tú describes (You describe, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describe (He/She describes)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describimos (We describe)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describís (You all describe, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describen (They describe)

Preterite (Past Simple) Indicative:

  • Yo describí (I described)
  • Tú describiste (You described, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describió (He/She described)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describimos (We described)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describisteis (You all described, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describieron (They described)

Imperfect Indicative:

  • Yo describía (I used to describe, I was describing)
  • Tú describías (You used to describe, You were describing, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describía (He/She used to describe, He/She was describing)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describíamos (We used to describe, We were describing)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describíais (You all used to describe, You all were describing, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describían (They used to describe, They were describing)

Future Indicative:

  • Yo describiré (I will describe)
  • Tú describirás (You will describe, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describirá (He/She will describe)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describiremos (We will describe)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describiréis (You all will describe, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describirán (They will describe)

Conditional:

  • Yo describiría (I would describe)
  • Tú describirías (You would describe, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describiría (He/She would describe)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describiríamos (We would describe)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describiríais (You all would describe, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describirían (They would describe)

Present Subjunctive:

  • Yo describa (That I describe)
  • Tú describas (That you describe, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describa (That he/she describes)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describamos (That we describe)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describáis (That you all describe, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describan (That they describe)

Imperfect Subjunctive:

  • Yo describiera (If I described)
  • Tú describieras (If you described, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describiera (If he/she described)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describiéramos (If we described)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describierais (If you all described, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describieran (If they described)

Imperative:

  • Tú describe (Describe, informal singular)
  • Él/Ella describa (Describe, formal singular)
  • Nosotros/Nosotras describamos (Let’s describe)
  • Vosotros/Vosotras describid (Describe, informal plural – used in Spain)
  • Ellos/Ellas describan (Describe, formal plural)

Please note that “describir” is a regular -ir verb in Spanish, and its conjugation follows the standard patterns for this type of verb.