to defend

Is it irregular? Is it reflexive? What is the gerund? What is the past participle?
Yes No defendiendo defendido

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Present Tense

Spanish tense name: Presente
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defiendo
Tu defiendes
El/Ella defiende
Nosotros defendemos
Vosotros defendéis
Ellos/Ellas defienden
Preterite Tense

Spanish tense name: Pretérito
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defendí
Tu defendiste
El/Ella defendió
Nosotros defendimos
Vosotros defendisteis
Ellos/Ellas defendieron
Future Tense

Spanish tense name: Futuro
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defenderé
Tu defenderás
El/Ella defenderá
Nosotros defenderemos
Vosotros defenderéis
Ellos/Ellas defenderán
Conditional Tense

Spanish tense name: Condicional
Mode: Conditional

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defendería
Tu defenderías
El/Ella defendería
Nosotros defenderíamos
Vosotros defenderíais
Ellos/Ellas defenderían
Imperfect Tense

Spanish tense name: Imperfecto
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defendía
Tu defendías
El/Ella defendía
Nosotros defendíamos
Vosotros defendíais
Ellos/Ellas defendían
Present Progressive Tense

Spanish tense name: Presente progresivo
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo estoy defendiendo
Tu estás defendiendo
El/Ella está defendiendo
Nosotros estamos defendiendo
Vosotros estáis defendiendo
Ellos/Ellas están defendiendo
Present Perfect Tense

Spanish tense name: Pretérito perfecto
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo he defendido
Tu has defendido
El/Ella ha defendido
Nosotros hemos defendido
Vosotros habéis defendido
Ellos/Ellas han defendido
Past Perfect Tense

Spanish tense name: Pluscuamperfecto
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo había defendido
Tu habías defendido
El/Ella había defendido
Nosotros habíamos defendido
Vosotros habíais defendido
Ellos/Ellas habían defendido
Future Perfect Tense

Spanish tense name: Futuro perfecto
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo habré defendido
Tu habrás defendido
El/Ella habrá defendido
Nosotros habremos defendido
Vosotros habréis defendido
Ellos/Ellas habrán defendido
Conditional Perfect Tense

Spanish tense name: Condicional perfecto
Mode: Conditional

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo habría defendido
Tu habrías defendido
El/Ella habría defendido
Nosotros habríamos defendido
Vosotros habríais defendido
Ellos/Ellas habrían defendido
Past Anterior Tense

Spanish tense name: Pretérito anterior
Mode: Indicative

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo hube defendido
Tu hubiste defendido
El/Ella hubo defendido
Nosotros hubimos defendido
Vosotros hubisteis defendido
Ellos/Ellas hubieron defendido
Present Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo presente
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defienda
Tu defiendas
El/Ella defienda
Nosotros defendamos
Vosotros defendáis
Ellos/Ellas defiendan
Imperfect Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo imperfecto
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defendiera
Tu defendieras
El/Ella defendiera
Nosotros defendiéramos
Vosotros defendierais
Ellos/Ellas defendieran
Future Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo futuro
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo defendiere
Tu defendieres
El/Ella defendiere
Nosotros defendiéremos
Vosotros defendiereis
Ellos/Ellas defendieren
Preterite Perfect Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo pretérito perfecto
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo haya defendido
Tu hayas defendido
El/Ella haya defendido
Nosotros hayamos defendido
Vosotros hayáis defendido
Ellos/Ellas hayan defendido
Past Perfect Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo pluscuamperfecto
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo hubiera defendido
Tu hubieras defendido
El/Ella hubiera defendido
Nosotros hubiéramos defendido
Vosotros hubierais defendido
Ellos/Ellas hubieran defendido
Future Perfect Subjunctive Tense

Spanish tense name: Subjuntivo futuro perfecto
Mode: Subjunctive

Personal PronounConjugation
Yo hubiere defendido
Tu hubieres defendido
El/Ella hubiere defendido
Nosotros hubiéremos defendido
Vosotros hubiereis defendido
Ellos/Ellas hubieren defendido
Positive Imperative Tense

Spanish tense name: Imperativo positivo
Mode: Imperative

Personal PronounConjugation
Tu defiende
Usted defienda
Nosotros defendamos
Vosotros defended
Ustedes defiendan
Negative Imperative Tense

Spanish tense name: Imperativo negativo
Mode: Imperative

Personal PronounConjugation
Tu defiendas
Usted defienda
Nosotros defendamos
Vosotros defendáis
Ustedes defiendan
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