Spanish Verb Conjugation - defender  

Spanish Verb Conjugation
Spanish Verb: defender     
English Translation:
to defend

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Notes: Radical change: e > ie when accented.


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I defend, am defending defiendo defiendes defiende defendemos defendéis defienden
Present Perfect I have defended he defendido has defendido ha defendido hemos defendido habéis defendido han defendido
Imperfect I was defending, used to defend, defended defendía defendías defendía defendíamos defendíais defendían
Preterite I defended defendí defendiste defendió defendimos defendisteis defendieron
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had defended había defendido habías defendido había defendido habíamos defendido habíais defendido habían defendido
Future I will defend defenderé defenderás defenderá defenderemos defenderéis defenderán
Future Perfect I will have defended habré defendido habrás defendido habrá defendido habremos defendido habréis defendido habrán defendido
Conditional I would defend defendería defenderías defendería defenderíamos defenderíais defenderían
Conditional Perfect I would have defended habría defendido habrías defendido habría defendido habríamos defendido habríais defendido habrían defendido
Preterite Perfect I had defended hube defendido hubiste defendido hubo defendido hubimos defendido hubisteis defendido hubieron defendido


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Present I defend, am defending defienda defiendas defienda defendamos defendáis defiendan
Present Perfect I have defended, defended haya defendido hayas defendido haya defendido hayamos defendido hayáis defendido hayan defendido
Imperfect I defended, was defending defendiera
Past Perfect - Pluperfect I had defended hubiera defendido
hubiese defendido
hubieras defendido
hubieses defendido
hubiera defendido
hubiese defendido
hubiéramos defendido
hubiésemos defendido
hubierais defendido
hubieseis defendido
hubieran defendido
hubiesen defendido.
Future I will defend defendiere defendieres defendiere defendiéremos defendiereis defendieren
Future Perfect I will have defended hubiere defendido hubieres defendido hubiere defendido hubiéremos defendido hubiereis defendido hubieren defendido


  inglés yo él/ella/usted nosotros/-as vosotros/-as ellos/ellas/ustedes
Affirmative Imperative Defend!   defiende defienda defendamos defended defiendan
Negative Commands Don't defend!   no defiendas no defienda no defendamos no defendáis no defiendan

Other Forms

Present Participle defending defendiendo
Past Participle defended defendido
This verb table is based upon the work of Professor Fred Jehle of Indiana-Purdue University. The verb tables can be found at

Translated sentences containing 'defender'

Algún día me haré abogado, y te podré defender legalmente.
One day I will become a lawyer, and I will be able to legally defend you.
Las primeras mujeres que se defendían eran socialdemócratas.
The first women who were defending themselves were social democratic.
El cauteloso abogado defenderá al sospechoso.
The cautious lawyer will defend the suspicious criminal.
¿Cómo eres capaz de defender semejante salvajada?
How are you able to defend such savagery?
Los soldados se defendieron con mucho valor.
The soldiers defended themselves with courage.
El orador defiende su opinión con buenos argumentos.
The speaker defends his opinion with good arguments.
Debemos contar con organizaciones que defiendan estos derechos.
We should count on organizations that defend these rights.
No intento defender ni justificar lo que hacen.
I'm not trying to defend or justify what they're doing.
Esperamos que ella se haya defendido de la falsa acusación.
We hope she defended herself against the false accusation.
¡Defendamos los derechos humanos!
Let’s defend human rights!
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