To Restrain

Infinitive: to restrain
Gerund: restraining
Past participle: restrained
Simple past: restrained


Irregular forms
Auxilliary verb
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Indicative

Present
I restrain I restrain
you restrain you restrain
he/she/it restrains he/she/it restrains
we restrain we restrain
they restrain they restrain
you restrain you restrain
I do not restrain I don't restrain
you do not restrain you don't restrain
he/she/it does not restrain he/she/it doesn't restrain
we do not restrain we don't restrain
they do not restrain they don't restrain
you do not restrain you don't restrain
Preterite
I restrained I restrained
you restrained you restrained
he/she/it restrained he/she/it restrained
we restrained we restrained
they restrained they restrained
you restrained you restrained
I did not restrain I didn't restrain
you did not restrain you didn't restrain
he/she/it did not restrain he/she/it didn't restrain
we did not restrain we didn't restrain
they did not restrain they didn't restrain
you did not restrain you didn't restrain
Future
I will restrain I'll restrain
you will restrain you'll restrain
he/she/it will restrain he/she/it'll restrain
we will restrain we'll restrain
they will restrain they'll restrain
you will restrain you'll restrain
I will not restrain I won't restrain
you will not restrain you won't restrain
he/she/it will not restrain he/she/it won't restrain
we will not restrain we won't restrain
they will not restrain they won't restrain
you will not restrain you won't restrain

Perfect

Present
I have restrained I've restrained
you have restrained you've restrained
he/she/it has restrained he/she/it's restrained
we have restrained we've restrained
they have restrained they've restrained
you have restrained you've restrained
I have not restrained I haven't restrained
you have not restrained you haven't restrained
he/she/it has not restrained he/she/it hasn't restrained
we have not restrained we haven't restrained
they have not restrained they haven't restrained
you have not restrained you haven't restrained
Past
I had restrained I'd restrained
you had restrained you'd restrained
he/she/it had restrained he/she/it'd restrained
we had restrained we'd restrained
they had restrained they'd restrained
you had restrained you'd restrained
I had not restrained I hadn't restrained
you had not restrained you hadn't restrained
he/she/it had not restrained he/she/it hadn't restrained
we had not restrained we hadn't restrained
they had not restrained they hadn't restrained
you had not restrained you hadn't restrained
Future
I will have restrained I'll have restrained
you will have restrained you'll have restrained
he/she/it will have restrained he/she/it'll have restrained
we will have restrained we'll have restrained
they will have restrained they'll have restrained
you will have restrained you'll have restrained
I will not have restrained I won't have restrained
you will not have restrained you won't have restrained
he/she/it will not have restrained he/she/it won't have restrained
we will not have restrained we won't have restrained
they will not have restrained they won't have restrained
you will not have restrained you won't have restrained

Continuous

Present
I am restraining I'm restraining
you are restraining you're restraining
he/she/it is restraining he/she/it's restraining
we are restraining we're restraining
they are restraining they're restraining
you are restraining you're restraining
I am not restraining I'm not restraining
you are not restraining you aren't restraining
he/she/it is not restraining he/she/it isn't restraining
we are not restraining we aren't restraining
they are not restraining they aren't restraining
you are not restraining you aren't restraining
Past
I was restraining I was restraining
you were restraining you were restraining
he/she/it was restraining he/she/it was restraining
we were restraining we were restraining
they were restraining they were restraining
you were restraining you were restraining
I was not restraining I wasn't restraining
you were not restraining you weren't restraining
he/she/it was not restraining he/she/it wasn't restraining
we were not restraining we weren't restraining
they were not restraining they weren't restraining
you were not restraining you weren't restraining
Future
I will be restraining I'll be restraining
you will be restraining you'll be restraining
he/she/it will be restraining he/she/it'll be restraining
we will be restraining we'll be restraining
they will be restraining they'll be restraining
you will be restraining you'll be restraining
I will not be restraining I won't be restraining
you will not be restraining you won't be restraining
he/she/it will not be restraining he/she/it won't be restraining
we will not be restraining we won't be restraining
they will not be restraining they won't be restraining
you will not be restraining you won't be restraining

Continuous Perfect

Present
I have been restraining I've been restraining
you have been restraining you've been restraining
he/she/it has been restraining he/she/it's been restraining
we have been restraining we've been restraining
they have been restraining they've been restraining
you have been restraining you've been restraining
I have not been restraining I haven't been restraining
you have not been restraining you haven't been restraining
he/she/it has not been restraining he/she/it hasn't been restraining
we have not been restraining we haven't been restraining
they have not been restraining they haven't been restraining
you have not been restraining you haven't been restraining
Past
I had been restraining I'd been restraining
you had been restraining you'd been restraining
he/she/it had been restraining he/she/it'd been restraining
we had been restraining we'd been restraining
they had been restraining they'd been restraining
you had been restraining you'd been restraining
I had not been restraining I hadn't been restraining
you had not been restraining you hadn't been restraining
he/she/it had not been restraining he/she/it hadn't been restraining
we had not been restraining we hadn't been restraining
they had not been restraining they hadn't been restraining
you had not been restraining you hadn't been restraining
Future
I will have been restraining I'll have been restraining
you will have been restraining you'll have been restraining
he/she/it will have been restraining he/she/it'll have been restraining
we will have been restraining we'll have been restraining
they will have been restraining they'll have been restraining
you will have been restraining you'll have been restraining
I will not have been restraining I won't have been restraining
you will not have been restraining you won't have been restraining
he/she/it will not have been restraining he/she/it won't have been restraining
we will not have been restraining we won't have been restraining
they will not have been restraining they won't have been restraining
you will not have been restraining you won't have been restraining

Conditional

Present
I would restrain I would restrain
you would restrain you would restrain
he/she/it would restrain he/she/it would restrain
we would restrain we would restrain
they would restrain they would restrain
you would restrain you would restrain
I would not restrain I wouldn't restrain
you would not restrain you wouldn't restrain
he/she/it would not restrain he/she/it wouldn't restrain
we would not restrain we wouldn't restrain
they would not restrain they wouldn't restrain
you would not restrain you wouldn't restrain
Perfect
I would have restrained I would've restrained
you would have restrained you would've restrained
he/she/it would have restrained he/she/it would've restrained
we would have restrained we would've restrained
they would have restrained they would've restrained
you would have restrained you would've restrained
I would not have restrained I wouldn't have restrained
you would not have restrained you wouldn't have restrained
he/she/it would not have restrained he/she/it wouldn't have restrained
we would not have restrained we wouldn't have restrained
they would not have restrained they wouldn't have restrained
you would not have restrained you wouldn't have restrained

Imperative

(you) restrain (you) restrain
(we) let's restrain (we) let's restrain
(you) restrain (you) restrain
(you) do not restrain (you) don't restrain
(we) let's not restrain (we) let's not restrain
(you) do not restrain (you) don't restrain

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