Verb in French for lighten: éclaircir

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The verb in French for lighten, clear up is the Regular ir verb éclaircir.

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to lighten: éclaircir
Imagine the weather will clear up if we eat these chocolate ECLAIRS, SEE!.
VERB CONJUGATION TABLE éclaircir
Simple Tenses éclaircir
TENSE
je/j'
tu
il
nous
vous
ils
Present
Présent

lighten
éclaircis éclaircis éclaircit éclaircissons éclaircissez éclaircissent
Past Imperfect
Imparfait

lightened
éclaircissais éclaircissais éclaircissait éclaircissions éclaircissiez éclaircissaient
Simple Past
Passé Simple

lightened
éclaircis éclaircis éclaircit éclaircîmes éclaircîtes éclaircirent
Future
Futur

will lighten
éclaircirai éclairciras éclaircira éclaircirons éclaircirez éclairciront
Conditional
Conditionnel

would lighten
éclaircirais éclaircirais éclaircirait éclaircirions éclairciriez éclairciraient
Subjunctive
Subjonctif

may lighten
éclaircisse éclaircisses éclaircisse éclaircissions éclaircissiez éclaircissent
Compound Tenses éclaircir
Present Perfect
Passé Composé

have lightened
ai éclairci as éclairci a éclairci avons éclairci avez éclairci ont éclairci
Past Perfect
Plus-que-Parfait

had lightened
avais éclairci avais éclairci avait éclairci avions éclairci aviez éclairci avaient éclairci
Future Perfect
Futur Antérieur

will have lightened
aurai éclairci auras éclairci aura éclairci aurons éclairci aurez éclairci auront éclairci
Conditional Perfect
Conditionnel Passé

would have lightened
aurais éclairci aurais éclairci aurait éclairci aurions éclairci auriez éclairci auraient éclairci
Imperative
Imperatif

lighten!
éclaircis ! éclaircissons ! éclaircissez !

MORE on the FRENCH VERB éclaircir


French for lighten =éclaircir éclaircir can also mean: to lighten, shed light on.
s'éclaircir: to clear, to fade, to get lighter.
s'éclaircir la voix: to clear one's throat.
une éclaircie: sunny spell, break in the weather.
un éclaircissement: explanation, clarification.

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  • The French verb for lighten éclaircir is a Regular IR verb conjugated using the same pattern of endings as 400+ other Regular IR verbs.
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