spanish-verb-temer-be afraid of

Spanish Verb TEMER: to be afraid of

The Spanish verb temer means 'to be afraid of' and is a regular Spanish ER verb

To remember this, imagine TIMID TIM has the TEMERITY to be afraid of the TEAM MARE!

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Read on, below the TEMER verb table...
           to be afraid of: temer
Imagine TIMID TIM has the TEMERITY to be afraid
of the TEAM MARE!
Simple Tenses - Spanish Verb temer
él, ella, usted
ellos, ellas, ustedes

be afraid of
temo temes teme tememos teméis temen

was afraid of
temía temías temía temíamos temíais temían

was afraid of
temí temiste temió temimos temisteis temieron

will be afraid of
temeré temerás temerá temeremos temeréis temerán

would be afraid of
temería temerías temería temeríamos temeríais temerían

may be afraid of
tema temas tema temamos temáis teman
Imperfect Subjunctive
Imperfecto de Subj.

might be afraid of
temiera temieras temiera temiéramos temiereis temieran
temiese temieses temiese temiésemos temieseis temiesen
Imperatives   Spanish Verb temer - to be afraid of

be afraid of!
teme! tema! temamos! temed! teman!
Negative Imperative
Imperativo Negativo

don't be afraid of!
no temas! no tema! no temamos! no temáis! no teman!
Compound Tenses of the Spanish Verb TEMER  Past Participle: temido - be afraid of
Present Perfect
Perfecto de Indicativo

have been afraid of
he temido has temido ha temido hemos temido habéis temido han temido
Preterit Perfect
Pretérito Anterior

had be afraid of
hube temido hubiste temido hubo temido hubimos temido hubisteis temido hubieron temido
Past Perfect

had be afraid of
había temido habías temido había temido habíamos temido habíais temido habían temido
Present Perfect Subj
Presente Perfecto Subj

may have been ...
haya temido hayas temido haya temido hayamos temido hayáis temido hayan temido
Future Perfect
Futuro Perfecto

will have been ...
habré temido habrás temido habrá temido habremos temido habréis temido habrán temido
Conditional Perfect
Condicional Perfecto

would have been ...
habría temido habrías temido habría temido habríamos temido habríais temido habrían temido
Pluperfect Subjunctive
Pluscuamperf. de sbj

might have been ...
hubiera temido hubieras temido hubiera temido hubiéramos temido hubierais temido hubieran temido
hubiese temido hubieses temido hubiese temido hubiésemos temido hubieseis temido hubiesen temido
Progressive Tenses TEMER  Present Participle: temiendo - be afraid ofing
Present Progressive
Presente Progressivo

am being afraid of
estoy temiendo estás temiendo está temiendo estamos temiendo está temiendo están temiendo
Preterit Progressive
Pretérito Prog

was being afraid of
estuve temiendo estuviste temiendo estuvo temiendo estuvimos temiendo estuvisteis temiendo estuvieron temiendo
Imperfect Progressive
Imperfecto Prog

was being afraid of
estaba temiendo estabas temiendo estaba temiendo estábamos temiendo estabais temiendo estaban temiendo
Future Progressive
Futuro Perfecto Prog

will be being
estaré temiendo estarás temiendo estará temiendo estaremos temiendo estaréis temiendo estarán temiendo
Conditional Progressive
Condicional perf. prog.

would've been being
estaría temiendo estarías temiendo estabría temiendo estaríamos temiendo estaríais temiendo estarían temiendo
Subjunctive Progressive
Subjuntivo Progressivo

may've been being
que ~ temiendo que ~ temiendo que ~ temiendo que ~ temiendo que ~ temiendo que ~ temiendo
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        USING the SPANISH VERB TEMER      

Spanish verb temer - be afraid of temer (de) can also mean: to fear, to be frightened (of).
temer + infinitive: to be frightened or afraid of
No temas: Don't be afraid.
temer por (la vida): to fear for (one's life).

Spanish to be afraid of is temer temerse: to fear, to be afraid.
temer que: to fear that.
Me temo que ...: I'm afraid that, I fear that...
temoroso/a (adj m/f): frightened; frightful, fearful, timid.

Spanish for be afraid of is temer el temor (nm): fear.
el temor de Dios: the fear of God.
el temor de fallar: the fear of failure.

you informal vos replaces - you, informal, singular -
- in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and also in some countries of Central America.
Sometimes it also replaces the formal singular 'Usted'.
In regular ER verbs, the conjugations remain the same as for except for the addition of accents in the following tenses:
Presente:      vos temés
Imperativo:  ¡temé!

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