Trouver conjugation

Conjugate trouver - be

Present tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je trouve I am
Tu
tu trouves you are
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on trouve he/she/it is
Nous
nous trouvons we are
Vous
vous trouvez you all are
Ils/elles
ils/elles trouvent they are

Present perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’ai trouvé I was
Tu
tu as trouvé you were
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on a trouvé he/she/it was
Nous
nous avons trouvé we were
Vous
vous avez trouvé you all were
Ils/elles
ils/elles ont trouvé they were

Past imperfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je trouvais I was being
Tu
tu trouvais you were being
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on trouvait he/she/it was being
Nous
nous trouvions we were being
Vous
vous trouviez you all were being
Ils/elles
ils/elles trouvaient they were being

Past perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’avais trouvé I had been
Tu
tu avais trouvé you had been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on avait trouvé he/she/it had been
Nous
nous avions trouvé we had been
Vous
vous aviez trouvé you all had been
Ils/elles
ils/elles avaient trouvé they had been

Past preterite tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je trouvai I was
Tu
tu trouvas you were
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on trouva he/she/it was
Nous
nous trouvâmes we were
Vous
vous trouvâtes you all were
Ils/elles
ils/elles trouvèrent they were

Past anterior tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’eus trouvé I had been
Tu
tu eus trouvé you had been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on eut trouvé he/she/it had been
Nous
nous eûmes trouvé we had been
Vous
vous eûtes trouvé you all had been
Ils/elles
ils/elles eurent trouvé they had been

Future tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je trouverai I will be
Tu
tu trouveras you will be
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on trouvera he/she/it will be
Nous
nous trouverons we will be
Vous
vous trouverez you all will be
Ils/elles
ils/elles trouveront they will be

Future perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’aurai trouvé I will have been
Tu
tu auras trouvé you will have been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on aura trouvé he/she/it will have been
Nous
nous aurons trouvé we will have been
Vous
vous aurez trouvé you all will have been
Ils/elles
ils/elles auront trouvé they will have been

Present subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que je trouve that I am
Tu
que tu trouves that you are
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on trouve that he/she/it be
Nous
que nous trouvions that we are
Vous
que vous trouviez that you all are
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles trouvent that they are

Present perfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que j’aie trouvé that I have been
Tu
que tu aies trouvé that you have been
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on ait trouvé that he/she/it have been
Nous
que nous ayons trouvé that we have been
Vous
que vous ayez trouvé that you all have been
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles aient trouvé that they have been

Imperfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que je trouvasse that I would be
Tu
que tu trouvasses that you would be
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on trouvât that he/she/it would be
Nous
que nous trouvassions that we would be
Vous
que vous trouvassiez that you all would be
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles trouvassent that they would be

Past perfect subjunctive tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
que j’eusse trouvé that I had been
Tu
que tu eusses trouvé that you had been
Il/elle/on
qu’il/elle/on eût trouvé that he/she/it had been
Nous
que nous eussions trouvé that we had been
Vous
que vous eussiez trouvé that you all had been
Ils/elles
qu’ils/elles eussent trouvé that they had been

Conditional mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
je trouverais I would be
Tu
tu trouverais you would be
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on trouverait he/she/it would be
Nous
nous trouverions we would be
Vous
vous trouveriez you all would be
Ils/elles
ils/elles trouveraient they would be

Conditional perfect tense

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Je
j’aurais trouvé I would have been
Tu
tu aurais trouvé you would have been
Il/elle/on
il/elle/on aurait trouvé he/she/it would have been
Nous
nous aurions trouvé we would have been
Vous
vous auriez trouvé you all would have been
Ils/elles
ils/elles auraient trouvé they would have been

Imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
trouve are!
Nous
trouvons let's be!
Vous
trouvez are!

Past perfect imperative mood

French FormEnglish TranslationEx.
Tu
aie trouvé have been
Nous
ayons trouvé let's have been
Vous
ayez trouvé have been

Feedback: Noticed a mistake? Have a suggestion?

Have you noticed a mistake or a bug here somewhere on this page? Have ideas how we can improve our content? Submit a request for us and we will do our best to take your feedback into account!

Usage information for trouver

There is no additional usage information for the verb trouver.

Examples of trouver

Example in FrenchTranslation in EnglishFm.
! Je sais où le trouver et l'arrêter avant qu'il ne frappe.I know how to find him and stop him before he makes the hit.
" On peut pas me trouver morte sans mascara.""I can't be caught dead without my mascara".
"1927 Hennepin." Ça devrait être facile à trouver."1927 Hennepin." It should be easy enough to check out.
"A mon retour, je souhaite ne pas vous trouver."I shall be back by dinnertime. I do not wish to find you in the house."
"A", je suis terrifiée que ces gars avec des armes vont essayer de nous trouver parce que nous avons vu leur putain de champ de cannabis."A," I'm terrified those guys with guns are gonna try and find us because we saw their stupid pot field.
"..il a trouvé que les princesses avaient déjà dansées, avec les semelles de leurs chaussures, qui étaient pleines de trous.""...he found that the princesses had all been dancing, For the soles of their shoes were full of holes."
"29 juin 1935" une grande dame anglaise... qui, avec son mari poète, Robert Browning... a trouvé le vrai bonheur dans cette glorieuse Florence..Elizabeth Barrett Browning... a true English lady... who, with her poet husband, Robert Browning... found true happiness in this glorious city of Florence..
"Après des années de mauvais diagnostiques, le Docteur Julia a trouvé la véritable cause du trouble neurogène de la vessie de mon fils."After years of being misdiagnosed, "Dr. Julia honed in on the true cause "of my son's neurogenic bladder disorder.
"Après la désormais.. ..incontournable patate-cœur, maman Josette a trouvé..."But one has to accept that one makes a documentary spontaneously, instinctively even.
"Au-dessus des portes de l'enfer... il a trouvé une seule lettre."Lo! Above the gates of hell..." he found a single letter.
" Je ne peux pas dire que c'est le palais de Jason jusqu'à ce que j´y trouve son nom inscrit ici"I can't say this is the palace of Jason until I find his name inscribed here
" Toute personne sachant où se trouve un citoyen grec du nom de Paul Kratides, qui ne parle pas anglais, sera récompensée."Anyone having information as to the whereabouts of a Greek gentleman named Paul Cretites, who cannot speak English, will be rewarded.
" quand tu trouve cette lettre, appelle David Hertzberg."when you find this note, call David Hertzberg.
"C'est dans ses rêves que l'homme trouve la liberté.""But only in their dreams can men be truly free.
"C'est la vérité, Frau Schrammell, mon garçon Schani trouve toujours les meilleures places.""That's the truth, Frau Schrammell - my boy, Schani, always gets the best place!"
Ce qui veux dire ceci , soyons créateurs et trouvons la solution pour ça, Je suis sûr que nous pouvons résoudre çaWhat I mean is this, lady let's be creative and find solution for this I'm sure we can solve this.
"Ne trouvez-vous pas que parfois le rythme est un peu lent ?Do you feel that at times the tempo is apt to be a little slow?
"Ne vous trouvez-vous pas un peu tyrannique, jeune homme ?Don't you think you're being rather high-handed, young man?
"Peut-ˆtre, d'une fa‡on ou d'une autre..." "Si vous trouvez les nouvelles de moi..." "Rappelez-vous-moi juste ..."* Perhaps, somehow... * if you find news of me... * just remember me... * if you can
"Si vous croisez des gens on ne peut plus heureux... s'ils vous en présentent d'autres on ne peut plus affectueux... si vous trouvez leur chef on ne peut plus inspiré, compatissant, et compréhensif, et leur cause, une chose[ Man Reporting ] When you meet the happiest people you've ever known, who introduce you to the most loving people you've ever encountered, and you fiind the leader to be the most inspired, compassionate and understanding.
"Ça sera un endroit que vous trouvez et sur lequel vous serez d'accord."It will be the place you find and agree upon together.
Dites-moi, combien de jeunes princes en feraient de même, leur père se trouvant aussi malade que le vôtre?Tell me, how many good young princes would do so, their fathers being so sick as yours at this time is?
Elle l'a laissé tomber, et moi, me trouvant là, je l'ai ramassé.She let it drop, and I, being there, took't up.
Enfin, ils sont entrés ici et, de fil en aiguille... le poignard se trouvant à portée de main, le drame est vite arrivé.Anyway they came in here and one thing led to another and with the daggers being so handy the end came soon.
Et à part Scott Little se trouvant dans la maison ce soir-là... vous n'avez aucune preuve, physique ou autres qui le lient au crime ?And other than Scott Little being in the house that night... you have no evidence, physical or otherwise, connecting him to the crime, do you?
Il s'était éloigné de lui, le trouvant déroutant et capricieux.He had spurned his younger brother for being peculiar and temperamental.
"..il a trouvé que les princesses avaient déjà dansées, avec les semelles de leurs chaussures, qui étaient pleines de trous.""...he found that the princesses had all been dancing, For the soles of their shoes were full of holes."
"Beaucoup ont été trouvé sur les lignes de front,"Many have been found in the front lines,
"J'ai été occupé, mais j'ai trouvé un petit souvenir. ""I've been pretty busy but managed to pick up a souvenir."
"Je n'en ai pas trouvé."- Seems odd because Ricky's just been saying... - well, that's weird!
"Le Cargo de Diamants n'a pas rempli sa mission. Le diamant tête de Bouddha n'a pas été trouvé.""The Diamond Ship has not fulfilled its mission The Buddha-head diamond has not been found."

Questions and answers about trouver conjugation

Still don't understand something? Ask and receive a reply!

Ask us a question about this word and get it replied to here. Questions are answered by experienced language speakers.

Ask question about trouver
Work in progress

Help us become the best conjugation resource. Find out more.

Play conjugation game!

Practice language skills with real sentences in our free game. Try now!

Tip: CTRL + M for navigation!

You can access a quick navigation menu with the shortcut 'CTRL + M'.

Learn French with our subtitled book!

Check out our new product - a novel subtitled Interlinear book in French to get reading practice! Click on the 'Try out' button below.

Try out

Receive most useful verbs, tips and other info free!

Select the language(s) you're interested in

Similar verbs

VerbTranslation
Same length:
édouverdo
émouverdo
prouverprove
treuverwinch
trocherdo
trollerdo
trompercheat
troquerbarter
trottertrot
Different length:
retrouverrecognize

Other French verbs with the meaning be

Verb
être