A

Infinitive arise awake Simple Past arose awakened / awoke Past Participle arisen awakened / awoken

B
backslide be bear beat become begin bend bet bid (farewell) bid (offer amount) bind bite bleed blow break backslid was, were bore beat became began bent bet / betted [?] bid / bade bid bound bit bled blew broke backslidden / backslid been born / borne beaten / beat become begun bent bet / betted [?] bidden bid bound bitten bled blown broken

breed bring broadcast browbeat build burn burst bust buy

bred brought broadcast / broadcasted browbeat built burned / burnt [?] burst busted / bust bought

bred brought broadcast / broadcasted browbeaten / browbeat built burned / burnt [?] burst busted / bust bought

C
cast catch choose cling clothe come cost creep crossbreed cast caught chose clung clothed / clad [?] came cost crept crossbred cast caught chosen clung clothed / clad [?] come cost crept crossbred

cut

cut

cut

D
daydream deal dig disprove dive (jump head-first) dive (scuba diving) do draw dream drink drive dwell daydreamed / daydreamt [?] dealt dug disproved dove / dived dived / dove did drew dreamed / dreamt [?] drank drove dwelt / dwelled [?] daydreamed / daydreamt [?] dealt dug disproved / disproven dived dived done drawn dreamed / dreamt [?] drunk driven dwelt / dwelled [?]

E
eat ate eaten

F
fall feed fell fed fallen fed

feel fight find fit (tailor, change size) fit (be right size) flee fling fly forbid forecast forego (also forgo) foresee foretell forget forgive forsake freeze frostbite

felt fought found fitted / fit [?] fit / fitted [?] fled flung flew forbade forecast forewent foresaw foretold forgot forgave forsook froze frostbit

felt fought found fitted / fit [?] fit / fitted [?] fled flung flown forbidden forecast foregone foreseen foretold forgotten / forgot [?] forgiven forsaken frozen frostbitten

G
get got gotten / got [?]

give go grind grow

gave went ground grew

given gone ground grown

H
hand-feed handwrite hang have hear hew hide hit hold hurt hand-fed handwrote hung had heard hewed hid hit held hurt hand-fed handwritten hung had heard hewn / hewed hidden hit held hurt

I
inbreed inlay input interbreed inbred inlaid input / inputted interbred inbred inlaid input / inputted interbred

interweave interwind

interwove / interweaved interwound

interwoven / interweaved interwound

J
jerry-build jerry-built jerry-built

K
keep kneel knit know kept knelt / kneeled knitted / knit knew kept knelt / kneeled knitted / knit known

L
lay lead lean leap learn leave lend let lie laid led leaned / leant [?] leaped / leapt [?] learned / learnt [?] left lent let lay laid led leaned / leant [?] leaped / leapt [?] learned / learnt [?] left lent let lain

lie (not tell truth) REGULAR light lip-read lose

lied lit / lighted lip-read lost

lied lit / lighted lip-read lost

M
make mean meet miscast misdeal misdo mishear mislay mislead mislearn misread misset misspeak misspell made meant met miscast misdealt misdid misheard mislaid misled mislearned / mislearnt [?] misread misset misspoke misspelled / misspelt [?] made meant met miscast misdealt misdone misheard mislaid misled mislearned / mislearnt [?] misread misset misspoken misspelled / misspelt [?]

misspend mistake misteach misunderstand miswrite mow

misspent mistook mistaught misunderstood miswrote mowed

misspent mistaken mistaught misunderstood miswritten mowed / mown

N
No irregular verbs beginning with "N."

O
offset outbid outbreed outdo outdraw outdrink outdrive outfight outfly outgrow outleap offset outbid outbred outdid outdrew outdrank outdrove outfought outflew outgrew outleaped / outleapt [?] offset outbid outbred outdone outdrawn outdrunk outdriven outfought outflown outgrown outleaped / outleapt [?]

outlie (not tell truth) REGULAR outride outrun outsell outshine outshoot outsing outsit outsleep outsmell outspeak outspeed outspend outswear outswim outthink outthrow outwrite overbid

outlied outrode outran outsold outshined / outshone [?] outshot outsang outsat outslept outsmelled / outsmelt [?] outspoke outsped outspent outswore outswam outthought outthrew outwrote overbid

outlied outridden outrun outsold outshined / outshone [?] outshot outsung outsat outslept outsmelled / outsmelt [?] outspoken outsped outspent outsworn outswum outthought outthrown outwritten overbid

overbreed overbuild overbuy overcome overdo overdraw overdrink overeat overfeed overhang overhear overlay overpay override overrun oversee oversell oversew overshoot oversleep

overbred overbuilt overbought overcame overdid overdrew overdrank overate overfed overhung overheard overlaid overpaid overrode overran oversaw oversold oversewed overshot overslept

overbred overbuilt overbought overcome overdone overdrawn overdrunk overeaten overfed overhung overheard overlaid overpaid overridden overrun overseen oversold oversewn / oversewed overshot overslept

overspeak overspend overspill overtake overthink overthrow overwind overwrite

overspoke overspent overspilled / overspilt [?] overtook overthought overthrew overwound overwrote

overspoken overspent overspilled / overspilt [?] overtaken overthought overthrown overwound overwritten

P
partake pay plead prebuild predo premake prepay presell preset preshrink proofread partook paid pleaded / pled prebuilt predid premade prepaid presold preset preshrank proofread partaken paid pleaded / pled prebuilt predone premade prepaid presold preset preshrunk proofread

prove put

proved put

proven / proved put

Q
quick-freeze quit quick-froze quit / quitted [?] quick-frozen quit / quitted [?]

R
read reawake rebid rebind rebroadcast rebuild recast recut redeal redo redraw refit (replace parts) refit (retailor) read (sounds like "red") reawoke rebid rebound rebroadcast / rebroadcasted rebuilt recast recut redealt redid redrew refit / refitted [?] refitted / refit [?] read (sounds like "red") reawaken rebid rebound rebroadcast / rebroadcasted rebuilt recast recut redealt redone redrawn refit / refitted [?] refitted / refit [?]

regrind regrow rehang rehear reknit relay (for example tiles) relay (pass along) REGULAR relearn relight remake repay reread rerun resell resend reset resew retake reteach

reground regrew rehung reheard reknitted / reknit relaid relayed relearned / relearnt [?] relit / relighted remade repaid reread reran resold resent reset resewed retook retaught

reground regrown rehung reheard reknitted / reknit relaid relayed relearned / relearnt [?] relit / relighted remade repaid reread rerun resold resent reset resewn / resewed retaken retaught

retear retell rethink retread retrofit rewake rewear reweave rewed rewet rewin rewind rewrite rid ride ring rise roughcast run

retore retold rethought retread retrofitted / retrofit [?] rewoke / rewaked rewore rewove / reweaved rewed / rewedded rewet / rewetted [?] rewon rewound rewrote rid rode rang rose roughcast ran

retorn retold rethought retread retrofitted / retrofit [?] rewaken / rewaked reworn rewoven / reweaved rewed / rewedded rewet / rewetted [?] rewon rewound rewritten rid ridden rung risen roughcast run

S

sand-cast saw say see seek sell send set sew shake shave shear shed shine shit shoot show shrink shut sight-read sing

sand-cast sawed said saw sought sold sent set sewed shook shaved sheared shed shined / shone [?] shit / shat / shitted shot showed shrank / shrunk shut sight-read sang

sand-cast sawed / sawn said seen sought sold sent set sewn / sewed shaken shaved / shaven sheared / shorn shed shined / shone [?] shit/ shat / shitted shot shown / showed shrunk shut sight-read sung

sink sit slay (kill) slay (amuse) REGULAR sleep slide sling slink slit smell sneak sow speak speed spell spend spill spin spit split

sank / sunk sat slew / slayed slayed slept slid slung slinked / slunk slit smelled / smelt [?] sneaked / snuck sowed spoke sped / speeded spelled / spelt [?] spent spilled / spilt [?] spun spit / spat split

sunk sat slain / slayed slayed slept slid slung slinked / slunk slit smelled / smelt [?] sneaked / snuck sown / sowed spoken sped / speeded spelled / spelt [?] spent spilled / spilt [?] spun spit / spat split

spoil spoon-feed spread spring stand steal stick sting stink strew stride strike (delete) strike (hit) string strive sublet sunburn swear sweat sweep

spoiled / spoilt [?] spoon-fed spread sprang / sprung stood stole stuck stung stunk / stank strewed strode struck struck strung strove / strived sublet sunburned / sunburnt [?] swore sweat / sweated swept

spoiled / spoilt [?] spoon-fed spread sprung stood stolen stuck stung stunk strewn / strewed stridden stricken struck / stricken strung striven / strived sublet sunburned / sunburnt [?] sworn sweat / sweated swept

swell swim swing

swelled swam swung

swollen / swelled swum swung

T
take teach tear telecast tell test-drive test-fly think throw thrust tread typecast typeset typewrite took taught tore telecast told test-drove test-flew thought threw thrust trod typecast typeset typewrote taken taught torn telecast told test-driven test-flown thought thrown thrust trodden / trod typecast typeset typewritten

U
unbend unbent unbent

unbind unclothe underbid undercut underfeed undergo underlie undersell underspend understand undertake underwrite undo unfreeze unhang unhide unknit unlearn unsew unsling

unbound unclothed / unclad [?] underbid undercut underfed underwent underlay undersold underspent understood undertook underwrote undid unfroze unhung unhid unknitted / unknit unlearned / unlearnt [?] unsewed unslung

unbound unclothed / unclad [?] underbid undercut underfed undergone underlain undersold underspent understood undertaken underwritten undone unfrozen unhung unhidden unknitted / unknit unlearned / unlearnt [?] unsewn / unsewed Unslung

unspin unstick unstring unweave unwind uphold upset

unspun unstuck unstrung unwove / unweaved unwound upheld upset

Unspun Unstuck Unstrung unwoven / unweaved Unwound Upheld Upset

V
No commonly used irregular verbs beginning with "V." To view our extended dictionary including rare and antiquated forms, Click Here.

W
wake waylay wear weave wed weep wet whet REGULAR win woke / waked waylaid wore wove / weaved wed / wedded wept wet / wetted [?] whetted won woken / waked Waylaid Worn woven / weaved wed / wedded Wept wet / wetted [?] Whetted Won

wind withdraw withhold withstand wring write

wound withdrew withheld withstood wrung wrote

Wound Withdrawn Withheld Withstood Wrung Griten

X
No irregular verbs beginning with "X."

Y
No irregular verbs beginning with "Y."

Z
No irregular verbs beginning with "Z."

Irregular Verbs
Base Form
awake be bear beat become begin bend beset bet bid bind bite bleed blow break breed bring broadcast build burn burst buy cast catch choose cling come cost creep cut deal dig dive do draw dream drive drink

Simple Past Tense
awoke was, were bore beat became began bent beset bet bid/bade bound bit bled blew broke bred brought broadcast built burned/burnt burst bought cast caught chose clung came cost crept cut dealt dug dived/dove did drew dreamed/dreamt drove drank

Past Participle
awoken been born beat become begun bent beset bet bid/bidden bound bitten bled blown broken bred brought broadcast built burned/burnt burst bought cast caught chosen clung come cost crept cut dealt dug dived done drawn dreamed/dreamt driven drunk

fall feed feel fight find fit flee fling fly forbid forget forego (forgo) forgive forsake freeze get give go grind grow hang hear hide hit hold hurt keep kneel knit know lay lead leap learn leave lend let lie light lose make mean meet misspell mistake mow overcome

fell fed felt fought found fit fled flung flew forbade forgot forewent forgave forsook froze got gave went ground grew hung heard hid hit held hurt kept knelt knit knew laid led leaped/leapt learned/learnt left lent let lay lighted/lit lost made meant met misspelled/misspelt mistook mowed overcame

fallen fed felt fought found fit fled flung flown forbidden forgotten foregone forgiven forsaken frozen gotten given gone ground grown hung heard hidden hit held hurt kept knelt knit know laid led leaped/leapt learned/learnt left lent let lain lighted lost made meant met misspelled/misspelt mistaken mowed/mown overcome

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