Complete Definition of "faire"

English

Adjective
infl|en|adjective

  1. obsolete spelling of|fair

Noun
en-noun

  1. obsolete spelling of|fair

French

Etymology
Latin facere

Pronunciation
w:IPA|IPA: /fÉÊ/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /fER/

Transitive verb
rfc-trverb|Transitive verb
faire

  1. to do

#:faire la vaisselle - to do the washing-up

  1. to make

#:faire une erreur - to make a mistake

  1. to make (someone do something)

#:Tu me fais rire. - You make me laugh.

  1. (temperature, weather; impersonal)

#: Il fait chaud. - It's hot.

Related terms
facile
façon
facture

Conjugation

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|-
! colspan"3" style"background:#e2e4c0" | infinitive
| colspan="5" | faire

|-
! colspan"3" style"background:#e2e4c0" | present participle
| colspan="5" | faisant

|-
! colspan"3" style"background:#e2e4c0" | past participle
| colspan="5" | fait

|-
! colspan"2" rowspan"2" style="background:#C0C0C0" | person
! colspan"3" style"background:#C0C0C0" | singular
! colspan"3" style"background:#C0C0C0" | plural

|-
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | first
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | second
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | third
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | first
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | second
! style="background:#C0C0C0;width:12.5%" | third

|-
! style"background:#c0cfe4" rowspan"5"| indicative
! style="background:#c0cfe4" |
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | je
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | tu
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | il
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | nous
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | vous
! style="background:#c0cfe4" | ils

|-
! style="height:3em;background:#c0cfe4" | present
| fais
| fais
| fait
| faisons
| faites
| font

|-
! style="height:3em;background:#c0cfe4" | imperfect
| faisais
| faisais
| faisait
| faisions
| faisiez
| faisaient

|-
! style="height:3em;background:#c0cfe4" | past historic
| fis
| fis
| fit
| fîmes
| fîtes
| firent

|-
! style="height:3em;background:#c0cfe4" | future
| ferai
| feras
| fera
| ferons
| ferez
| feront

|-
! colspan"2" style"height:3em;background:#c0cfe4" | conditional
| ferais
| ferais
| ferais
| ferions
| feriez
| feraient

|-
! style"background:#c0e4c0" rowspan"3" | subjunctive
! style="background:#c0e4c0" |
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | que je
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | que tu
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | qu'il
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | que nous
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | que vous
! style="background:#c0e4c0" | qu'ils

|-
! style="height:3em;background:#c0e4c0" | present
| fasse
| fasses
| fasse
| fassions
| fassiez
| fassent

|-
! style"height:3em;background:#c0e4c0" rowspan"1" | imperfect
| fisse
| fisses
| fît
| fissions
| fissiez
| fissent

|-
! colspan"2" rowspan"2" style="height:3em;background:#e4d4c0" | imperative
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | -
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | tu
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | -
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | nous
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | vous
! style="background:#e4d4c0" | -

|-
|| fais
|

| faisons
| faites
|

|}
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Category:French auxiliary verbs
Category:French verbs

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