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Detailed Translations for descend from English to French


to descend verb (descends, descended, descending)

  1. to descend (come down; land; go down)
    descendre pour atterrir; atterrir; tomber; glisser
    • atterrir verb (atterris, atterrit, atterrissons, atterrissez, )
    • tomber verb (tombe, tombes, tombons, tombez, )
    • glisser verb (glisse, glisses, glissons, glissez, )
  2. to descend (go down)
    • descendre verb (descends, descend, descendons, descendez, )
  3. to descend (lower; let descent)
    faire descendre; descendre
    • descendre verb (descends, descend, descendons, descendez, )

Conjugations for descend:

  1. descend
  2. descend
  3. descends
  4. descend
  5. descend
  6. descend
simple past
  1. descended
  2. descended
  3. descended
  4. descended
  5. descended
  6. descended
present perfect
  1. have descended
  2. have descended
  3. has descended
  4. have descended
  5. have descended
  6. have descended
past continuous
  1. was descending
  2. were descending
  3. was descending
  4. were descending
  5. were descending
  6. were descending
  1. shall descend
  2. will descend
  3. will descend
  4. shall descend
  5. will descend
  6. will descend
continuous present
  1. am descending
  2. are descending
  3. is descending
  4. are descending
  5. are descending
  6. are descending
  1. be descended
  2. be descended
  3. be descended
  4. be descended
  5. be descended
  6. be descended
  1. descend!
  2. let's descend!
  3. descended
  4. descending
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for descend:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
atterrir come down; descend; go down; land elapse; end up at; expire; fall; go by; land; land at airport; pass; touch down
descendre descend; go down; let descent; lower become lower; bring down; carry down; climb down; climb off; come down; diminish; dismount; drive down; drop; dwindle; elapse; end up somewhere; execute; execute capital punishment; expire; finish off; fire at; get finished; get off; go by; go down; kill; land; lift down; murder; pass; put down; put someone off; put to the sword; shoot; shoot dead; shoot down; shrink; slide down; step down; step out; take down; take someone's life
descendre pour atterrir come down; descend; go down; land
faire descendre descend; let descent; lower drop; put down; put someone off
glisser come down; descend; go down; land delay; fall flat; fall over; glide; make a slip; postpone; skid; skim; slide; slide down; slide off; slip; slip off; slip up; slither; sneak; steal; swipe; topple over; trip; tuck in; tuck up; whizz
tomber come down; descend; go down; land be a failure; be overthrown; collapse; come down; crash down; depend on; drape; drop; end up somewhere; fall; fall down; fall off; fall over; hang; land; pour in; sink; somersault; take a nosedive; thunder down; trip up; tumble; tumble down
- come; come down; condescend; deign; derive; fall; go down; settle

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Related Definitions for "descend":

  1. come as if by falling1
  2. move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way1
  3. do something that one considers to be below one's dignity1
  4. come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example1
    • She was descended from an old Italian noble family1

Wiktionary Translations for descend:

  1. to pass from a higher to a lower place
  1. Faire descendre, mettre plus bas
  2. Traductions à trier suivant le sens.
  3. aller de haut en bas.
  4. Se retrouver, plus ou moins brusquement, dans un état autre

Cross Translation:
descend descendre dalen — naar beneden gaan
descend s’immerger abtauchen — (intransitiv) Seemannssprache, von U-Booten: unter Wasser gehen

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