Decay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle Form of decay

Decay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Base Form, Past Simple, Past Participle Form of decay

Decay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 is one of the verbs that are used very commonly in English tests as well as in everyday communication. Also, because it’s an irregular verb, decay doesn’t follow the regular rule. The verb “decay” has five different forms: base form, past simple, past participle form, present perfect, and present perfect participle. So what is decay‘s past? How do conjugate verbs with decay verbs?

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Decay of Definition and Meaning

Decay is a verb that means to degrade, to decrease in quality, to lose vigor or health.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Decay

Base Form (V1) decay
Past Form (V2) decayed
Past Participle Form (V3) decayed
s / es/ es (V4) decays
‘ing’ form (V5) decaying

Decay of Past Simple V2

The verb Decay is also employed in its V2 form as “decayed”’. It is used to indicate the past tense in sentences.

Decay of Past Participle V3

The V3 form is identical to the V2 form. The V3 form is “decayed”. Decayed is used in the past or present perfect tense. 

+ In the present perfect tense, we use the word V1 as ‘have + decayed‘ or ‘has + decayed’.

  • I, you, and we are used as ‘have + decayed‘. 
  • ‘has + decayed’ is used for he, she, and it. 

+ If you need to use the past perfect tense, use ‘had + decayed‘ regardless of the subject.

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Conjugation of Decay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: decay

Number Singular
Present Simple of decay I You She/He/It
decay decay decays
Plural
We You They
decay decay decay
Present Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
am decaying are decaying is decaying
Plural
We You They
are decaying are decaying are decaying
Present Perfect of decay I You She/He/It
have decayed have decayed has decayed
Plural
We You They
have decayed have decayed have decayed
Present Perfect Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
have been decaying have been decaying has been decaying
Plural
We You They
have been decaying have been decaying have been decaying
Past Simple of decay I You She/He/It
decayed decayed decayed
Plural
We You They
decayed decayed decayed
Past Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
was decaying were decaying was decaying
Plural
We You They
were decaying were decaying were decaying
Past Perfect of decay I You She/He/It
had decayed had decayed had decayed
Plural
We You They
had decayed had decayed had decayed
Past Perfect Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
had been decaying had been decaying had been decaying
Plural
We You They
had been decaying had been decaying had been decaying
Future Simple of decay I You She/He/It
will/shall decay will/shall decay will/shall decay
Plural
We You They
will/shall decay will/shall decay will/shall decay
Future Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
will/shall be decaying will/shall be decaying will/shall be decaying
Plural
We You They
will/shall be decaying will/shall be decaying will/shall be decaying
Future Perfect of decay I You She/He/It
will/shall have decayed will/shall have decayed will/shall have decayed
Plural
We You They
will/shall have decayed will/shall have decayed will/shall have decayed
Future Perfect Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
will/shall have been decaying will/shall have been decaying will/shall have been decaying
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been decaying will/shall have been decaying will/shall have been decaying
Conditional Present of decay I You She/He/It
would decay would decay would decay
Plural
We You They
would decay would decay would decay
Conditional Perfect of decay I You She/He/It
would have decayed would have decayed would have decayed
Plural
We You They
would have decayed would have decayed would have decayed
Conditional Present Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
would be decaying would be decaying would be decaying
Plural
We You They
would be decaying would be decaying would be decaying
Conditional Perfect Continuous of decay I You She/He/It
would have been decaying would have been decaying would have been decaying
Plural
We You They
would have been decaying would have been decaying would have been decaying
Present Subjunctive of decay I You She/He/It
decay decay decay
Plural
We You They
decay decay decay
Past Subjunctive of decay I You She/He/It
decayed decayed decayed
Plural
We You They
decayed decayed decayed
Past Perfect Subjunctive of decay I You She/He/It
had decayed had decayed had decayed
Plural
We You They
had decayed had decayed had decayed
Imperative of decay I You She/He/It
decay
Plural
We You They
Let’s decay decay

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Example Sentences with Decay V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

In this section, we will learn about decay sentence examples:

  • The flesh on a deceased body decays quickly.
  • Plants and animals decay and replenish the soil’s minerals and nutrients.
  • His family is decaying.
  • Their house has been decayed since 2018.

Synonym Words For Decay

Synonym of decay word list. Here are a variety of words whose meaning is nearly the synonym of decay:

  • decompose
  • rot
  • grow moldy
  • molder
  • fester
  • crumble
  • putrefy
  • corrode
  • waste away
  • degenrate
  • deteriorate
  • fall off
  • dwindle
  • wane

Opposite Words For Decay

The antonym of decay word list. Here are some words that have nearly the opposite meaning as decay:

  • improve
  • increase
  • rise
  • accumulate
  • ameliorate
  • boost
  • aggrandize
  • bourgeon
  • build
  • burgeon
  • amplify
  • elevate
  • enlarge
  • escalate
  • expand
  • flourish

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Decay (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of decay?

The past tense of decay is decayed. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of decay is decays. The present participle of decay is decaying. The past participle of decay is decayed.

Base Form (V1) decay
Past Form (V2) decayed
Past Participle Form (V3) decayed
s / es/ es (V4) decays
‘ing’ form (V5) decaying

What is the V2 and V3 form of decay?

+ The V2 and V3 form of decay is “decayed“.

What is the sentence of decay?

What is the past tense V2 of decay?

+ The past tense of decay is “decayed“.

What is the past participle V3 of decay?

+ The past participle of decay is “decayed“.

What is the present participle V5 of decay?

+ The present participle of decay is “decaying“.

Conclusion

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