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

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

Decrease 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, decrease doesn’t follow the regular rule. The verb “decrease” has five different forms: base form, past simple, past participle form, present perfect, and present perfect participle. So what is decrease‘s past? How do conjugate verbs with decrease verbs?

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Decrease of Definition and Meaning

The word “decrease” is used in different contexts. It can mean to reduce, to diminish, to lessen, to reduce the amount of something.

V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 Form of Decrease

Base Form (V1) decrease
Past Form (V2) decreased
Past Participle Form (V3) decreased
s / es/ es (V4) decreases
‘ing’ form (V5) decreasing

Decrease of Past Simple V2

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

Decrease of Past Participle V3

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

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

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

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

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Conjugation of Decrease V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

Conjugation table: Decrease
Number Singular
Present Simple of decrease I You She/He/It
decrease decrease decreases
Plural
We You They
decrease decrease decrease
Present Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
am decreasing are decreasing is decreasing
Plural
We You They
are decreasing are decreasing are decreasing
Present Perfect of decrease I You She/He/It
have decreased have decreased has decreased
Plural
We You They
have decreased have decreased have decreased
Present Perfect Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
have been decreasing have been decreasing has been decreasing
Plural
We You They
have been decreasing have been decreasing have been decreasing
Past Simple of decrease I You She/He/It
decreased decreased decreased
Plural
We You They
decreased decreased decreased
Past Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
was decreasing were decreasing was decreasing
Plural
We You They
were decreasing were decreasing were decreasing
Past Perfect of decrease I You She/He/It
had decreased had decreased had decreased
Plural
We You They
had decreased had decreased had decreased
Past Perfect Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
had been decreasing had been decreasing had been decreasing
Plural
We You They
had been decreasing had been decreasing had been decreasing
Future Simple of decrease I You She/He/It
will/shall decrease will/shall decrease will/shall decrease
Plural
We You They
will/shall decrease will/shall decrease will/shall decrease
Future Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
will/shall be decreasing will/shall be decreasing will/shall be decreasing
Plural
We You They
will/shall be decreasing will/shall be decreasing will/shall be decreasing
Future Perfect of decrease I You She/He/It
will/shall have decreased will/shall have decreased will/shall have decreased
Plural
We You They
will/shall have decreased will/shall have decreased will/shall have decreased
Future Perfect Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
will/shall have been decreasing will/shall have been decreasing will/shall have been decreasing
Plural
We You They
will/shall have been decreasing will/shall have been decreasing will/shall have been decreasing
Conditional Present of decrease I You She/He/It
would decrease would decrease would decrease
Plural
We You They
would decrease would decrease would decrease
Conditional Perfect of decrease I You She/He/It
would have decreased would have decreased would have decreased
Plural
We You They
would have decreased would have decreased would have decreased
Conditional Present Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
would be decreasing would be decreasing would be decreasing
Plural
We You They
would be decreasing would be decreasing would be decreasing
Conditional Perfect Continuous of decrease I You She/He/It
would have been decreasing would have been decreasing would have been decreasing
Plural
We You They
would have been decreasing would have been decreasing would have been decreasing
Present Subjunctive of decrease I You She/He/It
decrease decrease decrease
Plural
We You They
decrease decrease decrease
Past Subjunctive of decrease I You She/He/It
decreased decreased decreased
Plural
We You They
decreased decreased decreased
Past Perfect Subjunctive of decrease I You She/He/It
had decreased had decreased had decreased
Plural
We You They
had decreased had decreased had decreased
Imperative of decrease I You She/He/It
decrease
Plural
We You They
Let’s decrease decrease

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Example Sentences with Decrease V1 V2 V3 V4 V5

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

  • This year, our market share has decreased considerably.
  • If he continues to drink alcohol, his health will decrease.
  • We record an unrealized gain or loss when the value of an investment increases or decreases but we do not sell it.
  • In 2009, the nation’s population exports decreased by 6%.

Synonym Words For Decrease

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

  • lessen
  • decline
  • diminish
  • dwindle
  • shrink
  • contract
  • drop
  • wane
  • lower
  • reduce

Opposite Words For Decrease

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

  • increase
  • amplify
  • grow
  • rise
  • accumulate
  • expand
  • intensify
  • build
  • enlarge
  • extend
  • boost
  • bourgeon

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Some Frequently Asked Questions About Decrease (Verb)

What is the V1 V2 V3 V4 V5 of decrease?

The past tense of decrease is decreased. The third-person singular simple present indicative form of decrease is decreases. The present participle of decrease is decreasing. The past participle of decrease is decreased.

Base Form (V1) decrease
Past Form (V2) decreased
Past Participle Form (V3) decreased
s / es/ es (V4) decreases
‘ing’ form (V5) decreasing

What is the V2 and V3 form of decrease?

+ The V2 and V3 form of decrease is “decreased“.

What is the sentence of decrease?

What is the past tense V2 of decrease?

+ The past tense of decrease is “decreased“.

What is the past participle V3 of decrease?

+ The past participle of decrease is “decreased“.

What is the present participle V5 of decrease?

+ The present participle of decrease is “decreasing“.

Conclusion

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