Retenir – to retain, keep

French Verb Conjugations

 PresentImperfectFutureConditionalSubjunctiveImperfect subj.
vousretenezreteniezretiendrezretiendriezreteniez retinssiez
 Passé composéPast perfectFuture perfectPast conditionalPast subjunctivePluperfect subj.
j’ai retenuavais retenuaurai retenuaurais retenuaie retenueusse retenu
tuas retenuavais retenuauras retenuaurais retenuaies retenueusses retenu
ila retenuavait retenuaura retenuaurait retenuait retenueût retenu
nousavons retenuavions retenuaurons retenuaurions retenuayons retenueussions retenu
vousavez retenuaviez retenuaurez retenuauriez retenuayez retenueussiez retenu
ilsont retenuavaient retenuauront retenuauraient retenuaient retenueussent retenu
 Passé simplePast anteriorImperativeParticiples 
jeretinseus retenu (tu)retiens Presentretenant
turetinseus retenu (nous)retenons Pastretenu
ilretinteut retenu (vous)retenez Perfectayant retenu
nousretînmeseûmes retenu Past imperative  
vousretînteseûtes retenu (tu)aie retenuPast infinitive
ilsretinrenteurent retenu (nous)ayons retenu avoir retenu
    (vous)ayez retenu  

  Retenir is an irregular -ir verb.

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