Le verbe clean en anglais : conjugaison, définition, synonymes et expressions

Tous les temps et tous les modes : dĂ©couvrez en dĂ©tails la conjugaison de clean en anglais, ainsi que les principaux synonymes, dĂ©finitions, expressions et phrasal verbs rattachĂ©s Ă  ce verbe !

Tableaux de conjugaison de clean en anglais

Conjugaison du verbe clean Ă  l’indicatif

Le verbe clean au present simple

  • I clean
  • You clean
  • He/she/it cleans
  • We clean
  • You clean
  • They clean

Le verbe clean au present continuous

  • I am cleaning
  • You are cleaning
  • He/she/it is cleaning
  • We are cleaning
  • You are cleaning
  • They are cleaning

Le verbe clean past simple

  • I cleaned
  • You cleaned
  • He/she/it cleaned
  • We cleaned
  • You cleaned
  • They cleaned

Le verbe clean au past continuous

  • I was cleaning
  • You were cleaning
  • He/she/it was cleaning
  • We were cleaning
  • You were cleaning
  • They were cleaning

Le verbe clean au present perfect

  • I have cleaned
  • You have cleaned
  • He/she/it has cleaned
  • We have cleaned
  • You have cleaned
  • They have cleaned

Le verbe clean au present perfect continuous

  • I have been cleaning
  • You have been cleaning
  • He/she/it has been cleaning
  • We have been cleaning
  • You have been cleaning
  • They have been cleaning

Le verbe clean au past perfect

  • I had cleaned
  • You had cleaned
  • He/she/it had cleaned
  • We had cleaned
  • You had cleaned
  • They had cleaned

Le verbe clean au past perfect continuous

  • I had been cleaning
  • You had been cleaning
  • He/she/it had been cleaning
  • We had been cleaning
  • You had been cleaning
  • They had been cleaning

Le verbe clean au future

  • I will clean
  • You will clean
  • He/she/it will clean
  • We will clean
  • You will clean
  • They will clean

Le verbe clean au future continuous

  • I will be cleaning
  • You will be cleaning
  • He/she/it will be cleaning
  • We will be cleaning
  • You will be cleaning
  • They will be cleaning

Le verbe clean au future perfect

  • I will have cleaned
  • You will have cleaned
  • He/she/it will have cleaned
  • We will have cleaned
  • You will have cleaned
  • They will have cleaned

Le verbe clean au future perfect continuous

  • I will have been cleaning
  • You will have been cleaning
  • He/she/it will have been cleaning
  • We will have been cleaning
  • You will have been cleaning
  • They will have been cleaning

Conjugaison du verbe clean au conditionnel

Le verbe clean au conditional present

  • I would clean
  • You would clean
  • He/she/it would clean
  • We would clean
  • You would clean
  • They would clean

Le verbe clean au conditional present continuous

  • I would be cleaning
  • You would be cleaning
  • He/she/it would be cleaning
  • We would be cleaning
  • You would be cleaning
  • They would be cleaning

Le verbe clean au conditional perfect

  • I would have cleaned
  • You would have cleaned
  • He/she/it would have cleaned
  • We would have cleaned
  • You would have cleaned
  • They would have cleaned

Le verbe clean au conditional perfect continuous

  • I would have been cleaning
  • You would have been cleaning
  • He/she/it would have been cleaning
  • We would have been cleaning
  • You would have been cleaning
  • They would have been cleaning

Les autres formes

L’infinitif de clean

  • to clean

Participe présent de clean

  • cleaning

Participe passé de clean

  • cleaned

L’impĂ©ratif de clean

  • clean
  • let’s clean

DĂ©finition de clean en anglais

Que veut dire le verbe clean en anglais ?

Le Cambridge Dictionary donne plusieurs dĂ©finitions du verbe clean.

Penchons-nous sur les principales :

1. To remove dirt from something

I clean my house every day. → Je nettoie ma maison tous les jours.

2. To become clean

This table cleans quite easily. → Cette table se nettoie assez facilement.

3. To prepare a fish or an animal killed for food by removing the inside parts of it that are not eaten

My mother cleaned the fish before frying it up for dinner. → Ma mère a vidĂ© le poisson avant de le faire frire pour le dĂ®ner.

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Les phrasal verbs avec clean en anglais

Rappel : les phrasal verbs (ou “verbes Ă  particule”) sont des verbes qui, lorsqu’ils sont suivis d’un autre mot (la particule), voient leur sens initial complĂ©tĂ© ou modifiĂ©.

Il existe deux phrasal verbs formĂ©s sur le verbe clean :

  • clean somebody out â†’ mettre quelqu’un sur la paille (familier)
  • clean something out â†’ ranger, vider (un endroit)
  • clean up â†’ arrĂŞter la drogue (familier)
  • clean up â†’ faire du mĂ©nage
  • clean up â†’ rafler la mise, se faire plein d’argent (familier)

Les synonymes de clean en anglais

En fonction du contexte, vous pouvez remplacer le verbe to clean par l’un des verbes suivants :

  • bathe â†’ laver
  • brush â†’ brosser
  • cleanse â†’ nettoyer, purger
  • dust â†’ passer le chiffon
  • mop â†’ nettoyer, laver, passer la serpillère
  • scrub â†’ nettoyer, rĂ©curer
  • wash â†’ laver
  • wipe â†’ essuyer

Expressions avec clean en anglais

  • clean driving licence (anglais britannique) → permis de conduire avec tous ses points
  • clean energy â†’ Ă©nergie non-polluante
  • clean getaway â†’ Ă©vasion rĂ©ussie (familier)
  • clean somebody’s clock (anglais amĂ©ricain) → mettre une raclĂ©e Ă  quelqu’un (familier)
  • clean sweep â†’ victoire Ă©crasante, victoire haut la main
  • clean up your act â†’ se reprendre en main, se racheter une conduite (familier)
  • clean-shaven (adjectif) → rasĂ© de près
  • come clean → tout avouer, cracher le morceau (familier)
  • keep your nose clean â†’ se tenir Ă  carreau (familier)
  • show somebody a clean pair of heels â†’ semer, distancer (familier, s’emploie dans une compĂ©tition sportive)
  • spring clean (anglais britannique) → nettoyage de printemps
  • to get a clean checkup â†’ ĂŞtre dĂ©clarĂ© en bonne santĂ©
  • wipe the slate clean â†’ faire table rase du passĂ©, passer l’Ă©ponge

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