French Reflexive Verbs List

French Reflexive Verbs List

Il s’agit d’un goûter au salon de thé

Voici 2 listes – une courte et longue – de verbes pronominaux courants que vous pourriez entendre ou lire dans les journaux français. La liste présente également les traductions les plus courantes.
Here are 2 lists – a short one and a long one – of common reflexive verbs you might hear or read in French newspapers. The list also features their most common translations.

30 verbs

  1. s’affronter …. to compete
  2. s’agir de …. to be about
  3. s’aimer …. to love one another or self
  4. s’amener …. to show up
  5. s’amuser …. to have fun
  6. s’amuser de …. to keep entertained with
  7. s’appeler …. to be called
  8. s’asseoir …. to sit oneself down
  9. s’éclater …. to have a ball
  10. s’en aller …. to leave
  11. s’en vouloir …. to blame one another or self
  12. s’entendre …. to get along with one another, to hear one another or self
  13. s’habiller …. to get dressed
  14. s’inquiéter …. to worry, to be concerned about
  15. s’occuper de …. to take care of
  16. se blesser …. to hurt oneself
  17. se calmer …. to calm down
  18. se comporter …. to behave
  19. se déshabiller …. to undress
  20. se laver …. to wash
  21. se lever …. to get up
  22. se parler …. to talk to one another or self
  23. se passer …. to take place, to happen
  24. se passer de …. to do without
  25. se poser la question (de) …. to ask one another or self
  26. se rappeler …. to remember
  27. se raser …. to shave
  28. se réveiller …. to wake up
  29. se servir de …. to use
  30. se voir …. to meet, to see one another or self

Way too many verbs for your reference

Way too many

  1. s’abaisser à …. to lower oneself to
  2. s’abandonner (à) …. to surrender (to)
  3. s’accentuer …. to intensify, to get an accent
  4. s’accrocher …. to hang, to cling to
  5. s’accumuler …. to accumulate
  6. s’acharner (à, sur) …. to keep attempting to
  7. s’acquérir …. to acquire
  8. s’afficher …. to display
  9. s’affronter …. to compete
  10. s’agir de …. to be about
  11. s’agrandir …. to grow, to expand
  12. s’aimer …. to love one another or self
  13. s’alarmer …. to get alarmed
  14. s’alimenter …. to feed
  15. s’amener …. to show up
  16. s’amuser …. to have fun
  17. s’amuser de …. to keep entertained with
  18. s’angoisser …. to worry about
  19. s’apercevoir …. to realize
  20. s’apitoyer …. to feel sorry
  21. s’appeler …. to be called
  22. s’apprécier …. to appreciate one another or self
  23. s’asseoir …. to sit oneself down
  24. s’éclater …. to have a ball
  25. s’écouler …. to flow, to pass
  26. s’écrire …. to write
  27. s’efforcer de …. to make an effort to
  28. s’égarer …. to get lost, to digress
  29. s’embêter, s’emmerder* …. to be bored stiff, to bother with*
  30. s’émouvoir …. to move (emotionally)
  31. s’employer …. to be used
  32. s’en aller …. to leave
  33. s’en prendre à …. to lash out at
  34. s’en vouloir …. to blame one another or self
  35. s’endormir …. to fall asleep
  36. s’entendre …. to get along with one another or self, to hear one another or self
  37. s’entretenir (de) …. to maintain, to have a discussion
  38. s’étouffer …. to smother
  39. s’évanouir …. to faint
  40. s’habiller …. to get dressed
  41. s’inquiéter …. to worry, to be concerned about
  42. s’inscrire …. to register
  43. s’obtenir …. to be gotten
  44. s’occuper de …. to take care of
  45. s’unir …. to join, to get married
  46. se bagarrer …. to fight
  47. se blesser …. to hurt oneself
  48. se boucher …. to clog itself
  49. se bousculer …. to push and shove, to rush
  50. se brûler …. to burn one another or self
  51. se calmer …. to calm down
  52. se chauffer …. to heat, to warm up
  53. se coiffer …. to do a hairdo, to brush one’s hair
  54. se comporter …. to behave
  55. se conjuguer …. to conjugate
  56. se connecter, se reconnecter …. to connect, to reconnect
  57. se décarcasser …. to bend over backwards
  58. se décomposer …. to decompose
  59. se démener …. to go out of one’s way
  60. se déshabiller …. to undress
  61. se dire …. to state, to claim
  62. se distraire …. to entertain, to distract
  63. se douter de …. to suspect, to realize
  64. se faire du bien …. to treat oneself
  65. se faire mal …. to hurt oneself
  66. se haïr …. to hate
  67. se laver …. to wash
  68. se lever …. to get up
  69. se lier (à, de) …. to become friendly with
  70. se louer …. to rent
  71. se maintenir …. to remain
  72. se marier à …. to marry
  73. se mettre …. to be placed
  74. se mettre à …. to start
  75. se moucher …. to blow one’s nose
  76. se mouiller …. to get wet
  77. se parler …. to talk to one another or self
  78. se passer …. to take place, to happen
  79. se passer de …. to do without
  80. se payer …. to treat one another or self
  81. se poser la question (de) …. to ask one another or self
  82. se pousser …. to push one another or self
  83. se rappeler …. to remember
  84. se raser …. to shave
  85. se rattraper …. to catch up
  86. se refermer …. to close up
  87. se refroidir …. to cool down
  88. se régaler …. to enjoy
  89. se renfermer …. to clam up, to contain
  90. se ressentir …. to feel
  91. se rétablir …. to get well, better
  92. se réveiller …. to wake up
  93. se salir …. to get dirty
  94. se servir de …. to use
  95. se situer …. to be situated
  96. se suivre …. to follow one another or self
  97. se tracasser …. to worry
  98. se tuer (à) …. to kill one another or self, to knock oneself out
  99. se vendre …. to sell
  100. se voir …. to meet, to see one another or self

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