- 1[transitive] conjugate something to give the different forms of a verb, as they vary according to number, person, tense, etc.
- 2[intransitive] (of a verb) to have different forms, showing number, person, tense, etc. How does this verb conjugate? compare decline
NAmE//ˈkɑndʒəˌɡeɪt//(grammar)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they conjugate
he / she / it conjugates
past simple conjugated
-ing form conjugating