Determine

  • 21determine — de|ter|mine [ dı tɜrmın ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to officially decide something: determine whether/why/who: It is for the court to determine whether she is guilty. 2. ) transitive often passive to control what something will be:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 22determine — verb (T) 1 to find out the exact details or facts about something: Your parents income is used to determine your level of financial aid. (+ how/what/who etc): The purpose of the exercise is to determine where we want to go from here. 2 to have a… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 23determine — de·ter·mine di tər mən vt, de·ter·mined; de·ter·min·ing tərm (ə )niŋ 1 a) to obtain definite information about with regard to quantity, character, magnitude, or location <determine the ionic concentration> <determine the creatinine in… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 24determine — v. 1) (rare ) (E) he determined to learn English (more usu. is: he is determined to learn English) 2) (L) the police determined that no crime had been committed 3) (Q) we must determine where the conference will take place * * * [dɪ tɜːmɪn] (L)… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 25determine — [14] The central meaning of determine is ‘fix a limit to’, as in ‘determine the scope of an enquiry’. It comes via Old French determiner from Latin dētermināre, a compound verb formed from the prefix dē ‘off’ and termināre ‘limit’ (source of… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 26determine — verb 1) chromosomes determine the sex of the embryo Syn: control, decide, regulate, direct, dictate, govern; affect, influence, mold 2) he determined to sell Syn: resolve, decide, ma …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 27determine — verb 1) chromosomes determine the sex of the embryo Syn: control, decide, regulate, direct, dictate, govern 2) he determined to sell up Syn: resolve, decide, make up one s mind, choose …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 28determine — [dɪˈtɜːmɪn] verb 1) [T] to control what something will be Our prices are determined by the market.[/ex] 2) [I/T] to officially decide something The court must determine whether she is guilty.[/ex] 3) [I/T] to calculate something, or to discover… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 29determine — To terminate; to cease; to end. To put an end to controversy by deciding the issue or issues, by making a settlement, or by adjustment. Field v Auditor, 83 Va 882, 887. Same as hear and determine when used by statute with reference to court… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 30determine — [14] The central meaning of determine is ‘fix a limit to’, as in ‘determine the scope of an enquiry’. It comes via Old French determiner from Latin dētermināre, a compound verb formed from the prefix dē ‘off’ and termināre ‘limit’ (source of… …

    Word origins

  • 31Déterminé — Détermination Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 32determine — Synonyms and related words: abort, act on, actuate, adjudge, advance, affect, afford proof of, aim, aim at, arbitrate, ascertain, aspire after, aspire to, assign, assure, be after, be informed, become acquainted with, bend, bias, bound, bring,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 33determine — [c]/dəˈtɜmən / (say duh termuhn) verb (determined, determining) –verb (t) 1. to settle or decide (a dispute, question, etc.) by an authoritative decision. 2. to conclude or ascertain, as after reasoning, observation, etc. 3. Geometry to fix the… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 34determine — /dɪ tɜ:mɪn/ verb to fix, arrange or decide ● to determine prices or quantities ● conditions still to be determined …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 35determine — v. 1 tr. find out or establish precisely (have to determine the extent of the problem). 2 tr. decide or settle (determined who should go). 3 tr. be a decisive factor in regard to (demand determines supply). 4 intr. & tr. make or cause (a person)… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 36déterminé — См. determinato …

    Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • 37determine — /di terr min/, v., determined, determining. v.t. 1. to settle or decide (a dispute, question, etc.) by an authoritative or conclusive decision. 2. to conclude or ascertain, as after reasoning, observation, etc. 3. Geom. to fix the position of. 4 …

    Universalium

  • 38determine — verb /dɪˈtɜːmɪn,dɪˈtɝmɪn/ a) To set the limits of. b) To ascertain definitely; to figure out …

    Wiktionary

  • 39determine — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. decide, resolve; end, settle, answer; delimit, define, bound; find out, ascertain; specify, restrict, differentiate. See resolution, learning, certainty, choice. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To define]… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 40determine — de·ter·mine || dɪ tɜːmɪn v. decide, settle; conclude; cause, affect …

    English contemporary dictionary