HyperDic: deduce

English > 2 senses of the word deduce:
VERBcognitiondeduce, infer, deduct, derivereason by deduction
communicationdeduce, inferconclude by reasoning
deduce > pronunciation
Soundsdihduw's
Rhymesabstruse ... Zeus: 40 rhymes with uws...
English > deduce: 2 senses > verb 1, cognition
Meaningreason by deduction; establish by deduction.
PatternSomebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsinfer, deduct, derive
Categorylogic, logical system, system of logicA system of reasoning
Narrowerelicitderive by reason
extrapolategain knowledge of (an area not known or experienced) by extrapolating
surmiseinfer / infer from incomplete evidence
Broaderreason, reason out, concludedecide by reasoning
Spanishdeducir, derivar, descontar, desgravar, inferir, provenir
Catalandeduir, desgravar, inferir, provenir
Adjectivesdeductiveinvolving inferences from general principles
deductiverelating to logical deduction
Nounsdeductionreasoning from the general to the particular (or from cause to effect)
English > deduce: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningconclude by reasoning; in logic.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonyminfer
Broaderreason, reason out, concludedecide by reasoning
Spanishdeducir, inferir
Catalandeduir
Adjectivesdeduciblecapable of being deduced
deductiveinvolving inferences from general principles
deductiverelating to logical deduction
Nounsdeductionreasoning from the general to the particular (or from cause to effect)

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