HyperDic: determine

English > 8 senses of the word determine:
VERBcommunicationdetermine, find, find out, ascertainestablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment / experiment, survey, or study
cognitiondetermine, shape, mold, influence, regulateshape or influence
cognitiondetermine, setfix conclusively or authoritatively
communicationdetermine, specify, set, define, fix, limitdecide upon or fix definitely
cognitiondetermine, decide, make up one's mindreach, make, or come to a decision about something
cognitiondeterminefix in scope
communicationdetermine, settle, square off, square upsettle conclusively
communicationdetermine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learnfind out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
determine > pronunciation
Soundsdahter'mahn; dihter'mahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningEstablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment / experiment, survey, or study.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
Synonymsfind, find out, ascertain
NarroweradmeasureDetermine the quantity of someone's share
count, number, enumerate, numerateDetermine the number or amount of
gaugeDetermine the capacity, volume, or contents of by measurement and calculation
rectify(math) determine the length of
redetermineFix, find, or establish again
refractDetermine the refracting power of (a lens)
sequenceDetermine the order of constituents in
situate, locateDetermine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey
translateDetermine the amino-acid sequence of a protein during its synthesis by using information on the messenger RNA
Similar todetermine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learnFind out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort
discover, findmake a discovery, make a new finding
Spanishdecidir, descubrir, determinar, encontrar
Catalandecidir, descobrir, determinar, trobar
Nounsdeterminationthe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
determinationthe act of making up your mind about something
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningshape or influence; give direction to.
PatternSomething ----s something; Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
Example"experience often determines ability"
Synonymsshape, mold, influence, regulate
Narrowercarry weightHave influence to a specified degree
decideInfluence or determine
dispose, inclinemake receptive or willing towards an action or attitude or belief
indexAdjust through indexation
indispose, disinclinemake unwilling
miscreateshape or form or make badly
paceregulate or set the pace of
predetermineDetermine beforehand
reshapeshape anew or differently
timeSet the speed, duration, or execution of
Broadercause, do, makegive rise to
Spanishdeterminar, forjar, formarse, influenciar, influir, moldear, regularizarse
Catalandeterminar, forjar, formar-se, influenciar, influir, regularitzar-se
Nounsdeterminanta determining or causal element or factor
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningFix conclusively or authoritatively.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE; Somebody ----s to somebody
Synonymset
NarrowerchargeSet or ask for a certain price
dateAssign a date / date / date to
filiateFix the paternity of
formatDetermine the arrangement of (data) for storage and display (in computer science)
identify, placerecognize as being
initialize, initialiseAssign an initial value to a computer program
priceDetermine the price of
tax, assessSet or determine the amount of (a payment such as a fine)
valueFix or determine the value of
Spanishconcluir, determinar, resolver
Catalanconcloure, determinar, fixar
Nounsdeterminationthe act of making up your mind about something
determinationa position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 4, communication
Meaningdecide upon or fix definitely.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsspecify, set, define, fix, limit
NarrowerdefineGive a definition for the meaning / meaning of a word
namemention and identify by name
quantifyUse as a quantifier
resetSet anew
Broaderchoose, take, select, pick outpick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
Spanishconcertar, determinar, especificar, fijar, precisar
Catalanconcertar, determinar, especificar, fixar
Adjectivesdeterminanthaving the power or quality of deciding
Nounsdeterminera determining or causal element or factor
determinerone of a limited class of noun modifiers that determine the referents of noun phrases
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 5, cognition
Meaningreach, make, or come to a decision about something.
PatternSomebody ----s that CLAUSE; Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
ModelThey determine to move
Synonymsdecide, make up one's mind
Entailsdebate, deliberatediscuss the pros and cons of an issue
Caused bydecideCause to decide
Narrowerchoose, take, select, pick outpick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
judge, adjudicate, tryput on trial or hear a case and sit as the judge at the trial of
measure, mensurate, measure outDetermine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of
orient, orientateDetermine one's position with reference to another point
purpose, resolvereach a decision
regulate, regularize, regularise, order, governBring into conformity with rules or principles / principles or usage
rule, decreedecide with authority
sealdecide irrevocably
willDetermine by choice
Spanishconcluir, decidirse, decidir, determinar, resolver
Catalandecidir, determinar, prendre una decisió
Adjectivesdeterminanthaving the power or quality of deciding
Nounsdeterminationthe act of making up your mind about something
determinationa position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 6, cognition
MeaningFix in scope; fix the boundaries of.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"the tree determines the border of the property"
Narrowerpin down, peg down, nail down, narrow down, narrow, specifydefine clearly
Broaderspecify, define, delineate, delimit, delimitateDetermine the essential quality of
Spanishdeterminar
Catalandeterminar
Nounsdeterminationthe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 7, communication
MeaningSettle conclusively; come to terms.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymssettle, square off, square up
Narrowerclear, solveSettle, as of a debt
clinchSettle conclusively
compromiseSettle by concession
concertSettle by agreement
Broaderconclude, resolvereach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation
Spanishacordar, decidir, determinar, resolver
Catalandecidir, determinar
Nounsdeterminationthe act of making up your mind about something
determinationa position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
determineran argument that is conclusive
English > determine: 8 senses > verb 8, communication
MeaningFind out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort.
PatternSomebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
ModelThey determine whether there was a traffic accident
Synonymscheck, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn
NarrowertestDetermine the presence or properties of (a substance)
Similar todetermine, find, find out, ascertainEstablish after a calculation, investigation, experiment / experiment, survey, or study
see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assureBe careful or certain to do something
Spanishaprender, averiguar, decidir, determinar, establecer, mirar, ver
Catalanaprendre, decidir, determinar, esbrinar, mirar, trobar, veure
Nounsdeterminationthe act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

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