HyperDic: induce

English > 5 senses of the word induce:
VERBcreationinduce, bring oncause to arise
communicationinduce, stimulate, cause, have, get, makecause to do
creationinduce, stimulate, rush, hastencause to occur rapidly
cognitioninducereason or establish by induction
creationinduce, inductproduce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes
induce > pronunciation
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English > induce: 5 senses > verb 1, creation
MeaningCause to arise.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"induce a crisis"
Synonymbring on
Broadergenerate, bring forthBring into existence
Spanishinducir, provocar
Catalaninduïr
Adjectivesinduciveinducing or influencing
Nounsinducement, inducingact of bringing about a desired result
inductionthe act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)
English > induce: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningCause to do; cause to act in a specified manner.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE
ModelThey induce him to write the letter
Example"The ads induced me to buy a VCR"
Synonymsstimulate, cause, have, get, make
Narrowerbringinduce or persuade
compel, oblige, obligateForce somebody to do something
decideCause to decide
encouragespur on
leadCause to undertake a certain action / action
letactively cause something to happen / happen / happen / happen
persuadeCause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action
prompt, inspire, instigateServe as the inciting cause of
solicitincite, move, or persuade to some act of lawlessness or insubordination
suborninduce to commit perjury or give false testimony
Spanishcausar, estimular, hacer, incentivar, inducir, ocasionar, producir, provocar
Catalancausar, estimular, fer, incentivar, induir, ocasionar, provocar
Adjectivesinduciveinducing or influencing
Nounsinducementa positive motivational influence
inducersomeone who tries to persuade / persuade or induce or lead on
inducingact of bringing about a desired result
inductionan act that sets in motion some course of events
English > induce: 5 senses > verb 3, creation
MeaningCause to occur rapidly.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsstimulate, rush, hasten
Broadereffect, effectuate, set upproduce
Spanishestimular, provocar
Nounsinducingact of bringing about a desired result
inductionthe act of bringing about something (especially at an early time)
English > induce: 5 senses > verb 4, cognition
Meaningreason or establish by induction.
PatternSomebody ----s that CLAUSE
Categorylogic, logical system, system of logicA system of reasoning
Broaderreason, reason out, concludedecide by reasoning
Spanishinducir
Catalaninduir
Nounsinductionreasoning from detailed facts to general principles
English > induce: 5 senses > verb 5, creation
Meaningproduce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonyminduct
Categoryphysics, natural philosophyThe science of matter and energy and their interactions
Broaderproduce, bring about, give riseCause to happen, occur or exist
Nounsinductionan electrical phenomenon whereby an electromotive force (EMF) is generated in a closed circuit by a change in the flow of current

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