HyperDic: predetermine

English > 2 senses of the word predetermine:
VERBcognitionpredeterminedetermine beforehand
cognitionpredetermine, biascause to be biased
predetermine > pronunciation
Soundspriy.dihter'mahn; priy.diyter'mahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > predetermine: 2 senses > verb 1, cognition
MeaningDetermine beforehand.
PatternSomething ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE; Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE
Narrowerpredestine, foreordain, preordainforeordain or determine beforehand
predestine, predestinate, foreordainforeordain by divine will or decree
Broaderdetermine, shape, mold, influence, regulateshape or influence
Catalandeterminar per endavant, predeterminar
Nounspredeterminationthe act of determining or ordaining in advance what is to take place
predeterminationa mental determination or resolve in advance
predetermination(theology) being determined in advance
English > predetermine: 2 senses > verb 2, cognition
MeaningCause to be biased.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Narrowerslant, angle, weightPresent with a bias
Broaderprejudice, prepossessInfluence (somebody's) opinion in advance

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