HyperDic: stipulate

English > 3 senses of the word stipulate:
VERBcommunicationstipulate, qualify, condition, specifyspecify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement
communicationstipulategive a guarantee or promise of
communicationstipulatemake an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force
stipulate > pronunciation
Soundsstih'pyahley.t
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English > stipulate: 3 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningSpecify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Examples
  • "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"
  • "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
Synonymsqualify, condition, specify
NarrowerprovideDetermine (what is to happen / happen in certain contingencies) , especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation
Broadercontract, undertakeEnter into a contractual arrangement
Similar tostipulateGive a guarantee or promise of
Spanishconcretar, condicionar, disponer, especificar, estipular, precisar
Catalanconcretar, condicionar, especificar, estipular, precisar
Adjectivesstipulatoryconstituted or contracted by stipulation or agreement
Nounsstipulationa restriction that is insisted upon as a condition for an agreement
English > stipulate: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningGive a guarantee or promise of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Example"They stipulated to release all the prisoners"
Broaderguarantee, vouchGive surety or assume responsibility
Similar tostipulate, qualify, condition, specifySpecify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement
Spanishestipular
Catalanestipular
English > stipulate: 3 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningmake an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force.
PatternSomebody ----s
CategoryRoman law, Justinian code, civil law, jus civileThe legal code of ancient Rome
Broadercontract, undertakeEnter into a contractual arrangement

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