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determine

verb

1 determine

Establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study.

synonyms: ascertain, find, find out.

Roget 480a: discover, find, determine, evolve, learn etc. 539; fix upon; pick up; find out, trace out, make out, hunt out, fish out, ... show more

Roget 480: judge, conclude; come to a conclusion, draw a conclusion, arrive at a conclusion; ascertain, determine, make up one's mind.    deduce, derive, gather, collect, draw an inference, ... show more

Roget 462: answer, respond, reply, rebut, retort, rejoin; give for answer, return for answer; acknowledge, echo.    explain etc. (interpret) 522; ... show more

Roget 278: tend towards, bend towards, point towards; conduct to, go to; point to, point at; bend, trend, verge, incline, dip, determine.    steer for, ... show more

Roget 67: end, close, finish, terminate, conclude, be all over; expire; die etc. 360; come-, draw-to-a-close etc. n.; ... show more

Roget 466: measure, mete; determine, assay; evaluate, value, assess, rate, appraise, estimate, form an estimate, set a value on; appreciate; standardize.    ... show more



2 determine

Shape or influence; give direction to:
— Experience often determines ability.

synonyms: influence, mold, regulate, shape.

Dutch: determineren

3 determine

Fix conclusively or authoritatively.

synonym: set.

Dutch: bepalen, stellen, vaststellen

4 determine

Decide upon or fix definitely.

synonyms: define, fix, limit, set, specify.

Roget 79: specify, particularize, individualize, realize, specialize, designate, determine; denote, indicate, point out, select.    descend to particulars, enter into detail, go into detail, ... show more

Roget 25: quantify, measure, fix, estimate, determine, quantitate, enumerate.   

5 determine

Reach, make, or come to a decision about something.

synonyms: decide, make up one's mind.

Roget 474: be certain etc. adj.; stand to reason.    render certain etc. adj.; insure, ensure, assure; clinch, make sure; determine, decide, ... show more

Roget 604: have determination etc. n.; know one's own mind; be resolved etc. adj.; make up one's mind, will, resolve, determine; decide etc. (judgment) ... show more

Roget 153: be the cause of etc. n .; originate; give origin to, give rise, to, give occasion to; cause, occasion, sow the seeds of, kindle, suscitate; bring on, ... show more

Dutch: beschikken, beslissen, besluiten, decideren, resolveren, uitmaken

6 determine

Fix in scope; fix the boundaries of.

7 determine

Settle conclusively; come to terms.

synonyms: settle, square off, square up.

Roget 600: will, list; see fit, think fit; determine etc. (resolve) 604; enjoin; settle etc. (choose) 609; ... show more

Dutch: schikken, vereffenen

8 determine

Find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort.

synonyms: ascertain, check, find out, learn, see, watch.

Dutch: constateren, leren


Moby thesaurus: abort, act on, actuate, adjudge, advance, affect, afford proof of, aim, aim at, arbitrate, ascertain, aspire after, aspire to, assign, assure, be after, be informed, become acquainted with, bend, bias ... show more.

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