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Only on the edge of the grave can man conclude anything.
Henry Adams

Meaning of "conclude" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CONCLUDE

From Latin conclūdere to enclose, end, from claudere to close.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CONCLUDE

conclude  [kənˈkluːd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONCLUDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Conclude is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb conclude in English.

WHAT DOES CONCLUDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of conclude in the English dictionary

The first definition of conclude in the dictionary is to come or cause to come to an end or conclusion. Other definition of conclude is to decide by reasoning; deduce. Conclude is also to arrange finally; settle.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CONCLUDE

PRESENT

Present
I conclude
you conclude
he/she/it concludes
we conclude
you conclude
they conclude
Present continuous
I am concluding
you are concluding
he/she/it is concluding
we are concluding
you are concluding
they are concluding
Present perfect
I have concluded
you have concluded
he/she/it has concluded
we have concluded
you have concluded
they have concluded
Present perfect continuous
I have been concluding
you have been concluding
he/she/it has been concluding
we have been concluding
you have been concluding
they have been concluding
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I concluded
you concluded
he/she/it concluded
we concluded
you concluded
they concluded
Past continuous
I was concluding
you were concluding
he/she/it was concluding
we were concluding
you were concluding
they were concluding
Past perfect
I had concluded
you had concluded
he/she/it had concluded
we had concluded
you had concluded
they had concluded
Past perfect continuous
I had been concluding
you had been concluding
he/she/it had been concluding
we had been concluding
you had been concluding
they had been concluding
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will conclude
you will conclude
he/she/it will conclude
we will conclude
you will conclude
they will conclude
Future continuous
I will be concluding
you will be concluding
he/she/it will be concluding
we will be concluding
you will be concluding
they will be concluding
Future perfect
I will have concluded
you will have concluded
he/she/it will have concluded
we will have concluded
you will have concluded
they will have concluded
Future perfect continuous
I will have been concluding
you will have been concluding
he/she/it will have been concluding
we will have been concluding
you will have been concluding
they will have been concluding
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would conclude
you would conclude
he/she/it would conclude
we would conclude
you would conclude
they would conclude
Conditional continuous
I would be concluding
you would be concluding
he/she/it would be concluding
we would be concluding
you would be concluding
they would be concluding
Conditional perfect
I would have conclude
you would have conclude
he/she/it would have conclude
we would have conclude
you would have conclude
they would have conclude
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been concluding
you would have been concluding
he/she/it would have been concluding
we would have been concluding
you would have been concluding
they would have been concluding
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you conclude
we let´s conclude
you conclude
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to conclude
Past participle
concluded
Present Participle
concluding
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONCLUDE


allude
əˈluːd
collude
kəˈluːd
delude
dɪˈluːd
elude
ɪˈluːd
exclude
ɪkˈskluːd
flued
ˈfluːd
illude
ɪˈluːd
include
ɪnˈkluːd
interclude
ˌɪntəˈkluːd
interlude
ˈɪntəˌluːd
lewd
luːd
lude
luːd
occlude
əˈkluːd
overlewd
ˌəʊvəˈluːd
postlude
ˈpəʊstluːd
preclude
prɪˈkluːd
quaalude
ˈkweɪluːd
seclude
sɪˈkluːd
slewed
sluːd
unglued
ʌnˈɡluːd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONCLUDE

concipiency
concipient
concise
concisely
conciseness
concision
conclamation
conclave
conclavism
conclavist
concluder
concluding
conclusion
conclusionary
conclusive
conclusively
conclusiveness
conclusory
concoct
concocter

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONCLUDE

altitude
amplitude
attitude
chorale prelude
Claude
crude
disillude
dude
gratitude
Jude
latitude
longitude
magnitude
multitude
musical interlude
nude
order of magnitude
prelude
rude
solitude

Synonyms and antonyms of conclude in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONCLUDE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «conclude» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of conclude

Translation of «conclude» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONCLUDE

Find out the translation of conclude to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of conclude from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «conclude» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

结束
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

concluir
570 millions of speakers

English

conclude
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निष्कर्ष निकालना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يَخْتَتِمُ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заключать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

concluir
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শেষ করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

conclure
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

membuat kesimpulan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

folgern
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

結論を出す
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

...의 결말을 짓다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyimpulake
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kết luận
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முடிவுக்கு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निष्कर्षापर्यंत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sonuçlandırmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

concludere
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zakończyć
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

робити висновок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a conchide
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ολοκληρώνω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sluit
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sammanfatta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fullføre
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of conclude

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONCLUDE»

The term «conclude» is very widely used and occupies the 11.992 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONCLUDE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «conclude» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «conclude» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about conclude

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10 QUOTES WITH «CONCLUDE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word conclude.
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Henry Adams
Only on the edge of the grave can man conclude anything.
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Josef Albers
I've handled colour as a man should behave. You may conclude that I consider ethics and aesthetics as one.
3
Irving Babbitt
A democracy, the realistic observer is forced to conclude, is likely to be idealistic in its feelings about itself, but imperialistic about its practice.
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Sepp Blatter
There is a movement in club football, which I don't necessarily consider a prime example of solidarity, because it leads us to conclude the rich are getting richer and they are using everything in the market to create an exodus from Africa.
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Felix Bloch
Thanking you once more, I want to wish you the best of luck for your future life and to conclude by saying to you: Dream your dreams and may they come true!
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Tycho Brahe
I conclude, therefore, that this star is not some kind of comet or a fiery meteor... but that it is a star shining in the firmament itself one that has never previously been seen before our time, in any age since the beginning of the world.
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James L. Buckley
I am persuaded that in the case of elected officials, the overwhelming temptation is to conclude that it is more important for your constituents that you be reelected than that you deal honestly with them.
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Adelbert von Chamisso
All possible means were used by the infatuated parents to conclude the bargain; and deception put an end to these usual artifices.
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Stanley Crouch
When people conclude that all is futile, then the absurd becomes the norm.
10
Adam Davidson
If an alien with an accounting degree touched down in America, it might conclude that we're a weird cult that spends 11 months living frugally and four crazy weeks buying tons of stuff we don't need. It wouldn't be entirely wrong, either.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONCLUDE»

Discover the use of conclude in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to conclude and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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High-Containment Biosafety Laboratories: DHS Lacks Evidence ...
The Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) is proposing to move foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) research from its current location on a federally owned island off the northern tip of Long Island, NY -- and potentially into the U.S. mainland.
Nancy Kingsbury, 2009
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Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands: DHS Should ...
In May 2008, the United States enacted the Consolidated Natural Resources Act (CNRA), amending the United States' Covenant with the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) to establish federal control of CNMI immigration in 2009 ...
David Gootnick, 2010
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An Easy Grammar of the French Language, for Young Beginners
François-Marie-Joseph Surault. IMPERATIVE MOOD. [No First Person.] SUBJUNCTIVE MOOD. That they might conclude So conjugate — Exclure, to exclude. Its past participle is exclus. V. CONDUIRE, to conduct, (Active Verb.) INFINITIVE ...
François-Marie-Joseph Surault, 1831
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International Economic Organizations in the International ...
capacity to conclude treaties which is necessary for the exercise of their functions and the fulfillment of their purposes". Art. 6 of the same Convention stipulates: " The capacity of an international organization to conclude treaties is governed by  ...
Sergei a Voitovich, 1995
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Middle English Dictionary
G.429: Ye han bigonne youre question f olily. . that wolden two answeres conclude In o de- mande. al425(cl395) WBible(2) Gal. 3.22: Scripture hath concludid [WB(l): enclosyde] alle thingis vndir synne,that the biheeste of the feith of Jhesu ...
Hans Kurath, 1960
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Competence to conclude international investment agreements - ...
The scope of the new Common Commercial Policy covers competence to conclude general obligations on the liberalization of capital transfer with relation to FDI and establishment.
Thomas Obersteiner, 2010
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Epistemology: A Contemporary Introduction to the Theory of ...
One clue is the naturalness of saying that on the basis of my belief that the knocking sounds like such a woodpecker's pecking, I conclude that there is a woodpecker nearby. I infer that there is one nearby from what I believe about the  ...
Robert Audi, 2003
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Labour Law in Denmark
Even if the minor or the person put under tutelage has in many cases the capacity to conclude contracts of employment, there are certain limitations relating to the content of such contracts. One must remember VML §§1 and 6, which states that  ...
Ole Hasselbalch, 2010
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An Analytical Digested Index to the Common Law Reports: From ...
Cockroft v. Smith, 6 Mod. 263. (b) When it should conclude with a verification. 1. The replication must conelude to the country, where there is an affirmative on one side and negative on the other. 1 Saund. 103 a, b, c. 2. Where a material part of ...
Thomas Coventry, Samuel Hughes, 1832
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Global security: UK-US relations, sixth report of session ...
We conclude that recent minor disagreements between the UK and US do not in any way threaten the underlying strength of the bilateral relationship. However, they do highlight the need for better understanding between the UK and US ...
Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Foreign Affairs Committee, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONCLUDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term conclude is used in the context of the following news items.
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No fraud at Salt River First Nation, RCMP conclude
N.W.T. RCMP say no charges will be laid following a year-long fraud investigation in relation to the Salt River First Nation. The investigation ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
2
Peace talks between Afghan officials, Taliban conclude, plan to …
Pakistan's foreign ministry says one-day peace talks between Afghan officials and Taliban representatives ended with both sides agreeing to ... «The Indian Express, Jul 15»
3
Iran talks have to conclude within 48 hours: Western diplomat
Iran talks have now entered the "final" extension and have to conclude within 48 hours, a Western diplomat said Tuesday in Vienna. "The talks ... «Yahoo News UK, Jul 15»
4
Probing NA-122 result: PML-N counsel to conclude arguments today
Election Tribunal Judge Kazim Ali Malik on Tuesday adjourned the proceedings for final arguments by counsel for the Pakistan Muslim ... «The Express Tribune, Jul 15»
5
Independent Oil and Gas plc to conclude funding negotiations within …
Independent Oil and Gas plc LON:IOG the North Sea focused oil and gas company, has this morning provided an update on long term ... «DirectorsTalk Interviews, Jul 15»
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Don't speculate or conclude until probe into WSJ claims completed …
Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri says it's best to wait for the probe into WSJ report on misappropriation of funds to be completed before commenting. «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
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Fiji to face Canada at the Stoop
England's opening World Cup opponents Fiji will conclude their preparations for the tournament by tackling Canada at the Twickenham Stoop. «BT Sport, Jul 15»
8
Digital India Week celebrations conclude
SHILLONG: The concluding ceremony of the weeklong celebration of the Digital India Week in the State was held at Shillong Public School ... «The Shillong Times, Jul 15»
9
Lawmakers conclude special meet on 1MDB, election funds scandal …
DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang are one of the many opposition MPs discussing financial scandals allegedly involving the prime ... «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
10
Manchester City keen to conclude Sterling deal quickly
Anfield officials are playing things cool and know that City want to conclude as soon as possible. If a deal isn't signed off by the end of next ... «KopTalk, Jul 15»

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