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He did not arrive at this conclusion by the decent process of quiet, logical deduction, nor yet by the blinding flash of glorious intuition, but by the shoddy, untidy process halfway between the two by which one usually gets to know things.
Margery Allingham

Meaning of "conclusion" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CONCLUSION

Via Old French from Latin.
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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 CONCLUSION

conclusion  [kənˈkluːʒən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONCLUSION

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Conclusion is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONCLUSION MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of conclusion in the English dictionary

The first definition of conclusion in the dictionary is end or termination. Other definition of conclusion is the last main division of a speech, lecture, essay, etc. Conclusion is also the outcome or result of an act, process, event, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONCLUSION


allusion
əˈluːʒən
collusion
kəˈluːʒən
delusion
dɪˈluːʒən
disillusion
ˌdɪsɪˈluːʒən
elusion
ɪˈluːʒən
exclusion
ɪkˈskluːʒən
fusion
ˈfjuːʒən
illusion
ɪˈluːʒən
inclusion
ɪnˈkluːʒən
inconclusion
ˌɪnkənˈkluːʒən
interclusion
ˌɪntəˈkluːʒən
malocclusion
ˌmæləˈkluːʒən
nonconclusion
ˌnɒnkənˈkluːʒən
noninclusion
ˌnɒnɪnˈkluːʒən
occlusion
əˈkluːʒən
pollusion
pəˈluːʒən
preclusion
prɪˈkluːʒən
prolusion
prəˈluːʒən
reclusion
rɪˈkluːʒən
seclusion
sɪˈkluːʒən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONCLUSION

concisely
conciseness
concision
conclamation
conclave
conclavism
conclavist
conclude
concluder
concluding
conclusionary
conclusive
conclusively
conclusiveness
conclusory
concoct
concocter
concoction
concoctive
concoctor

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONCLUSION

blood transfusion
cold fusion
commission
diffusion
effusion
extrusion
in conclusion
infusion
intrusion
optical illusion
perfusion
profusion
protrusion
pultrusion
Rediffusion
refusion
self-delusion
social exclusion
social inclusion
suffusion
transfusion

Synonyms and antonyms of conclusion in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONCLUSION»

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

Translation of «conclusion» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONCLUSION

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

Translator English - Chinese

结论
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

conclusión
570 millions of speakers

English

conclusion
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निष्कर्ष
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

خَاتِـمَة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

заключение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

conclusão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উপসংহার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

conclusion
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kesimpulan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schlussfolgerung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

結論
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

결론
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kesimpulan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kết luận
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தீர்மானம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निष्कर्ष
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sonuç
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

conclusione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wniosek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

висновок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

concluzie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συμπέρασμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gevolgtrekking
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sammanfattning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

konklusjon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of conclusion

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONCLUSION»

The term «conclusion» is very widely used and occupies the 5.728 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONCLUSION» OVER TIME

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «CONCLUSION»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word conclusion.
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Lyman Abbott
Religion is not a conclusion of the reason.
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Margery Allingham
He did not arrive at this conclusion by the decent process of quiet, logical deduction, nor yet by the blinding flash of glorious intuition, but by the shoddy, untidy process halfway between the two by which one usually gets to know things.
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Gregg Allman
I've come to the conclusion that I'm not supposed to be married.
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Francis William Aston
The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race.
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Norman Ralph Augustine
The weaker the data available upon which to base one's conclusion, the greater the precision which should be quoted in order to give the data authenticity.
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David Axelrod
I came to the conclusion months ago, and I said it to members of Congress, that the only way people are going to fully appreciate what this reform is if we pass it and implement it and it becomes not a caricature but a reality, and I still believe that. So I think it will be easier to sell it moving forward than it was to this point.
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Roger Bacon
Reasoning draws a conclusion, but does not make the conclusion certain, unless the mind discovers it by the path of experience.
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Bob Beauprez
Obama and the Democrats' preposterous argument is that we are just one more big tax increase away from solving our economic problems. The inescapable conclusion, however, is that the primary driver of the short-term deficit is not tax cuts but the lack of any meaningful economic growth over the last half decade.
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Robert Blake
I came to the conclusion that the very best thing for Rosie, from the time she was 2 weeks old, was for us to get married.
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Hans Blix
They have been saying for a long time that Iraq made an effort to import active uranium, and my colleague demonstrated the other day that they came to the conclusion that it was a fake document that everybody is relying upon.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONCLUSION»

Discover the use of conclusion in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to conclusion and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Contract I: Pre-contractual Obligations, Conclusion of ...
The principles include a commentary outlining the Acquis foundations, as well as definitions of core legal terms and a glossary on terminology. Formulated with the Acquis Principles in mind, Contract I is the first of a new series.
Research Group on the Existing EC Private Law, 2007
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Multiple-conclusion Logic
This is a sustained study of the subject and is certain to stimulate further research.
D. J. Shoesmith, Timothy John Smiley, 1978
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The Conclusion of the New Testament: Messages 276-294
Messages 276-294 Witness Lee. is a “last day” to every kind of material thing of the physical life. If anyone thirsts and comes to the Lord Jesus and drinks, believing into Him, “out of his innermost being shall flow rivers of living water” (v. 38).
Witness Lee, 2004
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The Repugnant Conclusion: Essays on Population Ethics
This is the first volume devoted entirely to the cardinal problem of modern population ethics, known as 'The Repugnant Conclusion'. This book is a must for (moral) philosophers with an interest in population ethics.
Jesper Ryberg, Torbjörn Tännsjö, 2004
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Misconceptions: Pride and Prejudice: A Conclusion
Misconceptions begins where Jane Austen left off, with the undaunted Mrs Bennet continuing her search to fi nd rich and refi ned husbands for her unmarried daughters, Kitty and Mary.
Doris Nieves, 2010
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The Book of Merlyn: The Unpublished Conclusion to The Once ...
Even in addressing the profound issues of war and peace, The Book of Merlyn retains the life and sparkle for which White is known.
T.H. White, 2012
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The God Conclusion
The God Conclusion is a chapter-by-chapter rebuttal of the infamous book The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins, perhaps the most well-known religion hater of all time.
Keith Allen, 2012
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The Grimm Conclusion
But they have nothing on the story I’m about to tell. This is the darkest fairy tale of all. Also, it is the weirdest. And the bloodiest. It is the grimmest tale I have ever heard. And I am sharing it with you.
Adam Gidwitz, 2013
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A Foregone Conclusion (Webster's Japanese Thesaurus Edition)
This edition is written in English. However, there is a running Japanese thesaurus at the bottom of each page for the more difficult English words highlighted in the text. There are many editions of A Foregone Conclusion.
Inc Icon Group International, William Dean Howells, 2009
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Finally and in conclusion: a political memoir
Barry Desmond's habit of telling it like he saw it kept him close to controversy during thirty years in politics from the 60s to the 90s. A life-long member of the Labour Party, Desmond s
Barry Desmond, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONCLUSION»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term conclusion is used in the context of the following news items.
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Is Wimbledon Win a Foregone Conclusion for Serena Williams After …
The draw is dwindling, and the pressure is rising. Only two matches stand in the way of Serena Williams and a second Serena Slam. To put it ... «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
2
Carpenters Bluff bridge negotiations nearing conclusion
Carpenters Bluff bridge negotiations nearing conclusion ... The new Carpenters Bluff bridge negotiations are nearing a conclusion according to ... «KXII-TV, Jul 15»
3
Chico City Council unable to reach conclusion on what to do with …
Chico >> With citizens championing for public access and some councilors questioning impacts to the city's existing investment, action on ... «Chico Enterprise-Record, Jul 15»
4
Wang Yi: China and France Should Enhance Cooperation for an …
Wang Yi: China and France Should Enhance Cooperation for an Early Conclusion of a Comprehensive Agreement on the Iranian Nuclear ... «MFA China, Jul 15»
5
Greece in or out? It's a 'close call'
We have a Grexit scenario prepared in detail," although he added that he was strongly against such a conclusion to the Greek crisis. «CNBC, Jul 15»
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Euro debt drama will soon arrive at a definitive conclusion
Anti-austerity voters gathering to celebrate in front of the Greek Parliament building in Syntagma Square in Athens on Sunday. The result ... «AsiaOne, Jul 15»
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Grexit not a foregone conclusion despite 'no' vote: DBS
However, despite the over 61 per cent 'no' vote, a Grexit is not a foregone conclusion," DBS Group Economist Radhika Rao said in a report. «Business Standard, Jul 15»
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Fare Thee Well Comes to an Emotional Conclusion
The Fare Thee Well celebration came to roaring close last night at Solider Field as the core surviving members of the Grateful Dead took their ... «jambands.com, Jul 15»
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Jordon Begley's family reacts to jury's conclusion that taser should …
The family of Jordon Begley, who died at home after being tasered by a police officer, have welcomed a jury's conclusion that the use of a taser ... «ITV News, Jul 15»
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School consultation 'a foregone conclusion' says Newport councillor
Newport councillor backs Carisbrooke College, slams Council for lack of transparency and calls the Consultation a foregone conclusion. «On The Wight, Jul 15»

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