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I do have hobbies - I garden and bike, for example - but there's nothing in the world that gives me even a fraction of the pleasure that I derive from hanging around with my wife and daughter.
Chris Bohjalian

Meaning of "derive" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD DERIVE

From Old French deriver to spring from, from Latin dērīvāre to draw off, from de- + rīvus a stream.
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PRONUNCIATION OF DERIVE

derive  [dɪˈraɪv] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DERIVE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Derive 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 derive in English.

WHAT DOES DERIVE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Derive

Derive or derived may refer to: ▪ Derive, a commercial computer algebra system made by Texas Instruments ▪ Dérive, the spontaneous exploration of urban landscapes guided by aesthetic instinct. ▪ dérive – Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung, an Austrian science magazine on urbanism ▪ Derived class, in object-oriented programming ▪ Derived category, in mathematics ▪ Derived set ▪ Derived row, in music theory ▪ Derived trait, in phylogenetics, a trait present in an organism, but absent in the last common ancestor of its group...

Definition of derive in the English dictionary

The first definition of derive in the dictionary is to draw or be drawn in source or origin; trace or be traced. Other definition of derive is to obtain by reasoning; deduce; infer. Derive is also to trace the source or development of.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO DERIVE

PRESENT

Present
I derive
you derive
he/she/it derives
we derive
you derive
they derive
Present continuous
I am deriving
you are deriving
he/she/it is deriving
we are deriving
you are deriving
they are deriving
Present perfect
I have derived
you have derived
he/she/it has derived
we have derived
you have derived
they have derived
Present perfect continuous
I have been deriving
you have been deriving
he/she/it has been deriving
we have been deriving
you have been deriving
they have been deriving
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 derived
you derived
he/she/it derived
we derived
you derived
they derived
Past continuous
I was deriving
you were deriving
he/she/it was deriving
we were deriving
you were deriving
they were deriving
Past perfect
I had derived
you had derived
he/she/it had derived
we had derived
you had derived
they had derived
Past perfect continuous
I had been deriving
you had been deriving
he/she/it had been deriving
we had been deriving
you had been deriving
they had been deriving
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you derive
we let´s derive
you derive
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to derive
Past participle
derived
Present Participle
deriving
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 DERIVE


all-wheel-drive
ˌɔːlwiːlˈdraɪv
arrive
əˈraɪv
deprive
dɪˈpraɪv
descrive
dɪˈskraɪv
drink-drive
ˌdrɪŋkˈdraɪv
drive
draɪv
outdrive
ˌaʊtˈdraɪv
overdrive
ˈəʊvəˌdraɪv
rive
raɪv
strive
straɪv
thrive
θraɪv
underdrive
ˈʌndəˌdraɪv

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DERIVE

derisively
derisiveness
derisory
derivable
derivably
derivate
derivation
derivational
derivationist
derivatisation
derivatise
derivative
derivatively
derivativeness
derivatives
derivatization
derivatize
derived fossil
derived unit
deriver

WORDS THAT END LIKE DERIVE

all-wheel drive
belt drive
cattle drive
CD-ROM drive
disk drive
flash drive
fly-drive
four-wheel drive
front-wheel drive
hard disk drive
hard drive
in overdrive
motor drive
pen drive
rear-wheel drive
sex drive
test drive
test-drive
USB drive
worm drive

Synonyms and antonyms of derive in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DERIVE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «derive» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of derive
collect · draw · elicit · extract · gain · gather · get · glean · obtain · procure · receive

Translation of «derive» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DERIVE

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

Translator English - Chinese

获得
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

obtener
570 millions of speakers

English

derive
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निकाले
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

استخلاص
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

получить
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

obter
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আহরণ করা
260 millions of speakers

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tirer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dapatkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

gewinnen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

引き出す
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

이끌어 내다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Niru
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lấy được
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பெறுகின்றன
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्राप्त करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

türetmek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

trarre
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

czerpią
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

отримати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

derivă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αντλούν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lei
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

härleda
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

utlede
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of derive

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DERIVE»

The term «derive» is very widely used and occupies the 16.041 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DERIVE» OVER TIME

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «DERIVE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word derive.
1
Aesop
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
2
Dorothy Allison
One of the strengths I derive from my class background is that I am accustomed to contempt.
3
Saint Ambrose
God created the universe in such a manner that all in common might derive their food from it, and that the Earth should also be a property common to all.
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Abhishek Bachchan
I don't think your personal life has anything to do with your professional life. They are separate things. Whatever is happening at home shouldn't be carried to work. Everyone has his/her own journey. Some revel in the fact that they derive that from personal contentment, and others draw it from extreme sorrow.
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Wendell Berry
An economy genuinely local and neighborly offers to localities a measure of security that they cannot derive from a national or a global economy controlled by people who, by principle, have no local commitment.
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Chris Bohjalian
I do have hobbies - I garden and bike, for example - but there's nothing in the world that gives me even a fraction of the pleasure that I derive from hanging around with my wife and daughter.
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Benjamin Carson
Those of us who believe in God and derive our sense of right and wrong and ethics from God's Word really have no difficulty whatsoever defining where our ethics come from. People who believe in survival of the fittest might have more difficulty deriving where their ethics come from. A lot of evolutionists are very ethical people.
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Shawn Colvin
Cynicism is tough. A cynic's point of view is really pitiful. I derive pleasure out of a lot of things in life. As long as I'm fairly healthy, it's hard to stay dismal for very long.
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Adrian Cronauer
Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
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Rachel Cusk
As it stands, motherhood is a sort of wilderness through which each woman hacks her way, part martyr, part pioneer; a turn of events from which some women derive feelings of heroism, while others experience a sense of exile from the world they knew.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DERIVE»

Discover the use of derive in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to derive and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Discovering calculus with Derive
This improved edition features a "Getting Started" chapter comprising important Derive instructions, tutorials, practice problems and a quick reference.
Jerry Johnson, Benny Evans, 1995
2
Do Good and Derive Good
Comic based on Vardhamānadeśanā by Mahāvīra on the discourses of the latter to his ten disciples.
Dharmaśīlā (Sādhvī.), Śrīcanda Surānā Sarasa, 1999
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Calculus, Derive Supplement
This problem driven text introduces topics with a real-world problem and derives the general results from it. It can be used with any technology that can graph and find definite integrals numerically.
Deborah Hughes-Hallett, Andrew M. Gleason, Daniel E. Flath, 1994
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The student edition of Derive
System for simplifying, solving, and plotting mathematical expressions.
David C. Arney, 1992
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The MBA: how to prepare for, apply for, and derive maximum ...
Lists graduate schools of business in the United States and discusses entrance examinations, application forms, educational financing, career planning, and the MBA employment outlook
Pat Chew LaFitte, 1981
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Some Benefits the Farmer May Derive from Game Protection
This scarce antiquarian book is a selection from Kessinger Publishing's Legacy Reprint Series.
Theodore Sherman Palmer, 2010
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Extensions of Logic Programming: International Workshop, ...
... Gamma, Delta) , A \== C, '/prevent immediate redundancy not (f member (B, Gamma)) , '/prevent immediate redundancy on right branch derive(( [BlDelta] => C )), '/plot just "axiom" but "derive" now derive ((Delta => A)) . derive (( Gamma => C ) ...
Peter Schroeder-Heister, 1991
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Feasibility Study to Derive a Clinical Decision Rule for ...
Conclusion. Small sample size resulted in the rule's large CIs. Successful model development suggests a decision rule is feasible.
Amy Catherine Plint, 2006
9
The Iliad, books one to eight
The Spartan yipovaia but little resembled the Athenian /SotiXij ? 53. Horace imitates the construction, Ntirropsp iijt flaatXijoc, ? 64. Derive ttvkivoq ? 54. Derive &u.(3p6<rio£, /3poroc, mors (Buttm.) ? 67. Decline 6e/jic in the phrase y 9ifitg ion ?
Homerus, Andrew Robert Fausset, 1860
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Using Multiplayer Differential Game Theory to Derive ...
To derive effective adversarial control algorithms, the adversarial scenario is modeled as a multiplayer differential game.
Johan M. Reimann, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DERIVE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term derive is used in the context of the following news items.
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New York Stock Exchange suspends trading due to technical glitch
Fears of a slow down in China will be a concern for U.S. companies, especially materials and industrial companies, which derive a chunk of ... «India Today, Jul 15»
2
Federal Reverse System: Why Greece, China And Puerto Rico …
The robust dollar is a huge drag on growth for the benchmark S&P 500 because the index's companies derive more than 40 percent their ... «International Business Times, Jul 15»
3
Budget reaction: Govt falls short on supporting the low-carbon …
It puts in jeopardy Britain's ability to derive social, economic, security and environmental benefits from the transformation. "Based on recent ... «Click Green, Jul 15»
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US STOCKS-Wall St stays lower as NYSE trading suspension …
Fears of a slowdown in China will be a concern for U.S. companies, especially materials and industrial companies, which derive a chunk of ... «Reuters UK, Jul 15»
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Dow Industrials Hit 5-Month Low Amid Trading Suspension, Growth …
"Industrials and materials companies in particular derive a significant share of growth from emerging markets economies broadly, including ... «Nasdaq, Jul 15»
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Stopping Police From Wrongly Seizing Assets Will Be Tough
Some districts derive as much as 20 percent of their annual financing from civil forfeiture seizures. >>> Learn more in “Arresting Your Property: ... «Daily Signal, Jul 15»
7
How I Found True Love In An Arranged Marriage
He must derive it from mine, and how and where would I find such a person? Who would love me the way I want to be loved? Who would take ... «Elite Daily, Jul 15»
8
2015 NFL Supplemental Draft Offers Intrigue with Select Few Likely …
... didn't play over his haunches, which would provide better overall balance and a much better base from which he could derive more strength. «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
9
CFCR welcomes intervention by chief justice
"Parliament and the executive derive their powers and competencies from the Constitution - powers and competencies which are also limited ... «Times LIVE, Jul 15»
10
U.S. Stocks Fall Sharply on China Worries
"Industrials and materials companies in particular derive a significant share of growth from emerging markets economies broadly, including ... «Nasdaq, Jul 15»

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