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I'm always determined that as a novelist I'm going to go out there and research my characters very thoroughly before I start writing.
Chris Cleave

Meaning of "determined" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DETERMINED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DETERMINED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Determined is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DETERMINED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Determinacy

In set theory, a branch of mathematics, determinacy is the study of under what circumstances one or the other player of a game must have a winning strategy, and the consequences of the existence of such strategies.

Definition of determined in the English dictionary

The definition of determined in the dictionary is of unwavering mind; resolute; firm.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DETERMINED


behind
bɪˈhaɪnd
blind
blaɪnd
combined
kəmˈbaɪnd
contained
kənˈteɪnd
ermined
ˈɜːmɪnd
find
faɪnd
Ind
ɪnd
indetermined
ˌɪndɪˈtɜːmɪnd
kind
kaɪnd
mind
maɪnd
overdetermined
ˌəʊvədɪˈtɜːmɪnd
predetermined
ˌpriːdɪˈtɜːmɪnd
self-determined
ˌselfdɪˈtɜːmɪnd
Sind
sɪnd
undefined
ˌʌndɪˈfaɪnd
undetermined
ˌʌndɪˈtɜːmɪnd
unexamined
ˌʌnɪɡˈzæmɪnd
unillumined
ˌʌnɪˈluːmɪnd
vermined
ˈvɜːmɪnd
wind
wɪnd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DETERMINED

determinably
determinacy
determinant
determinantal
determinate
determinately
determinateness
determination
determinative
determinatively
determinativeness
determinator
determine
determinedly
determinedness
determiner
determining
determinism
determinist
deterministic

WORDS THAT END LIKE DETERMINED

confined
constrained
destined
disciplined
drained
inclined
lined
refined
restrained
ruined
self-contained
stained
strained
streamlined
sustained
trained
unexplained
unmined
user-defined
well-defined

Synonyms and antonyms of determined in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «DETERMINED»

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

Translation of «determined» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DETERMINED

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

Translator English - Chinese

决意的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

decidido
570 millions of speakers

English

determined
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

निर्धारित
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُصِرّ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

решительный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

determinado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নির্ধারিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

déterminé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ditentukan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

entschlossen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

断固とした
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

단호한
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ditemtokake
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kiên quyết
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தீர்மானிக்கப்படுகிறது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

निर्धारित
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

belirlenen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

determinato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zdecydowany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

рішучий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hotărât
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αποφασισμένος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bepaal
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bestämd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

måbevisst
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of determined

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DETERMINED»

The term «determined» is very widely used and occupies the 4.123 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DETERMINED» OVER TIME

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

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10 QUOTES WITH «DETERMINED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word determined.
1
Jane Addams
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
2
Peter Akinola
We have been filled with grief as we have witnessed the decline of the North American Church that was once filled with missionary zeal and yet now seems determined to bury itself in a deadly embrace with the spirit of the age.
3
Jane Asher
I was always very determined, as was my husband, that we wouldn't let any of our children act when they were young.
4
William Banting
I am most thankful to Almighty Providence for mercies received, and determined still to press the case into public notice as a token of gratitude.
5
Wade Boggs
Our lives are not determined by what happens to us but how we react to what happens, not by what life brings us but the attitude we bring to life.
6
Tomas Borge
Our pledge is to hold elections in the year 1985. The form of elections has not yet been determined, but there is a group of representatives of the political parties in Nicaragua who have been traveling around the world studying various electoral alternatives.
7
Dee Brown
The Indians knew that life was equated with the earth and its resources, that America was a paradise, and they could not comprehend why the intruders from the East were determined to destroy all that was Indian as well as America itself.
8
Chris Cleave
I'm always determined that as a novelist I'm going to go out there and research my characters very thoroughly before I start writing.
9
Chelsea Clinton
My grandmother was determined that everyone feel a sense of optimism and opportunity.
10
Herbert Croly
The only fruitful promise of which the life of any individual or any nation can be possessed, is a promise determined by an ideal.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DETERMINED»

Discover the use of determined in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to determined and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Determined to Succeed?: Performance versus Choice in ...
But is this presumption correct? Determined to Succeed? is the first book to offer a comprehensive cross-national examination of the roles of performance and choice in generating inequalities in educational attainment.
Michelle Jackson, 2013
2
Be Determined
Nehemiah was a determined kind of person, says Warren Wiersbe in this study. He was a layman called by God to give Jersusalem a new beginning. In spite of opposition, he stayed on the job and saw the Holy City restored.
Warren W. Wiersbe, 1992
3
Bound and Determined: Captivity, Culture-Crossing, and White ...
Whether the women of these stories resist or escape captivity, endure until they are released, or eventually choose to live among their captors, they end up with the power to be critical of both cultures.
Christopher Castiglia, 1996
4
Pierre Simon Laplace, 1749-1827: A Determined Scientist
"Roger Hahn, who has devoted years to researching Laplace's life, has compiled a rich archive of his scientific correspondence.
Roger Hahn, 2005
5
The Province of Legislation Determined: Legal Theory in ...
A comprehensive account of English legal thought in the age of Blackstone and Bentham for nearly a century, The Province of Legislation Determined advances an ambitious reinterpretation of eighteenth-century attitudes to social change and ...
David Lieberman, 2002
6
A Self-Determined Future with Asperger Syndrome: Solution ...
This book will be of interest to people who are affected by AS, their families, and the people who work with them.
E Veronica Bliss, 2007
7
Logically Determined Design: Clockless System Design with ...
This seminal book presents a new logically determined design methodology for designing clockless circuit systems. The book presents the foundations, architectures and methodologies to implement such systems.
Karl M. Fant, 2005
8
Reports of cases argued and determined in the Court of ...
from Easter term 32 George III. to [Trinity term 37 George III.] ... both inclusive. [ 1792-1797] Great Britain. Court of Exchequer, Sir Alexander Anstruther, Great Britain. Court of Exchequer Chamber, Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords.
Great Britain. Court of Exchequer, Sir Alexander Anstruther, Great Britain. Court of Exchequer Chamber, 1796
9
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of ...
Waller (a), it was determined that a codicil, duly executed to pass real estates, though relating only to personal estate, and containing no words of confirmation, amounted to a republication, so as to pass lands purchased in the interval, under a ...
Great Britain. Court of Chancery, John Herman Merivale, 1817
10
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of ...
In the Time of Lord Chancellor Hardwicke [1736-1754] John Tracy Atkyns, Philip Yorke Earl of Hardwicke, William Newnam. Ward and Garth. Ward and Man. Warner v. Watkins. WaTren and Dean and Ely. Warren and Stawell. Watkins and  ...
John Tracy Atkyns, Philip Yorke Earl of Hardwicke, William Newnam, 1781

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DETERMINED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term determined is used in the context of the following news items.
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Greek crisis: French PM Manuel Valls determined to keep country in …
Greek crisis: French PM Manuel Valls determined to keep country in euro - but economists say Grexit is now more likely than ever ... «The Independent, Jul 15»
2
Fr Niall Molloy's family still determined to resolve riddle of his death …
The family of the late Fr Niall Molloy are “as committed as ever” to resolve the circumstances surrounding his death. His nephew, Bill Maher ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
3
Hillary's worthless interview: Why Clinton is determined to not make …
By my reckoning, in the roughly 20 minutes Hillary Clinton spent talking with CNN's Brianna Keilar yesterday, she answered two questions. «Salon, Jul 15»
4
Gauthier determined to make Maple Leafs roster
TORONTO -- The Toronto Maple Leafs have been stockpiling smaller, skilled forwards the past few years, but a larger center best known for his ... «NHL.com, Jul 15»
5
Montoya determined to avenge tough runner-up finish of 2014 at …
He came second last year in his first start there in 14 years. And he was more frustrated with that result than almost any other runner-up he's ... «NBCSports.com, Jul 15»
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Investigators haven't determined cause of June fire at apartment …
Investigators have been unable to determine what sparked a fire last month at an apartment building, injuring six people, including a firefighter ... «Winston-Salem Journal, Jul 15»
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Tote of fireworks determined to be cause of rural Kearney house fire
An early-morning fire caused an estimated $150,000 in damage to this home at 6724 Farcer Road west of Kearney. Buy this photo ... «Kearney Hub, Jul 15»
8
Gov Wike Focused, Determined To Deliver – Aide
Nyesom Wike, says the Rivers chief executive is focused and determined to deliver on his election promises. Inko-Tariah told newsmen in Port ... «Leadership Newspapers, Jul 15»
9
John McCain determined to ship arms to Ukraine. Carter does not …
John McCain, the head of the Committee for the Armed Forces, initiated hearings at the US Senate about the issue of US military aid to Kiev. «Pravda, Jul 15»
10
Napoli determined to turn 'frustrating' season around
But if the Sox are exploring other options for his spot in the lineup, Napoli is determined to find his stroke at the plate. "It's been frustrating,'' ... «Comcast SportsNet New England, Jul 15»

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