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When the START 2 treaty has been implemented - and remember it has not yet been ratified - we will be left with some 15,000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs.
Joseph Rotblat

Meaning of "ratified" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RATIFIED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RATIFIED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ratified 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 ratified in English.

WHAT DOES RATIFIED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ratification

Ratification is a principal's approval of an act of its agent where the agent lacked authority to legally bind the principal. The term applies to private contract law, international treaties, and constitutions in federations such as the United States and Canada.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO RATIFIED

PRESENT

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

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you ratify
we let´s ratify
you ratify
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to ratify
Past participle
ratified
Present Participle
ratifying
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 BEGIN LIKE RATIFIED

raticide
ratifiable
ratification
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ratine
rating
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ratings
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ratio
ratio scale
ratiocinate
ratiocination
ratiocinative
ratiocinator
ratiocinatory
ration
ration book

WORDS THAT END LIKE RATIFIED

amplified
certified
classified
diversified
horrified
identified
justified
modified
notified
purified
qualified
satisfied
simplified
specified
terrified
testified
unidentified
unified
unspecified
unverified
verified

Synonyms and antonyms of ratified in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «RATIFIED»

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

Translation of «ratified» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RATIFIED

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

Translator English - Chinese

批准
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ratificado
570 millions of speakers

English

ratified
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पुष्टि की
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

صدقت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ратифицирована
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ratificada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অনুমোদন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ratifié
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Disahkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ratifiziert
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

批准
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비준
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ngratifikasi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phê chuẩn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒப்புதல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मंजूर केले
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

onaylamış
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ratificato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ratyfikowana
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ратифікована
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ratificată
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επικυρωθεί
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bekragtig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ratificerats
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ratifisert
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ratified

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RATIFIED»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RATIFIED» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ratified» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ratified» 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 ratified

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6 QUOTES WITH «RATIFIED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ratified.
1
Leonard Boswell
Each state in the Union is honored in the order of when it ratified the Constitution and became a part of the United States. This September it is Iowa's turn. Iowa became the 29th state to be admitted to the union on December 28, 1846.
2
Andrew Card
Kyoto was a flawed process. There isn't one industrialized country around the world that has ratified that treaty, and so that is a non-starter.
3
Henry Anatole Grunwald
Home is one's birthplace, ratified by memory.
4
Hank Johnson
Love it or hate it, Obamacare is the law of the land. It was passed by Congress, signed into law by President Obama, declared constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court and ratified by a majority of Americans, who reelected the president for a second term.
5
Joseph Rotblat
When the START 2 treaty has been implemented - and remember it has not yet been ratified - we will be left with some 15,000 nuclear warheads, active and in reserve. Fifteen thousand weapons with an average yield of 20 Hiroshima bombs.
6
George Will
If those who wrote and ratified the 14th Amendment had imagined laws restricting immigration - and had anticipated huge waves of illegal immigration - is it reasonable to presume they would have wanted to provide the reward of citizenship to the children of the violators of those laws? Surely not.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RATIFIED»

Discover the use of ratified in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ratified and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The U.N. Convention on Torture and the Prospects for Enforcement
2 The States which have either signed, ratified or acceded to the Convention are: Afghanistan signed 4 Feb. 1985, ratified I Apr. 1987; Albania acceded 11 May 1994; Algeria signed 26 Nov. 1985, ratified 12 Sep. 1989; Antigua and Barbuda ...
Ahcene Boulesbaa, 1999
2
Lists of Ratifications by Convention and by Country (as of ...
1 80 Seafarers' Hours of Work and the Manning of Ships Convention, 1 996 (No. 1 80) 14.05.2002 Protocol of 1 996 to the Merchant Shipping (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1976 14.05.2002 lslamic Republic of lran 12 ratified conventions ...
‎2002
3
Forms of Talk
In brief, a ratified participant may not be listening, and someone listening may not be a ratified participant. Now consider that much of talk takes place in the visual and aural range of persons who are not ratified participants and whose access ...
Erving Goffman, 1981
4
Corruption A Glossary of International Standards in Criminal ...
1999 Ratified 23 Nov. 2004 Entered into force 22 Dec. 2005 Ratified 19 July 2001 Entered into force 1 July 2002 Signed 23 Jan. 2001 Ratified 30 Jan. 2002 Entered into force 1 July 2002 Ratified 7 Nov. 2001 Entered into force 1 July 2002 ...
OECD, 2008
5
Labour Inspection
82 No. 133 Guyana Ratified Ratified Ratified ... ... ... Haiti Ratified Honduras Ratified Received Received Received Received Received Hungary Ratified Ratified Received Received Received Received Iceland Received Received Received ...
‎2006
6
The EU Patent Package Handbook: A Practitioner's Guide
7 Hungary V V V when ratified when ratified Ireland when ratified Lithuania V V when ratified when ratified ... ratified Monaco an _____ Macedonia Malta V V V when ratified when ratified Netherlands V V V when ratified when ratified Portugal ...
Hoffmann · Eitle, Dr. Clemens Tobias Steins, LL.M., Heike Alps, LL.M., 2014
7
The Methodist Year Book ...
Had all ten absentees been present and voted “no," the amendment still would have had the necessary two thirds. The vote in the Senate was 65 to 20. Before September I, 1918, the following States had ratified the amendment by the votes  ...
David Young, Samuel Hart Wright, William Harrison De Puy, 1834
8
The BRIC States and Outward Foreign Direct Investment
119, 120, 122, 124, 126 China-Denmark (signed 29 April 1985) (ratified 29 ... ( signed 18 November 1994) (ratified 1 April 1995) .... .. ...119, 121, 122 China— Japan (signed 27 August 1988) (ratified 14 May 1989) .................................. ..118, 119, ...
David Collins, 2013
9
Religious Establishment of the French Republic: being the ...
France. CONVENTION Between the Faancn GOVBRNMENT and his Holimfs the" Pope, PlUS VII. 'ratified the 23d melzctdorr, year 9, (to Sept. 1801.) r The Chief Consul of the French Republic, and His Holiness the Sovereign Pontiff, Pius VII.
France, 1802
10
Landmine Monitor Report 2003: Toward a Mine-free World
... Joined Position Rati fled Ratified Ratified Signed Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified Signed Ratified Ratified Ratified Ratified ...
‎2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RATIFIED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ratified is used in the context of the following news items.
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Loblaw and union ratify six-year deal, avoiding strike
A deal has been ratified between Loblaw Cos. Ltd. and the union representing 12,000 of its employees after four days of voting. One week after both sides ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
2
Hydro One workers ratify contract that gives them a raise, company …
Hydro One employees have ratified a new contract that gives them stock in the company, a raise and a lump-sum payment. The Ontario government offered the ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
3
BRICS Reserve Fund to Start Work 30 Days After Ratification
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The BRICS reserve fund will begin operations one month after it is ratified, according to the Foreign Ministry of Brazil, a BRICS member ... «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
4
Union-Represented GE Workers Ratify 4-Year Contracts
HARTFORD — Union workers at General Electric Co. have ratified contracts that increase compensation by $15,500 over four years, hold the line on health care ... «Hartford Courant, Jul 15»
5
New contract ratified at BP-Husky
The company said it was told by leaders of United Steelworkers Local 1-346 that its members have ratified the tentative agreement announced Saturday and the ... «Toledo Blade, Jun 15»
6
Unifor says five deals with CN ratified, process for sixth deal still …
TORONTO -- Unifor says workers it represents at Canadian National Railway Co. (TSX:CNR) have ratified five new contracts with the railway. Unifor represents ... «CTV News, Mar 15»
7
CP Rail workers ratify 4-year deal
Workers at Canadian Pacific Railway have ratified a four-year labour contract with the railway, the union that represents safety inspectors, maintenance and ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»
8
Brooklyn union workers ratify labor deal with Cablevision
Communications Workers of America Local 1109 says the labor agreement was ratified by a strong margin Saturday night. More than 260 workers are covered ... «Washington Times, Feb 15»
9
Republicans Are Blocking Ratification of Even the Most Reasonable …
It has been signed by 130 countries and ratified by 60, ten more than it needed to become effective. When the U.N. General Assembly put it to a vote last year, ... «The New Republic, Dec 14»
10
Global arms trade pact to take force; US Senate has not ratified
The United States, the world's top arms exporter, signed the Arms Trade Treaty in September 2013 but the Senate has not ratified it. The National Rifle ... «Reuters, Dec 14»

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