1. [ noun ] the act of determining the properties of something
Synonyms: finding
Related terms: discovery designation designation localization resolution validation rectification predetermination falsification redetermination detect determine
2. [ noun ] the quality of being determined to do or achieve something
Synonyms: purpose

"his determination showed in his every movement" "he is a man of purpose"

Related terms: resoluteness doggedness diligence indefatigability purpose
3. [ noun ] a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
Synonyms: conclusion decision

: "a decision unfavorable to the opposition" "his conclusion took the evidence into account" "satisfied with the panel's determination"

Related terms: judgment predeterminaation settle
4. [ noun ] the act of making up your mind about something
Synonyms: decision conclusion

"the burden of decision was his" "he drew his conclusions quickly"

Related terms: choice move appointment finding call casting_lots resolution decide determine determine conclude
Similar spelling:   determinative