determining


determining
UK [dɪˈtɜː(r)mɪnɪŋ] / US [dɪˈtɜrmɪnɪŋ] adjective
controlling your decision to do something

Cost was the determining factor.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • determining — I adjective absolute, acute, binding, cardinal, certain, complete, conclusive, contributory, critical, crucial, deciding, decisive, definitive, determinate, fateful, final, important, key, momentous, pivotal, prevailing, primary, ultimate II… …   Law dictionary

  • Determining — Determine De*ter mine, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Determined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Determining}.] [F. d[ e]terminer, L. determinare, determinatum; de + terminare limit, terminus limit. See {Term}.] 1. To fix the boundaries of; to mark off and separate.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • determining — adj. Determining is used with these nouns: ↑factor …   Collocations dictionary

  • determining — de|ter|min|ing [ dı tɜrmınıŋ ] adjective controlling your decision to do something: DECIDING: Cost was the determining factor …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • determining — adjective money is the determining factor Syn: deciding, decisive, conclusive, final, definitive, key, pivotal, crucial, critical, major, chief, prime …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • determining — См. determinante …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • determining — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deciding, decisive, definitive; see certain 3 , conclusive …   English dictionary for students

  • determining — de·ter·mine || dɪ tɜːmɪn v. decide, settle; conclude; cause, affect …   English contemporary dictionary

  • determining — adj decisive, deciding, definitive; crucial, pivotal, critical, essential; important; chief, supreme; determinate, determinative, concluding, conclusive, settling; final, authoritative, absolute, peremptory, positive …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • determining — adjective having the power or quality of deciding (Freq. 1) the crucial experiment cast the deciding vote the determinative (or determinant) battle • Syn: ↑deciding, ↑determinant, ↑determinative …   Useful english dictionary


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