What does conditional mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conditional(adj)

    qualified by reservations

  2. conditional(adj)

    imposing or depending on or containing a condition

    "conditional acceptance of the terms"; "lent conditional support"; "the conditional sale will not be complete until the full purchase price is paid"


  1. conditional(Noun)

    More completely conditional sentence, a statement that depends on a condition being true or false.

  2. conditional(Noun)

    The conditional mood.

  3. conditional(Noun)

    A statement that one sentence is true if another is.

    A implies B is a conditional.

  4. conditional(Noun)

    An instruction that branches depending on the truth of a condition at that point.

    and are conditionals in some programming languages.

  5. conditional(Adjective)

    Depending on a condition.

  6. conditional(Adjective)

    Stating that one sentence is true if another is.

    "A implies B" is a conditional statement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conditional(adj)

    containing, implying, or depending on, a condition or conditions; not absolute; made or granted on certain terms; as, a conditional promise

  2. Conditional(adj)

    expressing a condition or supposition; as, a conditional word, mode, or tense

  3. Conditional(noun)

    a limitation

  4. Conditional(noun)

    a conditional word, mode, or proposition

  5. Origin: [L. conditionalis.]


  1. Conditional

    Subject to, implying, or dependent upon something else; not absolute.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conditional in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conditional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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