What does conditional mean?

Definitions for conditionalkənˈdɪʃ ə nl

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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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jamele Rigolini:

    I think the region is ... moving beyond conditional cash transfer, they were not enough to lift many of the people out of poverty.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    We like rain if the sun comes after it; we like night if the day comes after it; we like everything conditionally! We are conditional people!

  3. Chief Executive Ian King:

    It's conditional on determining with the Australian government what the future of the shipbuild industry is, it's not necessarily about orders, we need to take a long term view on what they want as capabilities.

  4. Aer Lingus:

    The board confirms that on 14 December 2014 it received a preliminary, highly conditional and non-binding approach from IAG, the Board has reviewed the proposal and believes that it fundamentally undervalues Aer Lingus and its attractive prospects.

  5. Martha Beatriz Roque:

    There are a lot of things you can't do and other things you don't know whether you can do or not, those under extrapenal license depend on a judge, to whom you have to report regularly. Those on conditional release are constantly responding to the justice system, any time the system decides.

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