What does under the circumstances mean?

Definitions for under the circumstances

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. under the circumstances(adverb)

    because of prevailing conditions

    "under the circumstances I cannot buy the house"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of under the circumstances in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of under the circumstances in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Magistrate Lolitha Chetty:

    He failed to conduct himself in a reasonable manner under the circumstances.

  2. Luis Soler:

    The lone survivor of this tragedy, a brave 9-year-old boy is doing as best as he can under the circumstances.

  3. National Football League:

    While Ford Field could have hosted the game on Sunday, in order to give the Bills as much practice time as possible under the circumstances, the decision to play on Monday night was made.

  4. Kootenai County Prosecutor Barry McHugh:

    I have concluded that my office's request to have an arrest warrant issued was a mistake under the circumstances, i regret this having taken place and will do everything in my power to avoid this type of mistake in the future.

  5. State John Kerry:

    We know that the Houthis were engaged in moving some missile-launching capacity to the border and under the rules of engagement, it was always understood that if there were proactive moves by one side or another, then that would be in violation of the ceasefire agreement, saudi Arabia, under the rules of engagement, took action. We continue to support the idea of extending the humanitarian pause, but I think under the circumstances at the moment that would be difficult.

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