Definitions for under the circumstances

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word under the circumstances

Princeton's WordNet

  1. under the circumstances(adverb)

    because of prevailing conditions

    "under the circumstances I cannot buy the house"

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Magistrate Lolitha Chetty:

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

  2. Craig Erlam:

    Under the circumstances, it's hard to argue that the ECB's programme isn't causing waves in the markets.

  3. Luis Soler:

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

  4. Todd Green:

    Under the circumstances, it's a pretty bold move, when you're a minority religion, you face a lot of pressure from the majority population not to proselytize.

  5. Zephany Nurse:

    I want to say thank you to all the people who supported me through this, for continuously praying and never giving up on looking for me, under the circumstances, I am doing fine.


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