What does Given mean?

Definitions for Given
ˈgɪv ənGiv·en

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Given.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. given, presumption, precondition(adj)

    an assumption that is taken for granted

  2. given, granted(adj)

    acknowledged as a supposition

    "given the engine's condition, it is a wonder that it started"

  3. apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)(adj)

    (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward

    "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"

Wiktionary

  1. given(Noun)

    A condition that is assumed to be true without further evaluation.

  2. given(Adjective)

    Already arranged.

  3. given(Adjective)

    Currently discussed, particular, specific.

  4. given(Preposition)

    Considering; taking into account.

    Given the current situation, I don't think that's possible.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Given

    of Give

  2. Given

    p. p. & a. from Give, v

  3. Given

    granted; assumed; supposed to be known; set forth as a known quantity, relation, or premise

  4. Given

    disposed; inclined; -- used with an adv.; as, virtuously given

  5. Given(adverb)

    stated; fixed; as, in a given time

Editors Contribution

  1. given

    Verb form of the word give.

    They were given so much love on arrival, they wanted to remain.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Given' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #219

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Given' in Written Corpus Frequency: #415

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Given' in Adjectives Frequency: #426

How to pronounce Given?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Given in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Given in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Given in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Given in a Sentence

  1. President Muhammadu Buhari:

    MTN had withdrawn their case from the court and decided to go back and renegotiate the fine, which they consider very stiff, with NCC to find ways the fine can be reduced and given time to pay gradually.

  2. Eran Bendavid:

    Because abortions are an important cause of maternal mortality, the increase in abortion uptake might also increase maternal deaths — and possibly disproportionately given that abortions under the policy could be less safe.

  3. Kathryn Ruemmler:

    The Obama White House was justifiably concerned about how comprehensive they should be in their briefings regarding Russia to members of the Trump transition team, particularly Lt. General Michael Flynn, given the concerning communications between him and Russian officials, the discussion that Susan Rice documented did not involve the so-called Steele dossier.

  4. Jeremy Sussman:

    BHP's announcement to cut the rig count by 10 down to 16 is roughly in line with general expectations given the precipitous fall in oil and natgas prices as well.

  5. Thomas Bach:

    More disciplinary commission hearings are taking place over the next few weeks with priority being given to athletes who may qualify for Rio.

Images & Illustrations of Given

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