What does be given mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tend, be given, lean, incline, runverb

    have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined

    "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"; "These dresses run small"; "He inclined to corpulence"

Editors Contribution

  1. be givenadjective

    To receive

    The team are to be given a welcome event at the football field with all their families and the community for their displays of unity during their game

    Submitted by MaryC on July 14, 2021  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of be given in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of be given in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of be given in a Sentence

  1. Shahrizul Fazli:

    We have been silent all this while and they have been criticizing us. So today we want them to realize this, because all this while the Malays have been patient and we have given in for too long, we want them to remember our presence.

  2. Baron Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett:

    People who've had happy childhoods are wonderful, but they're bland... An unhappy childhood compels you to use your imagination to create a world in which you can be happy. Use your old grief. That's the gift you're given.

  3. Dan Cruickshank:

    Human life is given meaning, focus, direction: by the past. In: BBC4 The Road to Palmyra

  4. Limpsync:

    Singing is a little bit like the Halloween of emotions. It allows us to put on any costume we want; to become any character we need to express at any given moment; to instantly feel better and to do so in a way that is generally more publicly acceptable.

  5. Senator Hawley:

    Alejandro Mayorkas has not adequately explained how Alejandro Mayorkas will enforce federal law and secure the southern border given President-elect Biden's promise to roll back major enforcement and security measures, just today, Alejandro Mayorkas declined to say Alejandro Mayorkas would enforce the laws Congress has already passed to secure the border wall system. Given this, I can not consent to skip the standard vetting process and fast-track this nomination when so many questions remain unanswered.

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