Definitions for conclude
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word conclude.
reason, reason out, concludeverb
decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
"We reasoned that it was cheaper to rent than to buy a house"
bring to a close
"The committee concluded the meeting"
reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation
come to a close
"The concert closed with a nocturne by Chopin"
reach agreement on
"They concluded an economic agreement"; "We concluded a cease-fire"
To end, to come to an end.
To come to a conclusion, to a final decision.
Etymology: From concludere, present active infinitive of concludo.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: conclude, Latin.
The very person of Christ therefore, for ever and the self-same, was only, touching bodily substance, concluded within the grave. Richard Hooker, b. v. s. 52.
God hath concluded them all in unbelief, that he might have mercy upon all. Romans, xi. 32.
The providences of God are promiscuously administred in this world; so that no man can conclude God’s love or hatred to any person, by any thing that befals him. John Tillotson.
Youth, ere it sees the world, here studies rest;
And age, returning thence, concludes it best. Dryden.
But no frail man, however great or high,
Can be concluded blest before he die. Joseph Addison, Ovid’s Met.
Is it concluded he shall be protector?
It is determin’d, not concluded yet;
But so it must be, if the king miscarry. William Shakespeare, Rich. III.
I will conclude this part with the speech of a counsellor of state. Francis Bacon.
These are my theme, and how the war began,
And how concluded by the godlike man. John Dryden, Æn. b. vii.
If therefore they will appeal to revelation for their creation, they must be concluded by it. Matthew Hale, Origin of Mankind.
He never refused to be concluded by the authority of one legally summoned. Francis Atterbury.
For why should we the busy soul believe,
When boldly she concludes of that and this;
When of herself she can no judgment give,
Nor how, nor whence, nor where, nor what she is? Davies.
The blind man’s relations import no necessity of concluding, that though black was the roughest of colours, therefore white should be the smoothest. Robert Boyle, on Colours.
There is something infamous in the very attempt: the world will conclude I had a guilty conscience. John Arbuthnot, Hist. of J. Bull.
Can we conclude upon Luther’s instability, as our author has done, because, in a single notion no way fundamental, an enemy writes that he had some doubtings? Francis Atterbury.
I question not but your translation will do honour to our country; for I conclude of it already from those performances. Joseph Addison, to Pope.
They humbly sue unto your excellence,
To have a goodly peace concluded of,
Between the realms of England and of France. William Shakespeare.
And all around wore nuptial bonds, the ties
Of love’s assurance, and a train of lies,
That, made in lust, conclude in perjuries. John Dryden, Fables.
to shut up; to inclose
to include; to comprehend; to shut up together; to embrace
to reach as an end of reasoning; to infer, as from premises; to close, as an argument, by inferring; -- sometimes followed by a dependent clause
to make a final determination or judgment concerning; to judge; to decide
to bring to an end; to close; to finish
to bring about as a result; to effect; to make; as, to conclude a bargain
to shut off; to restrain; to limit; to estop; to bar; -- generally in the passive; as, the defendant is concluded by his own plea; a judgment concludes the introduction of further evidence argument
to come to a termination; to make an end; to close; to end; to terminate
to form a final judgment; to reach a decision
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-klōōd′, v.t. to close: to end: to oblige.—v.i. to end: to infer: to form a final judgment.—p.adj. Conclud′ed, finished: settled.—adj. Conclud′ing, final, closing.—n. Conclu′sion, act of concluding: the end, close, or last part: inference: judgment: an experiment: (Shak.) a riddle.—adjs. Conclus′ive, Conclu′sory, final: convincing.—adv. Conclus′ively.—n. Conclus′iveness.—In conclusion, finally.—To try conclusions, to experiment: to engage in a contest. [L. concludĕre, conclusum—con, together, claudĕre, to shut.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'conclude' in Verbs Frequency: #364
The numerical value of conclude in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of conclude in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
We need to make an assessment whether or not the program has been successful, we need the data to be able to conclude that this is the way to go.
I am pleased, we had a positive meeting. The President was urging me to try to conclude these negotiations. This is the most positive meeting I've had in a long time. So, we're not there yet, we're seriously negotiating.
We continue to verify the non-divergence of nuclear material declared by Iran but we are still not in a position to conclude that all nuclear material in Iran is in peaceful purpose.
The deaths of the couple and Miranda are the ones that really put this in the international spotlight, were waiting for the authorities to conclude their tests. When they report the results, and if theres a relation, a link among the deaths, a pattern -- which right now we dont see, and dont believe there is -- then well have an official response. The toxicological results either will put an end to this chapter and we can move on, or it will lead to something else and we will have to address it.
If at the end of this short period we conclude that we can fully benefit from the JCPOA with the cooperation of all countries, the deal will remain.
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Translations for conclude
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- свършвам, привършвамBulgarian
- concloureCatalan, Valencian
- dojít k závěruCzech
- schließen, entscheiden, zu Ende führen, schlussfolgern, beenden, beschließen, abschließen, folgernGerman
- نتیجه گرفتنPersian
- [[saattaa]] [[päätös, [[viedä]] [[loppuFinnish
- konkliHaitian Creole
- befejez, következtetésre jut, befejeződik, lezár, jut, vézgődikHungarian
- concludere, finireItalian
- 結ぶ, 終える, 締め括る, 結論Japanese
- concluderen, besluitenDutch
- conchide, concluziona, încheiaRomanian
- заключать, завершить, закончить, заканчивать, завершать, заключитьRussian
- kết luậnVietnamese
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