qualified by reservations
imposing or depending on or containing a condition
"conditional acceptance of the terms"; "lent conditional support"; "the conditional sale will not be complete until the full purchase price is paid"
More completely conditional sentence, a statement that depends on a condition being true or false.
The conditional mood.
A statement that one sentence is true if another is.
A implies B is a conditional.
An instruction that branches depending on the truth of a condition at that point.
and are conditionals in some programming languages.
Depending on a condition.
Stating that one sentence is true if another is.
"A implies B" is a conditional statement.
containing, implying, or depending on, a condition or conditions; not absolute; made or granted on certain terms; as, a conditional promise
expressing a condition or supposition; as, a conditional word, mode, or tense
a conditional word, mode, or proposition
Origin: [L. conditionalis.]
Subject to, implying, or dependent upon something else; not absolute.
The numerical value of conditional in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of conditional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I think the region is ... moving beyond conditional cash transfer, they were not enough to lift many of the people out of poverty.
We like rain if the sun comes after it; we like night if the day comes after it; we like everything conditionally! We are conditional people!
Sex selection kind of undermines the concept of unconditional love and obligation by making the love conditional upon the child being a certain thing, in this case, a boy or a girl.
Conditional liberty was one of the alternative measures his defense had reiteratively sought, thank God justice is starting to be done, given General Baduel should never have been detained.
It's conditional on determining with the Australian government what the future of the shipbuild industry is, it's not necessarily about orders, we need to take a long term view on what they want as capabilities.
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Translations for conditional
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- условно наклонение, условие, условенBulgarian
- condicionalCatalan, Valencian
- Konditional, bedingtGerman
- ehtotapa, ehdollinen, ehtolause, ehto, konditionaalilause, konditionaaliFinnish
- cumhach, modh cumhachScottish Gaelic
- voorwaardelijke wijs, voorwaardelijkDutch
- условие, условныйRussian
- koşullu, şartlıTurkish
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