I adjective absolute, acute, binding, cardinal, certain, complete, conclusive, contributory, critical, crucial, deciding, decisive, definitive, determinate, fateful, final, important, key, momentous, pivotal, prevailing, primary, ultimate II index conclusive (settled), contributory, critical (crucial), crucial, decisive, definitive, prevailing (having superior force), primary

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  • Determining — Determine De*ter mine, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Determined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Determining}.] [F. d[ e]terminer, L. determinare, determinatum; de + terminare limit, terminus limit. See {Term}.] 1. To fix the boundaries of; to mark off and separate.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • determining — adj. Determining is used with these nouns: ↑factor …   Collocations dictionary

  • determining — de|ter|min|ing [ dı tɜrmınıŋ ] adjective controlling your decision to do something: DECIDING: Cost was the determining factor …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • determining — adjective money is the determining factor Syn: deciding, decisive, conclusive, final, definitive, key, pivotal, crucial, critical, major, chief, prime …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • determining — UK [dɪˈtɜː(r)mɪnɪŋ] / US [dɪˈtɜrmɪnɪŋ] adjective controlling your decision to do something Cost was the determining factor …   English dictionary

  • determining — См. determinante …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • determining — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. deciding, decisive, definitive; see certain 3 , conclusive …   English dictionary for students

  • determining — de·ter·mine || dɪ tɜːmɪn v. decide, settle; conclude; cause, affect …   English contemporary dictionary

  • determining — adj decisive, deciding, definitive; crucial, pivotal, critical, essential; important; chief, supreme; determinate, determinative, concluding, conclusive, settling; final, authoritative, absolute, peremptory, positive …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • determining — adjective having the power or quality of deciding (Freq. 1) the crucial experiment cast the deciding vote the determinative (or determinant) battle • Syn: ↑deciding, ↑determinant, ↑determinative …   Useful english dictionary

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