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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
criterion /krai'tiəriən/
  • danh từ, số nhiều criteria
    • tiêu chuẩn
Concise Dictionary
+a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
+the ideal in terms of which something can be judged

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
(plural criteria ) a standard or principle by which sth is judged, or with the help of which a decision is made: The main criterion is value for money. + What criteria are used for assessing a student's ability?
Collocation Dictionary


sole | main | strict, stringent | objective | eligibility, selection


range, set


fulfil, meet, satisfy
She failed to meet the stringent selection criteria.
| establish, lay down | adopt, apply, use
The other groups agreed to adopt our criteria.


according to a/the ~
Team members will be selected according to strict criteria.
| by a/the ~
By this criterion, very few people are suitable.
| ~ for
The report lays down criteria for disciplining staff.
| ~ of
What are the criteria of success for a training scheme?

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