Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
determine /di'tə:min/
  • ngoại động từ
    • định, xác định, định rõ
      • to determine the meaning of words: xác định nghĩa từ
    • quyết định, định đoạt
      • hard work determine good results: làm việc tích cực quyết đinh kết quả tốt đẹp
      • to determine a fate: định đoạt số phận
    • làm cho quyết định, làm cho có quyết tâm thôi thúc
      • to determine someone to do something: làm cho người nào quyết định việc gì, thôi thúc người nào làm việc gì
    • (pháp lý) làm mãn hạn, kết thúc
    • nội động từ
      • quyết định, quyết tâm, kiên quyết
        • to determine on doing (to do) something: quyết định làm gì; quyết tâm (kiên quyết) làm gì
      • (pháp lý) mãn hạn, hết hạn (giao kèo, khế ước...)
    Concise Dictionary
    +establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study
    +shape or influence; give direction to
    +fix conclusively or authoritatively
    +decide upon or fix definitely
    +reach, make, or come to a decision about something
    +fix in scope; fix the boundaries of; the tree determines the border of the property
    +settle conclusively; come to terms
    +find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 settle, decide, clinch, arbitrate, judge, adjudge, conclude, terminate, end:
    The ambiguity must be determined one way or the other.
    2 ascertain, find out, discover, conclude, infer, draw, learn, detect; verify:
    From the evidence, they determined the identity of the intruder.
    3 decide, choose, select, resolve, make up one's mind, settle on or upon, fix on or upon:
    You alone can determine which candidate you want to vote for.
    4 affect, influence, act on, shape, condition, govern, regulate, dictate:
    There were many factors determining my choice.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + verb (formal)
    1 to discover the facts about sth; to calculate sth exactly: [VN] An inquiry was set up to determine the cause of the accident. + [V wh-] We set out to determine exactly what happened that night. [also VN that]
    2 to make sth happen in a particular way or be of a particular type: [VN] Age and experience will be determining factors in our choice of candidate. + Upbringing plays an important part in determining a person's character. [also V wh-]
    3 to officially decide and/or arrange sth: [VN] A date for the meeting has yet to be determined. + [V (that)] The court determined (that) the defendant should pay the legal costs.
    4 ~ on sth / to do sth to decide definitely to do sth: [V to inf] They determined to start early. [also V, V (that)]
    Collocation Dictionary


    exactly, precisely
    We need a detailed investigation to determine exactly why these cancers are occurring.


    try to | be used to, help to
    Computer models help to determine whether a particular area is likely to flood.
    | be easy to, be possible to | be difficult to, be impossible to
    It is difficult to determine the exact cause of the illness.
    | be necessary to | be able to

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