Spanish translation of 'determine'
1. (= ascertain, define)
[cause, meaning] determinar
[price, date] fijar ⧫ determinar
[scope, limits, boundary] definir ⧫ determinar
to determine what is to be done determinar or decidir lo que hay que hacer
to determine whether sth is true determinar si algo es verdad
2. (= be the deciding factor in)
[fate, character] determinar
demand determines supply la demanda determina la oferta
to be determined by depender de
3. (= make determined)
to determine sb to do sth hacer que algn se decida a hacer algo
this determined him to go esto hizo que se decidiera a ir
4. (= resolve)
to determine to do sth decidir hacer algo ⧫ determinar hacer algo
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Example Sentences Including 'determine'
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Either way, it is the outcome of the investigations that will determine whether fees can be avoided or refunded.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
They added that as yet no course of action has been determined.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Use the contents of the medical report to determine your next actions.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
How we act on these opportunities now will determine the future of the IT industry.Computing (2010)
The outcome would be determined by the ability of one side to inflict unacceptable costs on the other.Warfare in the Twentieth Century (1988)
As for those possible pockets of space beneath the numerous little staircases, a determining site investigation is essential.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But the key factor determining swimming ability was the lack of a public pool within two or three miles.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Freddie the fighter pilot is determined to make a difference.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
So after the op I was determined to make this new me work.The Sun (2017)
Some councils are already determined to make roads more cycle friendly.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Their actions determined the economic health of nations.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
She was determined to make no further resistance or suggestions.Middlemarch (1872)
How he overcomes this crisis will determine his entire future in football.The Sun (2012)
I don't determine my future.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It makes us more determined to put it right.The Sun (2016)
We are determined to bring more success to this club.The Sun (2014)
And he seems determined to make something of the'crisis '.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
How they reacted to what they were hearing would determine his future.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
I'm determined to make the most of it.The Sun (2017)
Iraq and let them determine their own future?The Sun (2007)
It will now assess his complaint to determine whether an investigation should be launched.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Once they are concluded his future will be determined by the church.The Sun (2016)
One diabetic man waited three years for a special test to determine his ability to drive despite his condition being stable.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Say you are determined to make your marriage as fulfilling as possible and discuss how to do it.The Sun (2017)
Some people think the future will be determined not by geography but by culture.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The evidence you have will determine what disciplinary action you can take.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
We are determined to bring them to justice.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But our amnesia affects our very ability to determine their proper use.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: determine VERB
If a particular factor determines the nature of a thing or event, it causes it to be of a particular kind.
The size of the chicken pieces will determine the cooking time.
Translation of determine from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary