Definition of 'predetermine'
Example sentences containing 'predetermine'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
They may also be required to meet a number of predetermined conditions and be subject to inspection. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)About half of body weight is predetermined genetically, but the rest is down to social factors. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They suggest that there will be no real attempt to run your inquiries in a fair way and that the outcome is predetermined. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I have a special place where I spend a predetermined amount of time. Christianity Today (2000)Rather, with groups of fit men in costume performing specific moves in a space with a predetermined outcome, it now conforms to the definition of ballet. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'predetermine'
Used Occasionally. predetermine is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of predetermine from the Collins English Dictionary
The language of love: 5 ways to express your love on Valentine’s Day
In the market for some new terms of endearment? Here’s the etymology behind some of the most popular.
Part One: Unlocking Mandarin with Paul Noble
We sent one of the Collins team for a one-to-one learning experience with the man himself, and here’s how they found part one of the course.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.