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conclude   WordNet 2.0

- decide by reasoning

- draw or come to a conclusion
"We reasoned that it was cheaper to rent than to buy a house"

 
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- bring to a close
"The committee concluded the meeting"

 
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- reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation

 
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- reach agreement on
"They concluded an economic agreement"
"We concluded a cease-fire"

 
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- come to a close
"The concert closed with a nocturne by Chopin"

 
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Conclude   Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

1. To shut up; to inclose. [Obs.]

"The very person of Christ [was] concluded within the grave. Hooker." --

2. To include; to comprehend; to shut up together; to embrace. [Obs.]

"For God hath concluded all in unbelief. Rom. xi. 32." --

"The Scripture hath concluded all under sin. Gal. iii. 22." --

3. To reach as an end of reasoning; to infer, as from premises; to close, as an argument, by inferring; -- sometimes followed by a dependent clause.

"No man can conclude God's love or hatred to any person by anything that befalls him. Tillotson." --

"Therefore we conclude that a man is justified by faith. Rom. iii. 28." --

4. To make a final determination or judgment concerning; to judge; to decide.

"But no frail man, however great or high, Can be concluded blest before he die. Addison." --

"Is it concluded he shall be protector? Shak." --

5. To bring to an end; to close; to finish.

"I will conclude this part with the speech of a counselor of state. Bacon." --

6. To bring about as a result; to effect; to make; as, to conclude a bargain. "If we conclude a peace." Shak.

7. To shut off; to restrain; to limit; to estop; to bar; -- generally in the passive; as, the defendant is concluded by his own plea; a judgment concludes the introduction of further evidence argument.

"If therefore they will appeal to revelation for their creation they must be concluded by it. Sir M. Hale." --

Syn. -- To infer; decide; determine; settle; close; finish; terminate; end.

 
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1. To come to a termination; to make an end; to close; to end; to terminate.

"A train of lies, That, made in lust, conclude in perjuries. Dryden." --

"And, to conclude, The victory fell on us. Shak." --

2. To form a final judgment; to reach a decision.

"Can we conclude upon Luther's instability? Bp. Atterbury." --

"Conclude and be agreed. Shak." --

 
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