Conclude

Definition of Conclude

Con`clude´
v. t.1.To shut up; to inclose.
[imp. & p. p. Concluded; p. pr. & vb. n. Concluding.]
The very person of Christ [was] concluded within the grave.
- Hooker.
2.To include; to comprehend; to shut up together; to embrace.
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.
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.
v. i.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.

Related Words

abort, accommodate, adjust, assume, be afraid, believe, button up, cap, carry to completion, cease, clean up, climax, close out, close up, close with, collect, completed, compose, conceive, concluded, consider, crown, culminate, daresay, deduce, deduct, deem, derive, divine, done, down, draw, draw a conclusion, draw an inference, dream, ended, expect, extract, fancy, feel, fetch, figure, finalize, find, finish off, finish up, finished, fix, gather, get done, get it over, get through, get through with, glean, grant, halt, imagine, induce, infer, judge, let, let be, make, make out, make up, mop up, opine, perorate, prefigure, presume, presuppose, presurmise, provisionally accept, purpose, reason, reason that, reckon, repute, resolve, round out, rule, say, scrap, scratch, seal, settle with, stop, straighten out, suppose, surmise, suspect, take, take a resolution, take as proved, take for, take for granted, take it, take to be, terminated, think, through, top off, top out, ultimate, understand, will, wind up, work out, wrap up
Word:

Browse

Conciliate
Conciliation
Conciliative
Conciliator
Conciliatory
Concinnate
Concinnity
Concinnous
Concionate
Concionator
Concionatory
Concise
Concisely
Conciseness
Concision
Concitation
Concite
Conclamation
Conclave
Conclavist
-Conclude-
Concludency
Concludent
Concluder
Concludingly
Conclusible
Conclusion
Conclusion to the country
Conclusive
Conclusive evidence
Conclusive presumption
Conclusively
Conclusiveness
Conclusory
Concoct
Concocter
Concoction
Concoctive
Concolor
Concolorous
Concomitance
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home