Definitions of conclusion

  1. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; "the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"; "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other"; "My property ends by the bushes"; "The symphony ends in a pianissimo" Webster Dictionary DB
  2. the last section of a communication; "in conclusion I want to say..." Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the temporal end; the concluding time; "the stopping point of each round was signaled by a bell"; "the market was up at the finish"; "they were playing better at the close of the season" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the act of making up your mind about something; "the burden of decision was his"; "he drew his conclusions quickly" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. the act of ending something; "the termination of the agreement" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. an intuitive assumption; "jump to a conclusion" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration; "a decision unfavorable to the opposition"; "his conclusion took the evidence into account"; "satisfied with the panel's determination" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. the proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a final settlement; "the conclusion of a business deal"; "the conclusion of the peace treaty" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. The last part of anything; close; termination; end. Newage Dictionary DB
  11. Final decision; determination; result. Newage Dictionary DB
  12. Any inference or result of reasoning. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. The inferred proposition of a syllogism; the necessary consequence of the conditions asserted in two related propositions called premises. See Syllogism. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. Drawing of inferences. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. An experiment, or something from which a conclusion may be drawn. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. The end or close of a pleading, e.g., the formal ending of an indictment, "against the peace," etc. Newage Dictionary DB
  17. An estoppel or bar by which a person is held to a particular position. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. A final determination; result; inference; judgment; the closing part, as of a discussion; end. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. Act of concluding: the end, close, or last part: inference: judgment. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. End; inference; determination. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. The act of concluding; termination; end; inference; decision. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. The close or end; the sum; logical inference; final decision; experiment. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  23. End; close; inference or consequence; final determination or judgment. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  24. The end or close of a pleading, e.g., the formal ending of an indictment, (b) An estoppel or bar by which a person is held to a particular position. Wharton. dictgcide_fs
  25. Termination; final result; in c., lastly, to conclude; inference; decision; (Logic) proposition deduced from previous ones, esp. last of three forming a syllogism; try cc. with, engage in a trial of skill &c. with; settling, arrangement, (of peace &c.). [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  26. [L.] (Log.) The proposition inferred from two former propositions, termed the premisses of the argument, or Syllogism. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  27. n. Last part of any thing; final decision; determination; —consequence or deduction drawn from promises; —result from experiment; —end or close of a pleading. Cabinet Dictionary
  28. Determination, final decision ; collection from propositions premised, consequence; the close ; the event of experiment; the end, the upshot. Complete Dictionary