Definition of determined
1 : having reached a decision : firmly resolved <determined to be a pilot>
2 a : showing determination <a determined effort> b : characterized by determination <will deter all but the most determined thief — Security World>
determinedlyplay \-mənd-lē, -mə-nəd-lē\ adverb
determinednessplay \-mənd-nəs\ noun
Examples of determined in a sentence
We are making a determined effort to correct our mistakes.
<his determined opponent would not be bluffed or shaken>
First Known Use of determined
DETERMINED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of determined for English Language Learners
: having a strong feeling that you are going to do something and that you will not allow anyone or anything to stop you
: not weak or uncertain : having or showing determination to do something
DETERMINED Defined for Kids
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