given the circumstances

Definition of given the circumstances

  1. :  considering everything Given the circumstances, I think we did well.

Word by Word Definitions

givenplay
  1. :  prone, disposed

    :  presented as a gift :  bestowed without compensation

    :  particular, specified

  1. :  something given

    :  something taken for granted :  a basic condition or assumption

  1. :  in view of :  considering

circumstanceplay circumstances
  1. :  a condition, fact, or event accompanying, conditioning, or determining another :  an essential or inevitable concomitant

    :  a subordinate or accessory (see 2accessory 2) fact or detail

    :  a piece of evidence that indicates the probability or improbability of an event (as a crime)


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WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

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