on (the) condition that

idiom

: only if
She spoke on the condition that she not be identified.
He taught me the trick on condition that I never tell anyone else how to do it.

Examples of on (the) condition that in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gómez's family settled a lawsuit against the federal government for an undisclosed amount – and on the condition that the family agree not to discuss the case – so there is no civil court record. Rick Jervis, USA TODAY, 21 June 2024 Those clinicians spoke on the condition that they not be named for fear of retaliation by their employer for speaking to the media without authorization. Kate Wells, NPR, 19 June 2024 Viktor spoke with The Washington Post on the condition that only his first name be published, in accordance with Ukrainian military protocol. Serhii Korolchuk, Washington Post, 12 June 2024 The package includes up to $625 million in bonding through 2031 for the UConn 2000 development project, on the condition that the university’s philanthropic commitments total at least $100 million over the next eight years. Alison Cross, Hartford Courant, 12 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for on (the) condition that 

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“On (the) condition that.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20%28the%29%20condition%20that. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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