Thesaurus

derived

verb
past tense of derive

Synonyms of derived

to form an opinion or reach a conclusion through reasoning and information
  • from the summit, he was able to derive his location from the position of several prominent landmarks

Synonyms for derived

Words Related to derived

Phrases Synonymous with derived

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About derived

Time Traveler for derived

Time Traveler

The first known use of derived was in 1969

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near derived

derive

derived

derives

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Derived.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/derived. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on derived

Nglish: Translation of derived for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of derived for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!