Definition of Conclusion

1. Noun. A position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration. "Satisfied with the panel's determination"

Exact synonyms: Decision, Determination
Generic synonyms: Judgement, Judgment, Mind
Specialized synonyms: Predetermination
Derivative terms: Determine, Determine, Determine



2. Noun. An intuitive assumption. "Jump to a conclusion"
Specialized synonyms: Non Sequitur
Generic synonyms: Assumption, Supposal, Supposition

3. Noun. The temporal end; the concluding time. "They were playing better at the close of the season"
Exact synonyms: Close, Finale, Finis, Finish, Last, Stopping Point
Generic synonyms: End, Ending
Derivative terms: Close, Close, Close, Finish, Finish, Finish

4. Noun. Event whose occurrence ends something. "When these final episodes are broadcast it will be the finish of the show"

5. Noun. The proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism).
Exact synonyms: Ratiocination
Group relationships: Syllogism
Generic synonyms: Proposition
Terms within: Major Term, Minor Term

6. Noun. The act of ending something. "The termination of the agreement"

7. Noun. A final settlement. "The conclusion of the peace treaty"
Generic synonyms: Settlement

8. Noun. The last section of a communication. "In conclusion I want to say..."
Exact synonyms: Close, Closing, End, Ending
Specialized synonyms: Anticlimax, Bathos, Epilog, Epilogue, Epilog, Epilogue, Peroration, Coda, Finale
Generic synonyms: Section, Subdivision
Group relationships: Narration, Recital, Yarn, Address, Speech
Derivative terms: Close, End, End, End

9. Noun. The act of making up your mind about something. "He drew his conclusions quickly"

Definition of Conclusion

1. n. The last part of anything; close; termination; end.

Definition of Conclusion

1. Noun. The end, finish, close or last part of something. ¹

2. Noun. The outcome or result of a process or act. ¹

3. Noun. A decision reached after careful thought. ¹

4. Noun. (logic) In an argument or syllogism, the proposition that follows as a necessary consequence of the premises. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Conclusion

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Conclusion

conclaves
conclavist
conclavists
concludable
conclude
concluded
concludency
concludent
concluder
concluders
concludes
concludible
concluding
concludingly
conclusible
conclusion (current term)
conclusion of law
conclusionary
conclusions
conclusive
conclusive presumption
conclusive presumptions
conclusively
conclusively presumed
conclusiveness
conclusory
concoct
concocted
concocter
concocters

Literary usage of Conclusion

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss, Jenny H. Stickney (1898)
"conclusion. had been opened to her even on a desert isle. ... THE WELCOME AT ROCK HOUSE conclusion. ON the next day the young men took their new sister to ..."

2. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare (1912)
"It is' not worth much and rather stops the action, which should now get to a conclusion. A short interval here if desirable, or let the march be played ..."

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