Last modified on 7 July 2014, at 04:40

given

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given

  1. past participle of give

PrepositionEdit

given

  1. Considering; taking into account.
    Given the current situation, I don't think that's possible.

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NounEdit

given (plural givens)

  1. A condition that is assumed to be true without further evaluation.

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AdjectiveEdit

given (comparative more given, superlative most given)

  1. Already arranged.
  2. Currently discussed.
  3. Particular, specific.
    No more than three people can be in that space at a given time.
  4. Assumed as fact or hypothesis.
    Given that we will get the resources, what do we want to achieve?
  5. (with to) Prone, disposed.
    He was given to taking a couple of glasses of port at his club.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See give.

AdjectiveEdit

given (neuter givent, definite and plural givne)

  1. Without a doubt, undoubted.
  2. Common, typical.

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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

past participle of ge.

AdjectiveEdit

given

  1. given

DeclensionEdit

Inflections of
given
Indefinite
singular
Common given
Neuter givet
Definite
singular
Masc. givne
All givna
Plural givna

NounEdit

given

  1. definite singular of giv

VerbEdit

given

  1. past participle of ge.
  2. Obsolete plural form of ger, present tense of ge. 2nd person only.
  3. Obsolete plural form of ge, imperative of ge. 2nd person only.
    Tagen därför ifrån honom hans pund, och given det åt den som har de tio punden.
    Take therefore the talent from him, and give [it] unto him which hath ten talents. (Matthew 25:28)