• WordNet 3.6
    • adv determinedly with determination; in a determined manner "he clung to the past determinedly"
    • adv determinedly with ambition; in an ambitious and energetic manner "she pursued her goals ambitiously"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In Richmond, Virginia it is illegal to flip a coin in any eating establishment to determine who buys a cup of coffee.
    • adv Determinedly In a determined manner; with determination.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Mount Everst in Nepal, China: 29,035 feet / 8850 meters (seven feet [2.1 meters] above it's height of 29,028 feet which was determined in 1954).
    • determinedly In a determined manner; with determination; unwaveringly.
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  • David Livingstone
    David Livingstone
    “I determined never to stop until I had come to the end and achieved my purpose.”
  • George Eliot
    “Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.”
  • William Ross
    William Ross
    “Why not spend some time determining what is worthwhile for us, and then go after that?”
  • Anthony Robbins
    “More than anything else, I believe it's our decisions, not the conditions of our lives, that determine our destiny.”
  • Les Brown
    “Be determined to handle any challenge in a way that will make you grow.”
  • A. J. Foyt
    A. J. Foyt
    “Determination that just won't quit -- that's what it takes.”


In literature:

He determined to reject Mordaunt's advice; and there can be no doubt that the determination was wise.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
If therefore we are determined to move only in that path, we cannot move at all.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
That effect he determined to counteract by striking a sudden and terrible blow.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
So he and the general determined to try what an attempt to appeal to her heart would effect.
"Title: The Idiot" by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
He therefore determined to make a thorough and systematic exploration of these beds at Abbeville.
"The Prehistoric World" by E. A. Allen
Let them ponder and answer all this before they determine where their sympathies lie.
"The Great Boer War" by Arthur Conan Doyle
She resisted, would not hear of it, seemed determined not to give way.
"Maupassant Original Short Stories (180), Complete" by Guy de Maupassant
And I determined to get whatever pleasure there might be in it.
"The Rise of Roscoe Paine" by Joseph C. Lincoln
I was determined that he should NOT sing; he was determined that he WOULD, therefore I desired him to leave my camp.
"In the Heart of Africa" by Samuel White Baker
This vote has nothing to do in determining my votes on the questions of supplies.
"The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Complete" by Abraham Lincoln

In poetry:

Well! I'm determin'd; that's enough:—
Gee, Bayard! move your poor old bones,
I'll take to-morrow, smooth or rough,
To go and court the Widow Jones.
"Abner And The Widow Jones" by Robert Bloomfield
But the plan of action is determined,
And the end irrevocably sealed.
I am alone; all round me drowns in falsehood:
Life is not a walk across a field.
"Hamlet" by Boris Pasternak
But BERNARD, far from murmuring
(Exemplar, friends, to us),
Determined to his faith to cling, -
He made the best of everything,
And argued softly thus:
"A Worm Will Turn" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Said the Socialist to the Suffragist: "You misinterpret facts!
There is no room for doubt or schism
In Economic Determinism–
It governs all our acts!"
"The Socialist And The Suffragist" by Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman
set him down over these and these.
And straight he stands and glad of his endurance,
simply determined; as the husbandman
who began and who knew not how
"Adam" by Rainer Maria Rilke
That England's topsyturvy
Is clear from these mishaps, Sir;
Since Traps, we may determine,
Will no longer take our vermin,
But vermin take our Traps, Sir.
"The Rape of the Trap. A Ballad" by William Shenstone

In news:

Determine which sets of glued vases you wish to use as the upper section of the birdbath 's base.
David Skeberdis checks a cage of birds he recently removed from his house in Aurora, Ill. After officials determined he was "hoarding" over 350 live birds, and more than 100 dead ones.
The composition of the transitional council will be determined after a meeting Monday.
Hugo Lloris is determined to prove he deserves to be Tottenham's first-choice goalkeeper and won't settle for a bit-part role.
In the current issue of the Monthly, Spencer Ackerman says plainly that this is rubbish: Haunted by Vietnam, Democrats are determined to express support for the troops.
THE POLITICS OF DISPOSSESSION The Struggle for Palestinian Self-Determination, 1969-1994.
Black Belt In Determination.
A judge could not determine Wednesday if Franklin Township Committee blatantly violated the Open Public Meetings Act, a charge a township resident brought against the municipality last month.
A trial is under way to determine her mother's punishment.
Carefully review both sets of income and expenses and determine a joint family budget.
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Wednesday in Fisher v University of Texas at Austin, a case that could determine the future of policies that include race as a factor in university admissions.
John Torres talks about how your blood type could determine your risk of having a heart attack.
It was about Turkey's determination to position itself as the leading Muslim state in the Middle East.
1.1 This test method covers the determination of the butanol content of butanol for blending with gasoline by gas chromatography.
This test method covers the determination of the purity of ethyl tertiary- butyl ether by gas chromatography.

In science:

In terms of its charge, the charges of the bilinears in WH 1 are determined to be +1 for ϕϕ and −1 for ηϕ, while the charges of the bilinears ηη and ϕη are not yet determined from the couplings (18).
From Prototype SU(5) to Realistic SU(7) SUSY GUT
Once J is determined, u • v • f is uniquely determined for all u, v ∈ V and f ∈ F , so the action of A = V ◦ V + V • F on V by the product • is uniquely determined.
Algebraic structures on quasi-primary states in superconformal algebras
The weight function of QCD also contains the fermion determinant, and it has been shown that the universal results are unchanged if the random Dirac matrix in the determinant is replaced by a polynomial of that matrix .
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The determinants in the numerator can be written as fermionic integrals whereas the determinant in the denominator can be written as a bosonic integral.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The product of the two determinants in Eq. (127) can be written as the determinant of a single Hermitian matrix.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD