given, presumption, precondition(adj)
an assumption that is taken for granted
acknowledged as a supposition
"given the engine's condition, it is a wonder that it started"
apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)(adj)
(usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
"he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"
English Synonyms and Antonyms
One is addicted to that which he has allowed to gain a strong, habitual, and enduring hold upon action, inclination, or involuntary tendency, as to a habit or indulgence. A man may be accustomed to labor, attached to his profession, devoted to his religion, given to study or to gluttony (in the bad sense, given over, or given up, is a stronger and more hopeless expression, as is abandoned). One inclined to luxury may become habituated to poverty. One is wedded to that which has become a second nature; as, one is wedded to science or to art. Prone is used only in a bad sense, and generally of natural tendencies; as, our hearts are prone to evil. Abandoned tells of the acquired viciousness of one who has given himself up to wickedness. Addicted may be used in a good, but more frequently a bad sense; as, addicted to study; addicted to drink. Devoted is used chiefly in the good sense; as, a mother's devoted affection.
Addicted to vice.
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List of paraphrases for "given":
granted, provided, awarded, accorded, seen, received, particular, offered, data, considering, paid, made, yielded, issued, donated, assigned, administered, delivered, determined, afforded, conferred, allocated, entrusted, taken, supplied, specified, due, attributed, been, presented, placed, submitted, certain
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How to use given in a sentence?
Finally making that decision to have my leg cut off was the best thing I ever did. It’s totally changed my confidence. ' CINDERELLA WEIGHT ’ IS A DANGEROUS VIRAL DIET GOAL, EXPERTS WARN For the first time in my life I am wearing shorts and short dresses. When I do wear pants I cut off one of the legs to show off my prosthesis. I'm so proud of it, and thankful for the new life it's given me.
Much more aggressive fire suppression occurs on public lands, in fact, to prevent wildfires from spreading onto private lands which are unprepared and unsustainable given wildfire.
There is great progress and a steep growth trajectory - but we have yet to see women-owned and women-led firms given the access and opportunity to live up to their fullest potential.
I was surprised it wasn't liquidated the time before, history shows a [ second bankruptcy ] for a retailer almost always ends up in liquidation. I don't know what levers it can pull in bankruptcy, given the assets that have been stripped out.
Baltics have felt vulnerable for many years and they perhaps are now feeling over-vulnerable, although perhaps that is understandable given their history.
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- daný, fakt, axiom, postulátCzech
- postulat, donnée de départ, vu, étant donné, prémisse, énoncéFrench
- दिया हुआHindi
- gitt, forutsetningNorwegian
- uzimajući u obzirSerbo-Croatian
- givet, givenSwedish
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