past participle of give.
stated, fixed, or specified:
at a given time.
addicted or disposed (often followed by to):
given to making snide remarks.
bestowed as a gift; conferred.
assigned as a basis of calculation, reasoning, etc.:
Given A and B, C follows.
Mathematics. known or independently determined:
a given magnitude.
(on official documents) executed and delivered as of the date shown.
an established fact, condition, factor, etc.
the past participle of give
(postpositive) foll by to. tending (to); inclined or addicted (to)
specific or previously stated
assumed as a premise
(maths) known or determined independently: a given volume
(on official documents) issued or executed, as on a stated date
an assumed fact
(philosophy) the supposed raw data of experience See also sense datum
verb (used with object), gave, given, giving. 1. to present voluntarily and without expecting compensation; bestow: to give a birthday present to someone. 2. to hand to someone: Give me that plate, please. 3. to place in someone’s care: If you give me your coat, I’ll put it in the closet. 4. to grant (permission, […]
[self-dahy-uh g-noh-sis] /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs/ noun, plural self-diagnoses [self-dahy-uh g-noh-seez] /ˈsɛlfˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ siz/ (Show IPA) 1. the diagnosis of one’s own malady or illness. 2. the capability of an electronic system to detect and analyze an error or malfunction within itself. self-diagnosis n. Diagnosis of one’s own illness or disease without professional medical consultation.
[self-di-voh-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf dɪˈvoʊ ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. intense devotion of oneself to an activity or to a field or profession, as art or science. 2. devotion of oneself to the care or service of another or others; self-sacrifice: Her self-devotion to her sick mother prevented her from finishing college.
verb (used with object), glorified, glorifying. 1. to cause to be or treat as being more splendid, excellent, etc., than would normally be considered. 2. to honor with praise, admiration, or worship; extol. 3. to make glorious; invest with glory. 4. to praise the glory of (God), especially as an act of worship. verb (transitive) […]