conclude conclude  /kən ˈklud/


  1. (v) decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
  2. (v) bring to a close
  3. (v) reach a conclusion after a discussion or deliberation
  4. (v) come to a close
  5. (v) reach agreement on


Derived Word(s)


  1. Trail of Tears commemorators conclude 1,000-mile Reconciliation Trek

    A group of women and men prayerfully retracing one of the routes of the Cherokee 1836-’38 “Trail of Tears” will conclude their 1,000-mile journey of repentance and reconciliation with a gathering of native elders and Christian ministers Saturday morning.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Tahlequah Daily Press

  2. Researchers conclude that what causes menopause is -- wait for it -- men

    ( McMaster University ) After decades of laboring under other theories that never seemed to add up, a team of McMaster University biologists has concluded that menopause is actually an unintended outcome of natural selection generated by men's historical preference for younger mates.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. Prosecutors to conclude their presentation in Weisheit trial Thursday

    Prosecutors expect to conclude their case this morning against Jeffrey Weisheit, whose trial on murder and arson charges was moved to Clark County Circuit Court from Vanderburgh County.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Evansville Courier & Press


  1. "Well, to quote Tony Hayward, he's got his life back, as he would say," Emanuel said with a smile. "And I think we can all conclude that Tony Hayward is not going to have a second career in PR consulting. This has just been part of a long...
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Rahm Emanuel Source: ABC News (blog)

  2. "Although it is clear that the actions of Mr. Arenas will ultimately result in a substantial suspension, and perhaps worse, his ongoing conduct has led me to conclude that he is not currently fit to take the court in an NBA game," Stern said....
    on Jan 6, 2010 By: David Stern Source: ESPN

  3. "It can be tempting to look at the challenges in Iraq and conclude our best option is to pack up and go home," President Bush said. "That may be satisfying in the short run, but I believe the consequences for American security would be...
    on Mar 20, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Voice of America

Word of the Day
animosity animosity
/ˌæ nə ˈmɑ sə ti /