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given

 us   /ˈɡɪv·ən/

given (GIVE)

past participle of give

given

noun [C]  us   /ˈɡɪv·ən/

given noun [C] (ACCEPTED FACT)

something that is certain to happen or to be: It’s a given that if he is defeated for reelection, he’ll be offered a position in the administration.

given

preposition  us   /ˈɡɪv·ən/

given preposition (KNOWING)

considering: Given his age, he’s in excellent physical condition.

given

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈɡɪv·ən/

given adjective [not gradable] (ARRANGED)

already decided, arranged, or agreed: At any given time (= at any particular time), the jury may reach a verdict, so we’d better stay nearby.
Translations of “given”
in Chinese (Traditional) 送給, 提供, 贈與…
in Russian прич. прош. вр. от гл. give…
in Turkish vermek' fiilinin üçüncü hali…
in Chinese (Simplified) 送给, 提供, 赠与…
in Polish -…
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