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"determination" in British English

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determinationnoun

uk   /dɪˌtɜː.mɪˈneɪ.ʃən/ us   /dɪˌtɝː.mɪˈneɪ.ʃən/
  • determination noun (TRYING HARD)

B2 [U] the ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult: a man of fierce/ruthless determination [+ to infinitive] You can't help but admire her determination to succeed.

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(Definition of determination from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"determination" in American English

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determinationnoun [U]

/dɪˌtɜr·məˈneɪ·ʃən/
the ability to continue trying to do something, even if it is difficult: [+ to infinitive] She has a lot of determination to succeed.
(Definition of determination from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"determination" in Business English

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determinationnoun

uk   /dɪˌtɜːmɪˈneɪʃən/ us  
[U] the ability to continue trying to do something, although it is very difficult: I admired his drive and determination - he never gave up.determination to do sth She had great determination to succeed.
[U] the process of controlling, influencing, or deciding something: The determination of policy is not your business - your job is to implement it.
[U] the process of finding something out: the determination of his whereabouts
[C] an official judgement or decision: The court is required to issue a final determination on those issues by the end of the year.
(Definition of determination from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “determination”
in Arabic تَصْميم…
in Korean 투지…
in Portuguese determinação…
in Catalan determinació…
in Japanese 決意…
in Chinese (Simplified) 毅力, 决心,毅力…
in Turkish azim, sebat, kararlılık…
in Russian решительность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毅力, 決心,毅力…
in Italian determinazione…
in Polish determinacja, wytrwałość, upór…
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“determination” in Business English

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