- the effect of an act by which the person performing the act is bound not to do anything inconsistent therewith; an estoppel.
- the end of a pleading or conveyance.
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OTHER WORDS FROM conclusioncon·clu·sion·al, adjectivecon·clu·sion·al·ly, adverbnon·con·clu·sion, nounpre·con·clu·sion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for conclusion
The conclusions were drawn by the majority staff under committee Chairman Peter DeFazio.Boeing crashes were the “horrific culmination” of multiple mistakes, House report says|kdunn6|September 16, 2020|Fortune
It has been a difficult journey for her, but fortunately it has a happy conclusion.
The real conclusion, yet again, is that getting the most bang out of your altitude buck is complicated and highly individual.
Westlake has disputed the conclusions and details of a legislative report that corroborated three women’s complaints that he made unwanted sexual advances.The Woman Propositioned by Alaska’s Former Lieutenant Governor Tells Her Story for the First Time|by Kyle Hopkins and Michelle Theriault Boots, Anchorage Daily News|September 10, 2020|ProPublica
Local research into police stops has reached similar conclusions.Sacramento Report: 3 Takeaways From a Wild Legislative Session|Sara Libby|September 4, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Was there an investigation of people at DOJ before they arrived at that conclusion?Ex-CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson’s Battle Royale With the Feds|Lloyd Grove|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In that sense, the last Report was mildly unsatisfying as a conclusion, in that it left so much unresolved.The End of Truthiness: Stephen Colbert’s Sublime Finale|Noel Murray|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Magnum came into being as a cooperative only two years after the conclusion of World War II.
A civilian commission overruled Beck and rebuked his conclusion.Worse Than Eric Garner: Cops Who Got Away With Killing Autistic Men and Little Girls|Emily Shire|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is unclear how Trierweiler came to the conclusion that the Élysée had allegedly been ordering the doctors to sedate her.Hell Hath No Fury Like Valerie Trierweiler, the French President’s Ex|Lizzie Crocker|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This part of this letter was written, as Johnson goes on to say, a considerable time before the conclusion.Life Of Johnson, Volume 4 (of 6)|Boswell
Pending further inquiry they were obliged to wait the conclusion of the expressman's humorous recital.
“Quae non expediunt, nec licent,” such is the conclusion arrived at by the sentiment of Christian nobility.The Essence of Christianity|Ludwig Feuerbach
In conclusion I should like to express in words what must be only too apparent to every reader of this statement.The Evolution of the Dragon|G. Elliot Smith
Pressure was put upon the Highlanders to bring the negotiation to a conclusion.A History of England, Period III.|Rev. J. Franck Bright
British Dictionary definitions for conclusion
- a statement that purports to follow from another or others (the premises) by means of an argument
- a statement that does validly follow from given premises
- an admission or statement binding on the party making it; estoppel
- the close of a pleading or of a conveyance
Word Origin for conclusion
Idioms and Phrases with conclusion
see foregone conclusion; jump to a conclusion.