- 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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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
Editorial and political cartoon pages from throughout the world almost unanimously came to the same conclusion.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Following this line of reasoning to its logical conclusion, the way to achieve world peace is to give everyone atomic bombs.
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.
And the others, not knowing that he had that day repented, sat at their distance and tried to form no conclusion.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
The conclusion is reached that, despite these drawbacks, the Jesuit mission in Canada has made a hopeful beginning.
The interest of the story is now at an end; but much yet remains before the conclusion.
How would the involuntary accusation have been embittered, had he known that the Empress drew the same conclusion!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
I made the experiment two years ago, and all my experience since has corroborated the conclusion then arrived at.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
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
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Other Idioms and Phrases with conclusion
see foregone conclusion; jump to a conclusion.