Dictionary.com

given

[ giv-uhn ]
/ ˈgɪv ən /
Save This Word!

verb
past participle of give.
adjective
noun
an established fact, condition, factor, etc.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!
In effect, this quiz will prove whether or not you have the skills to know the difference between “affect” and “effect.”
Question 1 of 7
The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

OTHER WORDS FROM given

self-given, adjectiveun·giv·en, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use given in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for given

given
/ (ˈɡɪvən) /

verb
the past participle of give
adjective
noun
an assumed fact
philosophy the supposed raw data of experienceSee also sense datum
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK