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Pronunciation: /detɛʀmine/

Translation of déterminer in English:

verbe transitif

  • 4 (pousser)déterminer quelqu'un à faire
    to cause somebody to do
    cela l'a déterminé à quitter l'armée
    it caused ou led him to leave the army

also: se déterminer verbe pronominal

  • 1 (être établi)
    to be determined
  • 2 (être fixé)
    to be worked out
  • 3 (choisir)
    to make a choice (entre between)
    (se décider à)se déterminer à
    to make up one's mind to

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