Usage examples for determine

  1. Indeed, as we shall see, she has done a good deal more to determine this, in regard to the various parts of her record, than most have done, and it is for that reason that we have taken the opportunity to open up the general question.  The Faith of the Millions (2nd series) by George Tyrrell
  2. Your deed would show, of course, the date of your purchase from Buck Peters, and we shall, perhaps, be able to determine the authenticity of the present record in that manner.  'Firebrand' Trevison by Charles Alden Seltzer
  3. It seemed to her that the sound had come from the direction of Doubler's cabin, but she was not quite certain, knowing how difficult it was to determine the direction of sound in so vast a stretch of country.  The Trail to Yesterday by Charles Alden Seltzer
  4. With regard both to high north and south stars, then, we may in both cases be in presence of observations made to determine the time at night.  The Fundamental Principles of Old and New World Civilizations by Zelia Nuttall