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conjuncture Explained

conjuncture at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] formal a combination of events or situations, especially one that causes problems// --the historic conjuncture from which Marxism arose//

Conjuncture at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Conjuncture \Con*junc"ture\ (?; 135), n. [Cf. F. conjoncture,
LL. conjunctura.]
1. The act of joining, or state of being joined; union;
connection; combination.

The conjuncture of philosophy and divinity.
--Hobbes.

A fit conjuncture or circumstances. --Addison.

2. A crisis produced by a combination of circumstances;
complication or combination of events or circumstances;
plight resulting from various conditions.

He [Chesterfield] had recently governed Ireland, at
a momentous conjuncture, with eminent firmness,
wisdom, and humanity. --Macaulay.

conjuncture at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

conjuncture
n : a critical combination of events or circumstances

conjuncture at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A combination of events or circumstances; a conjunction; a union.
    1. A set of circumstances causing a crisis; a juncture.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » A combination of events or circumstances

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|стечение на обстоятелствата|sc=Cyrl
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|shoda okolností|f
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|conjunctuur|f
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|konjunktuuri
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|conjoncture|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Konjunktur|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|συγκυρία|f|tr=sigiría|sc=Grek
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|единство|n|tr=édinstvo|sc=Cyrl
    • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|co-whailtys|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|конъюнктура|f|tr=konʺjunktúra|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|стечение обстоятельств|n|tr=stečénije obstojátelʹstv|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » ru|положение дел|n|tr=položénije del|sc=Cyrl
    • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|موضع|m|tr=mauze', mauza'|sc=ur-Arab


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » A set of circumstances causing a crisis
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|конюнктура


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|конъюнктура|f|tr=konʺjunktúra|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|стечение обстоятельств|n|tr=stečénije obstojátelʹstv|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » ru|положение дел|n|tr=položénije del|sc=Cyrl

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Latin

    Participle

    Inter: la-part-form » conjunctūre
  • Inter: inflection of » conjuncturus|conjunctūrus|voc|m|s|lang=la

  • Translation: et » conjuncture
    Translation: io » conjuncture
    Translation: kn » conjuncture
    Translation: my » conjuncture
    Translation: pl » conjuncture
    Translation: ru » conjuncture
    Translation: te » conjuncture
    Translation: vi » conjuncture
    Translation: zh » conjuncture