1. To conclude after a calculation, investigation, experiment, or study; SYN. find, find out, ascertain.
2. To find out or learn with certainty; SYN. check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn.
3. To fix conclusively or authoritatively; SYN. set.
4. To fix in scope; fix the boundaries of; the tree determines the border of the property.
5. To shape or influence; give direction to; SYN. shape, influence, regulate.
ETYM Pref. im- in + mobilize; cf. f. immobiliser.
(Alternate spelling: immobilise).
1. To cause to be immobile.
2. To convert (assets) into fixed capital.
3. To hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation; of capital.
4. To make defenseless.
schedule / skedʒuːl /
1. To make a schedule; plan the time and place for events
2. To plan for an activity or event
(Irregular preterit, past participle: set).
1. To locate; SYN. localize, place.
2. To put into a certain state; cause to be in a certain state.
3. To set to a certain position.
4. To insert (a nail below the surface); SYN. countersink.
5. To give a fine, sharp edge to a knife or razor.
6. To fix in a border, as of precious stones.
7. To establish as the highest level or best performance; SYN. mark.
8. To disappear beyond the horizon; of celestial bodies such as the sun and the moon; SYN. go down, go under.
9. To apply or start.