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STIPULATE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does stipulate mean? 

STIPULATE (verb)
  The verb STIPULATE has 3 senses:

1. specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement
2. give a guarantee or promise of
3. make an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force

  Familiarity information: STIPULATE used as a verb is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


STIPULATE (verb)


Sense 1stipulate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

specify; stipulate; condition; qualify

Context examples:

The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life / The contract stipulates the dates of the payments

Hypernyms (to "stipulate" is one way to...):

contract; undertake (enter into a contractual arrangement)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "stipulate"):

provide (determine (what is to happen in certain contingencies), especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Sense 2stipulate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Give a guarantee or promise of

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Context example:

They stipulated to release all the prisoners

Hypernyms (to "stipulate" is one way to...):

guarantee; vouch (give surety or assume responsibility)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE


Sense 3stipulate [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Make an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Hypernyms (to "stipulate" is one way to...):

contract; undertake (enter into a contractual arrangement)

Domain category:

civil law; jus civile; Justinian code; Roman law (the legal code of ancient Rome; codified under Justinian; the basis for many modern systems of civil law)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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