toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

deduce
used in Light in August

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
conclude by reasoning — especially reasoning from the general to the particular
  • She was also stupid enough to believe that a child of five not only could deduce the truth from what he had heard, but that he would want to tell it as an adult would.
    Chapter 6 (14% in)
  • But there was nothing which the man could know, deduce.
    Chapter 8 (39% in)

There are no more uses of "deduce" in Light in August.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia Article