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Ascertain meaning

ascertain - 4 dictionary results

  1. 1. To render ( a person) certain; to cause to feel certain; to make confident; to assure; to apprise.
  2. 2. To make ( a thing) certain to the mind; to free from obscurity, doubt, or change; to make sure of; to fix; to determine.
  3. 3. To find out or learn for a certainty, by trial, examination, or experiment; to get to know; as, to ascertain the weight of a commodity, or the purity of a metal.
  4. 4. To acquire certain knowledge of; to learn.

ascertain - examples of usage

  1. They cannot be very large, but they generally have a balance in their favour, and they get what is due to them in cash as soon as we ascertain its amount. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  2. 9080. How do you ascertain the current price at the end of the year for settling with your men? - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  3. 3684. You ascertain the price of cured fish, and calculate from that what price you are to allow to the fishermen for the green fish throughout the season? - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
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