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Determine, 1) trans. a) to limit: “a restraint to a --ed scope,” Meas. III, 1, 70. Hence == to put an end to: “till his friend sickness hath --d me,” H4B IV, 5, 82. “to my --d time thou gavest new date,” H6A IV, 6, 9.
b) to resolve on, to decide, to settle: “by their verdict is --d the clear eye's moiety,” Sonn. 46, 11. “d. our proceedings,” Gentl. III, 2, 97. “I will d. this before I stir,” Err. V, 167. Merch. IV, 1, 106. John II, 584. H6B IV, 7, 93. H6C IV, 6, 56. R3 I, 3, 15. III, 1, 193 (Qq do). III, 2, 13. V, 1, 19. Tit. I, 407. V, 2, 139. Rom. III, 1, 136. Hml. III, 2, 197. Ant. III, 6, 84. IV, 4, 37. Followed by a dative and accus.: “she --s herself the glory of a creditor,” Meas. I, 1, 39 (== settles, fixes). By an inf.: “you have --d to bestow her on Thurio,” Gentl. III, 1, 13. “I d. to fight lustily for him,” H5 IV, 1, 201. By a clause: “wildly --ing which way to fly,” Lucr. 1150. “d. what we shall do straight,” John II, 149. R3 II, 2, 141. III, 5, 52. Caes. IV, 1, 8.
Determined == resolved: Ado V, 4, 36. R3 I, 1, 30. Caes. V, 1, 100. Oth. II, 3, 227.
2) intr. a) to end: “must all d. here?” Cor. III, 3, 43. “I purpose not to wait on fortune till these wars d.” V, 3, 120. “as it --s, so dissolve my life,” Ant. III, 13, 161. “it will d. one way,” IV, 3, 2.
b) to resolve, to decide: “as the flesh and fortune shall better d.” Meas. II, 1, 268. “till you know how he --s further,” H8 I, 1, 214. Lr. V, 3, 45. Oth. I, 3, 276. Ant. V, 1, 59. Followed by of: “our marriage hour --d of,” Gentl. II, 4, 181. “to d. of what conditions we shall stand upon,” H4B IV, 1, 164. “to d. of the coronation,” R3 III, 4, 2. “having --d of the Volsces,” Cor. II, 2, 41. “brief sounds d. of my weal or woe,” Rom. III, 2, 51 (Qq determine my weal). By on: “stir not till you have well --d upon these slanderers,” Meas. V, 258. “d. on some course,” Cor. IV, 1, 35. “on our proceedings,” Lr. V, 1, 31.
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