Converse

  • 1 Converse — Rechtsform Tochtergesellschaft Gründung 1908 Sitz North Andover …

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  • 2 Converse — may refer to: Converse accident, a type of logical fallacy Conversion (linguistics), a kind of word formation Converse (logic), a concept in logic Religious conversion, the adaption of a new religious belief Converse (shoe company), an American… …

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  • 3 converse — ● converse adjectif et nom féminin (latin conversa, de convertere, convertir) Dans la logique aristotélicienne, se dit d une proposition dont la place du sujet et la place de l attribut ont été interverties par rapport à une autre proposition.… …

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  • 4 Converse — Converse, IN U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 1137 Housing Units (2000): 548 Land area (2000): 0.890786 sq. miles (2.307125 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.890786 sq. miles (2.307125 sq …

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  • 5 Converse — Con*verse (k[o^]n*v[ e]rs ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Conversed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conversing}.] [F. converser, L. conversari to associate with; con + versari to be turned, to live, remain, fr. versare to turn often, v. intens. of vertere to turn See …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Converse — Con verse, n. 1. Frequent intercourse; familiar communion; intimate association. Glanvill. [1913 Webster] T is but to hold Converse with Nature s charms, and view her stores unrolled. Byron. [1913 Webster] 2. Familiar discourse; free interchange… …

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  • 7 converse — [adj] opposite antipodal, antipodean, antithetical, contradictory, contrary, counter, counterpole, different, reverse, reversed, transposed; concept 564 Ant. complementary, equal, same, similar converse [n] opposite antipode, antipole, antithesis …

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  • 8 Converse — Con verse, a. [L. conversus, p. p. of convertere. See {Convert}.] Turned about; reversed in order or relation; reciprocal; as, a converse proposition. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 Converse — Con verse, n. 1. (Logic) A proposition which arises from interchanging the terms of another, as by putting the predicate for the subject, and the subject for the predicate; as, no virtue is vice, no vice is virtue. [1913 Webster] Note: It should… …

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  • 10 converse — Ⅰ. converse [1] ► VERB ▪ hold a conversation. DERIVATIVES converser noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «live among, be familiar with»: from Latin conversari keep company with . Ⅱ. converse [2] …

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  • 11 converse — converse1 [kən vʉrs′; ] for n. [ kän′vʉrs΄] vi. conversed, conversing [ME conversen < OFr converser < L conversari, to live with, keep company with, freq. of convertere: see CONVERT] 1. to hold a conversation; talk 2. Obs. to consort;… …

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  • 12 converse — I verb address, advise, allocute, answer, articulate, attest to, carry on a conversation, comment on, commune with, communicate with, confabulate, confer with, conferre, consult with, debate, descant, discourse, discuss, dissertate, exchange… …

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  • 13 converse — is pronounced with stress on the first syllable as an adjective and noun (= the opposite), and on the second syllable as a verb (= to have a conversation) …

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  • 14 Converse — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Конверс. Converse …

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  • 15 Converse — Para otros usos de este término, véase Converse (desambiguación). Converse, Inc. Tipo Subsidiaria de Nike …

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  • 16 converse# — conversation, converse communion, communication, *intercourse, commerce, traffic, dealings, correspondence Analogous words: conversing, talking or talk, speaking or speech (see corresponding verbs at SPEAK) converse vb talk, *speak Analogous… …

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  • 17 converse — 01. The children [converse] with their mother in Japanese, and with their father in French. 02. Learning to [converse] fluently in another language is an exciting process. 03. The old woman claims to [converse] regularly with beings on another… …

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  • 18 converse — (kon vèr s ) adj. f. 1°   Terme de logique. Proposition converse, proposition sur laquelle on opère la conversion, c est à dire dont on change l attribut en sujet et le sujet en attribut, sans qu elle cesse d être vraie. Nulle pierre n est homme… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 19 converse — con|verse1 [kənˈvə:s US ˈvə:rs] v [i]formal [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: converser, from Latin conversari to live with, be with , from convertere; CONVERT1] to have a conversation with someone converse with ▪ She enjoyed the chance to… …

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  • 20 Converse —    An athletic shoe brand established in 1908 by Marquis M. Converse. Converse is most famous for its All Star high top basketball sneaker, created in 1918 in collaboration with a high school basketball player named Chuck Taylor, who later turned …

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