method

  • 1 method — meth‧od [ˈmeθəd] noun [countable] a planned way of doing something, especially one that a lot of people use: method of • It is best to consider all methods of figuring your annual income tax before deciding on any one option. method for • A buy… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 Method — Meth od, n. [F. m[ e]thode, L. methodus, fr. Gr. meqodos method, investigation following after; meta after + odo s way.] 1. An orderly procedure or process; regular manner of doing anything; hence, manner; way; mode; as, a method of teaching… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Method — may refer to: Scientific method, a series of steps taken to acquire knowledge Method (computer programming), a piece of code associated with a class or object to perform a task Method (music), a kind of textbook to help students learning to play… …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 method — method, mode, manner, way, fashion, system are comparable when they denote the means taken or the plan or procedure followed in doing a kind of work or in achieving an end. Method may denote either an abstraction or a concrete procedure, but in… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 method — [n1] means, procedure adjustment, approach, arrangement, channels, course, custom, design, disposal, disposition, fashion, form, formula, habit, line, manner, mechanism, method, mode, modus, modus operandi, nuts and bolts*, plan, practice,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 method — [meth′əd] n. [Fr méthode < L methodus < Gr methodos, a going after, pursuit, system < meta, after (see META ) + hodos, a way (see ODE1)] 1. a way of doing anything; mode; procedure; process; esp., a regular, orderly, definite procedure… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 method — I noun arrangement, blueprint, classification, consistency, course, course of action, custom, discipline, established order, fixed order, formula, habit, layout, logical order, manner, master plan, means, mode, modus, operation, order,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 method — (n.) early 15c., regular, systematic treatment of disease, from L. methodus way of teaching or going, from Gk. methodos scientific inquiry, method of inquiry, investigation, originally pursuit, a following after, from meta after (see META (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 Method — est un thriller américain, dont le sous titre français est Dangereuse sous tout rapport et anglais : Belle Gunness, responsible for more than 40 murders, was never brought to justice. (Belle Gunness, responsable de plus de 40 meurtres, qui n …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 10 method — ► NOUN 1) a way of doing something. 2) orderliness of thought or behaviour. ORIGIN Greek methodos pursuit of knowledge …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 method — n. 1) to apply, employ, use a method 2) to adopt a method 3) to give up, scrap a method 4) an antiquated, obsolete; crude; infallible, sure; modern, up to date; refined, sophisticated; sound; unorthodox method 5) the case; deductive; inductive;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 12 method — methodless, adj. /meth euhd/, n. 1. a procedure, technique, or way of doing something, esp. in accordance with a definite plan: There are three possible methods of repairing this motor. 2. a manner or mode of procedure, esp. an orderly, logical,… …

    Universalium

  • 13 Method Y — An experiential soft skills training methodology based on discovery, evaluation and personal choice. Method Y utilizes a set of tools deriving from an array of arts, sciences and communication perspectives. Central objective of method Y is to… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 method — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ accurate, effective, efficient, good, practical, reliable, tried and tested (esp. BrE), tried and true (esp. AmE) ▪ Which method is …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 Method — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Method – Mord im Scheinwerferlicht Originaltitel Method …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 16 method */*/*/ — UK [ˈmeθəd] / US noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms method : singular method plural methods Metaphor: The methods that you use to do something are like tools and machines. The process of doing something is like using a machine. It takes… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 method*/*/*/ — [ˈmeθəd] noun [C] a way of doing something, especially a planned or established way a rug produced by traditional methods[/ex] We developed new methods of pollution control.[/ex] a reliable method of detecting breast cancer[/ex] • Words often… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 18 method — 01. What do you think is the best [method] to learn new vocabulary? 02. One of the best [methods] to stop the spread of AIDS is to use a condom. 03. I don t think hitting children is a very effective [method] of teaching them anything. 04. The… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 19 method — /ˈmɛθəd / (say methuhd) noun 1. a mode of procedure, especially an orderly or systematic mode: a method of instruction. 2. a way of doing something, especially in accordance with a definite plan. 3. order or system in doing anything: to work with …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 method — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Systematic procedure Nouns method, way, manner, wise; gait, form, mode, means, style, fashion, design, tone, behavior, guise; modus operandi, modus vivendi, procedure, process, practice, regimen, system …

    English dictionary for students


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