conduce

(redirected from conduced)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
Related to conduced: expedite, subsumes

con·duce

 (kən-do͞os′, -dyo͞os′)
intr.v. con·duced, con·duc·ing, con·duc·es
To contribute or lead to a specific result: "The quiet conduces to thinking about the darkening future" (George F. Will).

[Latin condūcere : com-, com- + dūcere, to lead; see deuk- in Indo-European roots.]

con·duc′er n.
con·duc′ing·ly adv.

conduce

(kənˈdjuːs)
vb
(foll by: to) to lead or contribute (to a result)
[C15: from Latin condūcere to lead together, from com- together + dūcere to lead]
conˈducer n
conˈducible adj
conˈducingly adv

con•duce

(kənˈdus, -ˈdyus)

v.i. -duced, -duc•ing.
to lead or contribute to a result (usu. fol. by to or toward).
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin condūcere to lead, bring together =con- con- + dūcere to lead]
con•duc′er, n.
con•duc′i•ble, adj.

conduce


Past participle: conduced
Gerund: conducing

Imperative
conduce
conduce
Present
I conduce
you conduce
he/she/it conduces
we conduce
you conduce
they conduce
Preterite
I conduced
you conduced
he/she/it conduced
we conduced
you conduced
they conduced
Present Continuous
I am conducing
you are conducing
he/she/it is conducing
we are conducing
you are conducing
they are conducing
Present Perfect
I have conduced
you have conduced
he/she/it has conduced
we have conduced
you have conduced
they have conduced
Past Continuous
I was conducing
you were conducing
he/she/it was conducing
we were conducing
you were conducing
they were conducing
Past Perfect
I had conduced
you had conduced
he/she/it had conduced
we had conduced
you had conduced
they had conduced
Future
I will conduce
you will conduce
he/she/it will conduce
we will conduce
you will conduce
they will conduce
Future Perfect
I will have conduced
you will have conduced
he/she/it will have conduced
we will have conduced
you will have conduced
they will have conduced
Future Continuous
I will be conducing
you will be conducing
he/she/it will be conducing
we will be conducing
you will be conducing
they will be conducing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been conducing
you have been conducing
he/she/it has been conducing
we have been conducing
you have been conducing
they have been conducing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been conducing
you will have been conducing
he/she/it will have been conducing
we will have been conducing
you will have been conducing
they will have been conducing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been conducing
you had been conducing
he/she/it had been conducing
we had been conducing
you had been conducing
they had been conducing
Conditional
I would conduce
you would conduce
he/she/it would conduce
we would conduce
you would conduce
they would conduce
Past Conditional
I would have conduced
you would have conduced
he/she/it would have conduced
we would have conduced
you would have conduced
they would have conduced
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.conduce - be conducive to; "The use of computers in the classroom lead to better writing"
encourage, promote, further, boost, advance - contribute to the progress or growth of; "I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom"

conduce

verb
To have a share, as in an act or result; have a hand in:
Idiom: take part.
Translations

conduce

[kənˈdjuːs] VI to conduce toconducir a

conduce

vi to conduce to (form)förderlich sein (+dat)
References in classic literature ?
The same pride of family that had, by its self-satisfied indolence, conduced to aid their fail, now became a principle to stimulate them to endeavor to rise again.
What also conduced to Bagration's being selected as Moscow's hero was the fact that he had no connections in the city and was a stranger there.
Everything conduced to repose, and a feeling of gentle peace crept over us, from which we were roused by a shrill cry.
Meanwhile, teams of the irrigation department conduced raids at Jhoolpur, Bucha Kalaan and surrounding areas and caught Nasir, Manzoor, Shokat, Nawaz, Khizar Hayat over water theft.
QUETTA -- Security forces have arrested 12 suspects, including four alleged members of Afghanistan's secret agency National Directorate of Security (NDS) during a search operation conduced in Surkhab area of Pishin district, according to official sources.
Police said that teams of Irrigation department conduced raids at Matela, Bhabra, Bucha Kalaan and surrounding areas and caught 11 farmers red handed over water theft from canals.
The army's tight border measures led to curbing terrorist infiltration bids and drugs smuggling schemes, which ultimately conduced to the apprehension of several drug traffickers, addicts, and dealers, he underlined.
You are advised to hand over the charge to Maj (r) Muhammad Amjad, Deputy General Manager Vigilance' it conduced.
According to details, the CTD team on intelligence tip-off regarding presence of extremists conduced operation in Akora Khattak area of Nowshera district.
Much of the drama revolves around the negotiations conduced by Gigi's Aunt Alicia, who extracts sumptuous guarantees from Lachaille's lawyers concerning real estate, servants, gowns, dinners out, and the quantity and quality of the jewelry she can expect.
On Saturday, the Lybian air force conduced airstrikes on militant positions near the two oil ports of Es-Sider and Ras Lanuf, said Saqer al-Joroushi, a Libyan Air Force Commander, Reuters reported.
Manama: April 23 -- (BN A): An academic research study conduced in the University of Bahrain (UoB) revealed the potential effect of dust-repellent nano-tech substances in self-cleaning solar panels.