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stip·u·late 1

 (stĭp′yə-lāt′)
v. stip·u·lat·ed, stip·u·lat·ing, stip·u·lates
v.tr.
1. To specify or agree to as a condition in an agreement: The two firms stipulated a payment deadline.
2. To agree to (a fact) in order to reduce the scope of the dispute to be resolved by a court. Used of litigants.
3. To concede for the purposes of argument: "Even if we stipulate that it's the president's duty to bring any American soldier home who's been held in captivity, it's perfectly reasonable to ask if this was a deal he should have made" (Bernard Goldberg).
v.intr.
1. To state or specify a demand or provision in an agreement: The law stipulates for a ban on the chemical.
2. To form an agreement.

[Latin stipulārī, stipulāt-, to bargain.]

stip′u·la′tor n.

stip·u·late 2

 (stĭp′yə-lĭt)
adj.
Having stipules.

stipulate

(ˈstɪpjʊˌleɪt)
vb
1. (tr; may take a clause as object) to specify, often as a condition of an agreement
2. (foll by: for) to insist (on) as a term of an agreement
3. (Law) Roman law to make (an oral contract) in the form of question and answer necessary to render it legally valid
4. (tr; may take a clause as object) to guarantee or promise
[C17: from Latin stipulārī, probably from Old Latin stipulus firm, but perhaps from stipula a stalk, from the convention of breaking a straw to ratify a promise]
stipulable adj
ˌstipuˈlation n
ˈstipuˌlator n
stipulatory adj

stipulate

(ˈstɪpjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
adj
(Botany) (of a plant) having stipules

stip•u•late1

(ˈstɪp yəˌleɪt)

v. -lat•ed, -lat•ing. v.t.
1. to arrange expressly or specify in terms of agreement: to stipulate a price.
2. to require as an essential condition in making an agreement.
3. to promise, in making an agreement.
v.i.
4. to make an express demand or arrangement as a condition of agreement.
[1615–25; < Latin stipulātus, past participle of stipulārī to exact a promise or guarantee]
stip′u•la`tor, n.

stip•u•late2

(ˈstɪp yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt)

adj.
having stipules.
[1770–80; < New Latin stipulātus. See stipule, -ate1]

stipulate


Past participle: stipulated
Gerund: stipulating

Imperative
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Present
I stipulate
you stipulate
he/she/it stipulates
we stipulate
you stipulate
they stipulate
Preterite
I stipulated
you stipulated
he/she/it stipulated
we stipulated
you stipulated
they stipulated
Present Continuous
I am stipulating
you are stipulating
he/she/it is stipulating
we are stipulating
you are stipulating
they are stipulating
Present Perfect
I have stipulated
you have stipulated
he/she/it has stipulated
we have stipulated
you have stipulated
they have stipulated
Past Continuous
I was stipulating
you were stipulating
he/she/it was stipulating
we were stipulating
you were stipulating
they were stipulating
Past Perfect
I had stipulated
you had stipulated
he/she/it had stipulated
we had stipulated
you had stipulated
they had stipulated
Future
I will stipulate
you will stipulate
he/she/it will stipulate
we will stipulate
you will stipulate
they will stipulate
Future Perfect
I will have stipulated
you will have stipulated
he/she/it will have stipulated
we will have stipulated
you will have stipulated
they will have stipulated
Future Continuous
I will be stipulating
you will be stipulating
he/she/it will be stipulating
we will be stipulating
you will be stipulating
they will be stipulating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been stipulating
you have been stipulating
he/she/it has been stipulating
we have been stipulating
you have been stipulating
they have been stipulating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been stipulating
you will have been stipulating
he/she/it will have been stipulating
we will have been stipulating
you will have been stipulating
they will have been stipulating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been stipulating
you had been stipulating
he/she/it had been stipulating
we had been stipulating
you had been stipulating
they had been stipulating
Conditional
I would stipulate
you would stipulate
he/she/it would stipulate
we would stipulate
you would stipulate
they would stipulate
Past Conditional
I would have stipulated
you would have stipulated
he/she/it would have stipulated
we would have stipulated
you would have stipulated
they would have stipulated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.stipulate - specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
contract, undertake - enter into a contractual arrangement
stipulate - give a guarantee or promise of; "They stipulated to release all the prisoners"
provide - determine (what is to happen in certain contingencies), especially by including a proviso condition or stipulation; "The will provides that each child should receive half of the money"; "The Constitution provides for the right to free speech"
2.stipulate - give a guarantee or promise of; "They stipulated to release all the prisoners"
guarantee, vouch - give surety or assume responsibility; "I vouch for the quality of my products"
specify, stipulate, condition, qualify - specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; "The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life"; "The contract stipulates the dates of the payments"
3.stipulate - make an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force
jus civile, Justinian code, Roman law, civil law - the legal code of ancient Rome; codified under Justinian; the basis for many modern systems of civil law
contract, undertake - enter into a contractual arrangement

stipulate

verb specify, state, agree, require, promise, contract, settle, guarantee, engage, pledge, lay down, covenant, postulate, insist upon, lay down or impose conditions International rules stipulate the number of foreign entrants.

stipulate

verb
To make specific:
Translations
يَشْتَرِط
stanovit
præcisere
kiköt
noteiktparedzet ka noteikumu
vyhradiť si

stipulate

[ˈstɪpjʊleɪt]
B. VI to stipulate for sthestipular algo, poner algo como condición

stipulate

[ˈstɪpjʊleɪt] vtstipuler

stipulate

vt
(= make a condition)zur Auflage machen, verlangen
delivery date, amount, pricefestsetzen; size, quantityvorschreiben, festsetzen; conditionsstellen, fordern, stipulieren (geh)

stipulate

[ˈstɪpjʊˌleɪt] vt to stipulate (that)stabilire (che)

stipulate

(ˈstipjuleit) verb
to specify something or to specify a condition as part of an agreement. The contract stipulates that the rent (must) be paid six months in advance; The dates of payment are also stipulated.
stipulation noun
We made a number of stipulations before we agreed to discuss the contract.

stipulate

n. negociar, estipular.
References in classic literature ?
I was just to give a plain, true statement of my acquirements and qualifications, and name what stipulations I chose to make, and then await the result.
If the existence of the Trust was proved, and if the nature of the stipulations contained in it was made known to me, I could then say positively what the legal chances were of your being able to set up a Case on the strength of it: and I could also tell you whether I should or should not feel justified in personally undertaking that Case under a private arrangement with yourself.
Have we valuable territories and important posts in the possession of a foreign power which, by express stipulations, ought long since to have been surrendered?
These extremely moderate stipulations so increased my father's anger, that he asserted, with an unmentionably vulgar oath, his resolution to turn me out of doors if I did not do as he bid me, without daring to hint at any conditions whatsoever.
Anne Shirley," faltered the shrinking child, not daring to make any stipulations regarding the spelling thereof, "and I'm eleven years old.
Don't ask me why I make the stipulations I am going to make, and exact the promise I am going to exact; I have a reason-- a good one.
We were almost agreed on those," replied Mazarin; "let us pass on to private and personal stipulations.
The feeling of furious anger with his wife, who would not observe the proprieties and keep to the one stipulation he had laid on her, not to receive her lover in her own home, gave him no peace.
With this one stipulation, she left me free to write the present narrative of what passed at the interview between us.
Arnold, sacrificed--by express stipulation on the part of Lady Lundie--to the prurient delicacy which forbids the bridegroom, before marriage, to sleep in the same house with the bride, found himself ruthlessly shut out from Sir Patrick's hospitality, and exiled every night to a bedroom at the inn.
Woodhouse felt no unwillingness, and only made the usual stipulation of not sitting at the bottom of the table himself, with the usual regular difficulty of deciding who should do it for him.
If thou art advising me to marry, in order that immediately on slaying the giant I may become king, and be able to confer favours on thee, and give thee what I have promised, let me tell thee I shall be able very easily to satisfy thy desires without marrying; for before going into battle I will make it a stipulation that, if I come out of it victorious, even I do not marry, they shall give me a portion portion of the kingdom, that I may bestow it upon whomsoever I choose, and when they give it to me upon whom wouldst thou have me bestow it but upon thee?