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English noun: determining factor

1. determining factor (cognition) a determining or causal element or factor


SamplesEducation is an important determinant of one's outlook on life.


Synonymscausal factor, determinant, determinative, determiner


Broader (hypernym)cognitive factor


Narrower (hyponym)clincher, decisive factor, influence

2. determining factor (communication) an argument that is conclusive


Synonymsclincher, determiner


Broader (hypernym)argument, statement









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