Stipulate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈstɪpjʊleɪt|  American pronunciation of the word stipulate
Brit.  |ˈstɪpjʊleɪt|  British pronunciation of the word stipulate
- specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement (syn: condition, qualify, specify)
The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life
The contract stipulates the dates of the payments
- give a guarantee or promise of
They stipulated to release all the prisoners
- make an oral contract or agreement in the verbal form of question and answer that is necessary to give it legal force

Examples

The cease-fire was stipulated by the treaty.

The rules stipulate that players must wear uniforms.

The contract stipulates that the work must be finished by the end of the year.

Did they stipulate how the job was to be done?

The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life

The contract stipulates the dates of the payments

They stipulated to release all the prisoners

perennial efforts to stipulate the requirements

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: stipulate
he/she/it: stipulates
present participle: stipulating
past tense: stipulated
past participle: stipulated
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