(usually specified prenominally) the actual language or mode of presentation used "he described the project in loose terms"
conditions of an agreement "you work here on our terms"
a sum of money paid for a service or credit; charges
(usually preceded by on) mutual relationship or standing "they are on affectionate terms"
in terms of as expressed by; regarding "in terms of money he was no better off"
come to terms to reach acceptance or agreement "to come to terms with one's failings"
a particular mode of being of a person or thing; existing state; situation with respect to circumstances.
state of health: "He was reported to be in critical condition."
fit or requisite state: to be out of condition; to be in no condition to run.
verb (used with object)
to put in a fit or proper state.
to accustom or inure: to condition oneself to the cold.
verb (used without object)
to make conditions.