# solve

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## Verb

 Plain form solve Third-person singular solves Past tense solved Past participle solved Present participle solving
1. (transitive) If you solve a problem, you fix it or deal with it.
"My kids always make a mess of my computer." "Well, you can easily solve the problem by not allowing them to use it."
2. (transitive & intransitive) If you solve a question, you find a correct answer.
In the equation ${\displaystyle 3x^{2}+x-2=0}$ we can solve for ${\displaystyle x}$.