# solve

## Verb

 Plain formsolve Third-person singularsolves Past tensesolved Past participlesolved Present participlesolving
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 ${\displaystyle x}$ .