HyperDic: mark

English > 30 senses of the word mark / Mark:
VERBcontactmark, tag, labelattach a tag or label to
communicationmarkdesignate as if by a mark
cognitionmark, distinguish, differentiatebe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait
cognitionmark, commemoratemark by some ceremony or observation
changemarkmake or leave a mark on
socialmark, stigmatize, stigmatise, brand, denounceto accuse / accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful
perceptionmark, notice, notenotice or perceive
contactmark, scar, pock, pitmark with a scar
contactmark, score, nockmake small marks into the surface of
communicationmark, setestablish as the highest level or best performance
communicationmark, scoremake underscoring marks
communicationmark, cross off, cross out, strike out, strike offremove from a list
cognitionmark, check, check off, mark off, tick off, tickput a check mark on or near or next to
cognitionmark, grade, scoreassign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation
changemark, punctuateinsert punctuation marks into
NOUNcognitionmark, grade, scorea number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
communicationmark, marker, markinga distinguishing symbol
communicationmark, targeta reference point to shoot at
communicationmark, printa visible indication made on a surface
attributemarkthe impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember
communicationmark, stigma, brand, staina symbol of disgrace or infamy / infamy
quantitymark, German mark, Deutsche Mark, Deutschmarkformerly the basic unit of money in Germany
person Mark, Saint Mark, St. MarkApostle and companion of Saint Peter
person mark, chump, fool, gull, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, muga person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
communicationmarka written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)
communicationmark, signa perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened / happened)
communicationMark, Gospel According to Markthe shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament
attributemark, scratch, scrape, scaran indication of damage
attributemark, crisscross, crossa marking that consists of lines that cross each other
actmark, bell ringer, bull's eye, home runsomething that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
mark / Mark > pronunciation
Soundsmaa'rk
Rhymesaardvark ... watermark: 41 rhymes with aark...
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).
Example"she made good marks in algebra"
Synonymsgrade, score
Narrowerdecile(statistics) any of nine points that divided a distribution of ranked scores into equal intervals where each interval contains one-tenth of the scores
grade pointA numerical value assigned to a letter grade received in a course taken at a college or university / university multiplied by the number of credit hours awarded for the course
percentile, centile(statistics) any of the 99 numbered points that divide an ordered set of scores into 100 parts each of which contains one-hundredth of the total
quartile(statistics) any of three points that divide an ordered distribution into four parts each containing one quarter of the scores
Broaderevaluation, valuation, ratingAn appraisal of the value of something
Spanishcalificación, nota, puntuación
Catalannota, puntuació, qualificació
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningA distinguishing symbol.
Example"the owner's mark was on all the sheep"
Synonymsmarker, marking
Narrowerauthentication, hallmark, assay-markA mark on an article of trade to indicate its origin and authenticity
brandIdentification mark on skin, made by burning
broad arrowAn arrowhead mark identifying British government property
cairnA mound of stones piled up as a memorial or to mark a boundary or path
earmarkIdentification mark on the ear of a domestic animal
labelAn identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object
milestone, milepoststone post at side of a road to show distances
peg, pinsmall markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.
postmarkA cancellation mark stamped on mail / mail by postal officials
spot, pipA mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
trademarkA formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer / manufacturer or distributor / distributor of a product
watermarkA distinguishing mark impressed on paper during manufacture
BroadersymbolAn arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Spanishmarcador, marca, señal
Catalanmarcador, marca, senyal
Verbsmarkmake or leave a mark on
markbe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA reference point to shoot at.
Example"his arrow hit the mark"
Synonymtarget
Partsbull's eye, bullThe center of a target
NarrowercloutA target used in archery
drogueA funnel-shaped device towed as a target by an airplane
Broaderreference point, point of reference, referenceAn indicator that orients you generally
Spanishblanco, diana, marca, objetivo
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 4, communication
MeaningA visible indication made on a surface.
Example"some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks"
Synonymprint
NarrowerfingerprintA print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger
footprint, footmark, stepA mark of a foot or shoe on a surface
hoofprint, hoof mark, hoof-markA visible impression on a surface made by the hoof of an animal
lineA mark that is long relative to its width
lineIn games / games or sports
mintmarkA mark on a coin that identifies the mint where it was produced
strokeA mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush
traceA visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle
Broaderindication, indicantSomething that serves to indicate or suggest
Spanishmarca
Catalanmarca
Verbsmarkmake or leave a mark on
markdesignate as if by a mark
markmake small marks into the surface of
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 5, attribute
MeaningThe impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember.
Examples
  • "it was in London that he made his mark"
  • "he left an indelible mark on the American theater"
Broaderimpression, effectAn outward appearance
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 6, communication
MeaningA symbol of disgrace or infamy / infamy.
Example"And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis
Synonymsstigma, brand, stain
Narrowerbar sinister, bend sinisterA mark of bastardy
cloven hoof, cloven footThe mark of Satan
demeritA mark against a person for misconduct or failure
BroadersymbolAn arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Spanishestigma, mancha, marca, señal
Catalanestigma, marca, taca
Verbsmarkto accuse / accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 7, quantity
Meaningformerly the basic unit of money in Germany.
SynonymsGerman mark, Deutsche Mark, Deutschmark
Partspfennig100 pfennigs formerly equaled 1 Deutsche Mark in Germany
BroaderGerman monetary unitmonetary unit in Germany
Spanishdeutsche mark, Deutsche Mark, marco alemán, Marco Alemán
Catalandeutsche mark, marc alemany, Marc Alemany
English > Mark: 30 senses > noun 8, person
MeaningApostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel.
SynonymsSaint Mark, St. Mark
Instance ofApostle, Apostelic FatherAny important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people
Evangelist(when capitalized) any of the spiritual leaders who are assumed to be authors of the Gospels in the New Testament
saintA person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
SpanishMarcos, Mark
CatalanMarc, Mark
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 9, person
MeaningA person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of.
Synonymschump, fool, gull, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mug
Broadervictim, dupeA person who is tricked or swindled
Spanishberzotas, bobo, cabeza de turco, cipote, estúpido, gaviota, idiota, imbécil, mameluco, panoli, primo, tonto
Catalanbabau, beneit, encantat, enze, gamarús, gavina, idiota, pallús, tanoca, tòtil
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 10, communication
MeaningA written or printed symbol (as for punctuation).
Example"his answer was just a punctuation mark"
Narrowerarrow, pointerA mark to indicate a direction or relation
broad arrowA mark shaped like an arrowhead
call mark, call number, pressmarkA mark consisting of characters written on a book
caretA mark used by an author or editor to indicate where something is to be inserted into a text
check mark, check, tickA mark indicating that something has been noted or completed etc.
diacritical mark, diacriticA mark added to a letter to indicate a special pronunciation
ditto mark, dittoA mark used to indicate the word above it should be repeated
dollar mark, dollar signA mark ($) written before a number to indicate that it stands for the number of dollars
point, headA V-shaped mark at one end of an arrow pointer
punctuation, punctuation markThe marks used to clarify meaning / meaning by indicating separation of words into sentences and clauses and phrases
Broaderwritten symbol, printed symbolA written or printed symbol
Spanishmarca, signo
Catalansenyal, signe
Verbsmarkmake underscoring marks
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 11, communication
MeaningA perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened / happened).
Synonymsign
NarrowertokenSomething serving as a sign of something else
Broaderclue, clew, cueevidence that helps to solve a problem
Spanishmarca, muestra, signo
Catalanmarca, signe
Verbsmarknotice or perceive
English > Mark: 30 senses > noun 12, communication
MeaningThe shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament.
SynonymGospel According to Mark
Instance ofGospel, Gospels, evangelThe four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
bookA major division of a long written composition
Part ofNew TestamentThe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 13, attribute
MeaningAn indication of damage.
Synonymsscratch, scrape, scar
Broaderblemish, defect, marA mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)
Spanisharañazo, cicatriz, marca, rascada, rasguño, raspadura, raya
Catalanarrapada, esgarrany, esgarrapada, esgarrinxada, esgratinyada
Verbsmarkmark with a scar
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 14, attribute
MeaningA marking that consists of lines that cross each other.
Synonymscrisscross, cross
BroadermarkingA pattern of marks
Spanishcruz, entramado, marca
Catalancreu, entramat, marca
Verbsmarkmake underscoring marks
markmake small marks into the surface of
English > mark: 30 senses > noun 15, act
MeaningSomething that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal.
Example "hit the mark"
Synonymsbell ringer, bull's eye, home run
BroadersuccessAn attainment that is successful
Usage oftrope, figure of speech, figure, imagelanguage used in a figurative or nonliteral sense
Spanishacierto, diana
Verbsmarkestablish as the highest level or best performance
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningattach a tag or label to.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something with something
Synonymstag, label
NarrowerbadgePut a badge on
brand, trademark, brandmarkMark with a brand or trademark
calibratemark (the scale of a measuring instrument) so that it can be read in the desired units
codeattach a code to
pointmark with diacritics
pointmark (a psalm text) to indicate the points at which the music changes
pointmark (Hebrew words) with diacritics
BroaderattachCause to be attached
See alsomark downreduce the price of
mark upincrease the price of
Similar tomarkmake or leave a mark on
Spanishetiquetar, marcar, rotular
Catalanetiquetar, marcar
Nounsmarkinga distinguishing symbol
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningDesignate as if by a mark.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"This sign marks the border"
NarrowerblazeIndicate by marking trees with blazes
buoymark with a buoy
dimensionIndicate the dimensions on
signalize, signalise, distinguishmake conspicuous or noteworthy
signpostmark with a signpost, as of a path
Broaderbespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signalBe a signal for or a symptom of
Similar todistinguish, mark, differentiateBe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait
Spanishmarcar
Nounsmarka visible indication made on a surface
markersome conspicuous object used to distinguish or mark something
markera writing implement for making a mark
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 3, cognition
MeaningBe a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense.
PatternSomething ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsdistinguish, differentiate
Narrowercharacterize, characteriseBe characteristic of
Broaderqualify, characterize, characterisedescribe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of
Similar tomarkDesignate as if by a mark
Spanishdestacar, diferenciar, distinguir, marcar
Catalanmarcar
Nounsmarker, marka distinguishing symbol
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 4, cognition
Meaningmark by some ceremony or observation.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade"
Synonymcommemorate
Broaderobserve, celebrate, keepBehave as expected during of holidays or rites
Spanishconmemorar
Catalancommemorar
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 5, change
Meaningmake or leave a mark on.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "the scouts marked the trail"
  • "ash marked the believers' foreheads"
Narrowerbespotmark with, or as if with, spots
brandBurn with a branding iron to indicate ownership
crisscrossmark with a pattern of crossing lines
dimplemark with, or as if with, dimples
dotmark with a dot
flagProvide with a flag
inkMark, coat, cover, or stain with ink
raddlemark or paint with raddle
speckproduce specks in or on
spotmark with a spot or spots so as to allow easy recognition
stake, postmark with a stake
star, asteriskmark with an asterisk
stigmatize, stigmatisemark with a stigma or stigmata
striatemark with striae or striations
stripemark with stripes
tipmark with a tip
trace, draw, line, describe, delineatemake a mark or lines on a surface
underline, underscoreDraw a line or lines underneath to call attention to
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
See alsomark off, mark outset boundaries to and delimit
Similar totag, label, markattach a tag or label to
Spanishmarcar, señalar
Catalanmarcar, senyalar
Nounsmarka distinguishing symbol
marka visible indication made on a surface
markera writing implement for making a mark
markingthe act of making a visible mark on a surface / surface
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 6, social
MeaningTo accuse / accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsstigmatize, stigmatise, brand, denounce
BroaderlabelAssign a label to
Spanishcalificar, delatar, denunciar, estigmatizar, marcar, tachar, tildar
Catalandelatar, denunciar, taxar, titllar
Nounsmarka symbol of disgrace or infamy / infamy
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 7, perception
MeaningNotice or perceive.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Example "mark my words"
Synonymsnotice, note
Entailsperceive, comprehendTo become aware of through the senses
Narrowertake noticeobserve with special attention
Oppositeignorefail to notice
Spanishadvertir, apreciar, darse cuenta, notar, observar, percibir, poner atención, reparar
Catalanadonar-se, advertir, apreciar, notar, observar, percebre
Nounsmarka perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened / happened)
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 8, contact
Meaningmark with a scar.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsscar, pock, pit
Entailsincisemake an incision / incision into by carving or cutting
Narrowercicatrize, cicatriseform a scar, after an injury
pockmarkmark with or as if with pockmarks
Broaderdeface, disfigure, blemishmar or spoil the appearance of
Similar toscore, nock, markmake small marks into the surface of
Spanishmarcar, señalar
Catalanmarcar, senyalar
Nounsmarkan indication of damage
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 9, contact
Meaningmake small marks into the surface of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsscore, nock
Narrowerlinemark with lines
scarifyscratch the surface of
scotchmake a small cut or score into
scribescore a line on with a pointed instrument, as in metalworking
Broadernotchcut or make a notch into
Similar toscar, mark, pock, pitmark with a scar
Spanishmarcar
Catalanmarcar
Nounsmarka marking that consists of lines that cross each other
marka visible indication made on a surface
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 10, communication
MeaningEstablish as the highest level or best performance.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymset
Broaderlay down, establish, makeinstitute, enact, or establish
Spanishestablecer
Nounsmarksomething that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 11, communication
Meaningmake underscoring marks.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymscore
Narrowercancel, invalidatemake invalid for use
Broaderrecord, enter, put downmake a record of
Spanishmarcar, señalar
Catalanassenyalar, marcar
Nounsmarka marking that consists of lines that cross each other
marka written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)
markera writing implement for making a mark
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 12, communication
MeaningRemove from a list.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymscross off, cross out, strike out, strike off
Broadertake away, take outtake out or remove
Spanishborrar, tachar
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 13, cognition
Meaningput a check mark on or near or next to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "mark off the units"
Synonymscheck, check off, mark off, tick off, tick
Narrowerreceiptmark or stamp as paid
Broaderverifyconfirm the truth of
Similar tocheck, check up on, look into, check out, suss out, check over, go over, check intoexamine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition
see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assureBe careful or certain to do something
Spanishcomprobar, revisar
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 14, cognition
MeaningAssign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
Example "mark homework"
Synonymsgrade, score
Broadermeasure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, valueEvaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of
Spanishcalificar, puntuar
Catalanpuntuar, qualificar
Nounsmarkingevaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score
English > mark: 30 senses > verb 15, change
Meaninginsert punctuation marks into.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonympunctuate
Narrowerquoteput quote marks around
Broaderaddmake an addition (to)
Spanishpuntuar
Catalanpuntuar

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