Definition of Mark in English :
Define Mark in English
Mark meaning in English
Meaning of Mark in English
Pronunciation of Mark in English
Mark pronunciation in English
Pronounce Mark in Englishsee synonyms of mark
a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
Example Sentences:'she made good marks in algebra''grade A milk''what was your score on your homework?'
a distinguishing symbol
Example Sentences:'the owner's mark was on all the sheep'
4. mark, print
a visible indication made on a surface
Example Sentences:'some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks''paw prints were everywhere'
the impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember
Example Sentences:'it was in London that he made his mark''he left an indelible mark on the American theater'
a symbol of disgrace or infamy
Example Sentences:'And the Lord set a mark upon Cain'
formerly the basic unit of money in Germany
Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel
a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)
Example Sentences:'his answer was just a punctuation mark'
11. mark, sign
a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
Example Sentences:'he showed signs of strain''they welcomed the signs of spring'
12. gospel according to mark, mark
the shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament
something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
Example Sentences:'the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer''scored a bull's eye''hit the mark''the president's speech was a home run'
designate as if by a mark
Example Sentences:'This sign marks the border'
be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
Example Sentences:'His modesty distinguishes him from his peers'
19. commemorate, mark
mark by some ceremony or observation
Example Sentences:'The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade'
make or leave a mark on
Example Sentences:'the scouts marked the trail''ash marked the believers' foreheads'
to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful
Example Sentences:'He denounced the government action''She was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of wedlock'
notice or perceive
Example Sentences:'She noted that someone was following her''mark my words'
mark with a scar
Example Sentences:'The skin disease scarred his face permanently'
make small marks into the surface of
Example Sentences:'score the clay before firing it'
25. mark, set
establish as the highest level or best performance
Example Sentences:'set a record'
remove from a list
Example Sentences:'Cross the name of the dead person off the list'
put a check mark on or near or next to
Example Sentences:'Please check each name on the list''tick off the items''mark off the units'
assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation
Example Sentences:'grade tests''score the SAT essays''mark homework'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers
Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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