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Synonyms for (noun) mark

Synonyms: home run, bull's eye, bell ringer, mark Definition: something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal Usage: the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer; scored a bull's eye; hit the mark; the president's speech was a home run

Similar words: success Definition: an attainment that is successful Usage: his success in the marathon was unexpected; his new play was a great success

Synonyms: mark Definition: the impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember Usage: it was in London that he made his mark; he left an indelible mark on the American theater

Similar words: effect, impression Definition: an outward appearance Usage: he made a good impression; I wanted to create an impression of success; she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

Synonyms: mark, crisscross, cross Definition: a marking that consists of lines that cross each other

Similar words: marking Definition: a pattern of marks

Synonyms: mark, scar, scrape, scratch Definition: an indication of damage

Similar words: mar, defect, blemish Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body) Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms: grade, mark, score Definition: a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance) Usage: she made good marks in algebra; grade A milk; what was your score on your homework?

Similar words: rating, evaluation, valuation Definition: an appraisal of the value of something Usage: he set a high valuation on friendship

Synonyms: Gospel According to Mark, Mark Definition: the shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament

Similar words: book Definition: a major division of a long written composition Usage: the book of Isaiah

Similar words: evangel, Gospel, Gospels Definition: the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings

Synonyms: sign, mark Definition: a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened) Usage: he showed signs of strain; they welcomed the signs of spring

Similar words: cue, clew, clue Definition: evidence that helps to solve a problem

Synonyms: stain, mark, stigma, brand Definition: a symbol of disgrace or infamy Usage: And the Lord set a mark upon Cain--Genesis

Similar words: symbol Definition: an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance

Synonyms: mark, print Definition: a visible indication made on a surface Usage: some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks; paw prints were everywhere

Similar words: indicant, indication Definition: something that serves to indicate or suggest Usage: an indication of foul play; indications of strain; symptoms are the prime indicants of disease

Synonyms: mark Definition: a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation) Usage: his answer was just a punctuation mark

Similar words: printed symbol, written symbol Definition: a written or printed symbol

Synonyms: mark, target Definition: a reference point to shoot at Usage: his arrow hit the mark

Similar words: point of reference, reference, reference point Definition: an indicator that orients you generally Usage: it is used as a reference for comparing the heating and the electrical energy involved

Synonyms: mark, marker, marking Definition: a distinguishing symbol Usage: the owner's mark was on all the sheep

Similar words: symbol Definition: an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance

Synonyms: chump, soft touch, sucker, mark, gull, fool, fall guy, patsy, mug Definition: a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

Similar words: victim, dupe Definition: a person who is tricked or swindled

Synonyms: Saint Mark, St. Mark, Mark Definition: Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel

Similar words: Apostelic Father, Apostle Definition: any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people

Similar words: Evangelist Definition: (when capitalized) any of the spiritual leaders who are assumed to be authors of the Gospels in the New Testament: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

Similar words: saint Definition: a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization

Synonyms: German mark, Deutsche Mark, Deutschmark, mark Definition: formerly the basic unit of money in Germany

Similar words: German monetary unit Definition: monetary unit in Germany

Synonyms for (verb) mark

Synonyms: punctuate, mark Definition: insert punctuation marks into

Similar words: add Definition: make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of Usage: We added two students to that dorm room; She added a personal note to her letter; Add insult to injury; Add some extra plates to the dinner table

Synonyms: mark Definition: make or leave a mark on Usage: the scouts marked the trail; ash marked the believers' foreheads

Similar words: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: commemorate, mark Definition: mark by some ceremony or observation Usage: The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade

Similar words: celebrate, keep, observe Definition: behave as expected during of holidays or rites Usage: Keep the commandments; celebrate Christmas; Observe Yom Kippur

Synonyms: mark, distinguish, differentiate Definition: be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense Usage: His modesty distinguishes him from his peers

Similar words: characterise, characterize, qualify Definition: describe or portray the character or the qualities or peculiarities of Usage: You can characterize his behavior as that of an egotist; This poem can be characterized as a lament for a dead lover

Synonyms: grade, mark, score Definition: assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation Usage: grade tests; score the SAT essays; mark homework

Similar words: assess, appraise, measure, valuate, value, evaluate Definition: evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of Usage: I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional; access all the factors when taking a risk

Synonyms: tick, tick off, mark, mark off, check, check off Definition: put a check mark on or near or next to Usage: Please check each name on the list; tick off the items; mark off the units

Similar words: verify Definition: confirm the truth of Usage: Please verify that the doors are closed; verify a claim

Synonyms: mark, cross off, cross out, strike off, strike out Definition: remove from a list Usage: Cross the name of the dead person off the list

Similar words: take away, take out Definition: take out or remove Usage: take out the chicken after adding the vegetables

Synonyms: mark Definition: designate as if by a mark Usage: This sign marks the border

Similar words: bespeak, betoken, indicate, signal, point Definition: be a signal for or a symptom of Usage: These symptoms indicate a serious illness; Her behavior points to a severe neurosis; The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued

Synonyms: mark, score Definition: make underscoring marks

Similar words: record, put down, enter Definition: make a record of; set down in permanent form

Synonyms: set, mark Definition: establish as the highest level or best performance Usage: set a record

Similar words: establish, make, lay down Definition: institute, enact, or establish Usage: make laws

Synonyms: score, mark, nock Definition: make small marks into the surface of Usage: score the clay before firing it

Similar words: notch Definition: cut or make a notch into Usage: notch the rope

Synonyms: scar, mark, pit, pock Definition: mark with a scar Usage: The skin disease scarred his face permanently

Similar words: deface, disfigure, blemish Definition: mar or spoil the appearance of Usage: scars defaced her cheeks; The vandals disfigured the statue

Synonyms: label, mark, tag Definition: attach a tag or label to Usage: label these bottles

Similar words: attach Definition: cause to be attached

Synonyms: stigmatise, stigmatize, denounce, brand, mark Definition: to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful Usage: He denounced the government action; She was stigmatized by society because she had a child out of wedlock

Similar words: label Definition: assign a label to; designate with a label Usage: These students were labelled `learning disabled'