Mark - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a distinguishing symbol (syn: marker, marking)
- a reference point to shoot at (syn: target)
- a visible indication made on a surface (syn: print)
- the impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember
- a symbol of disgrace or infamy (syn: brand, stain, stigma)
- formerly the basic unit of money in Germany (syn: deutschmark)
- a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
- a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)
- a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
- the shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament
- an indication of damage
- a marking that consists of lines that cross each other
- something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
- designate as if by a mark
- be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense (syn: differentiate, distinguish)
- celebrate by some ceremony or observation (syn: commemorate)
- make or leave a mark on
- to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful (syn: brand, denounce, stigmatise, stigmatize)
- notice or perceive (syn: note, notice)
- make small marks into the surface of
- establish as the highest level or best performance
- make underscoring marks
- remove from a list
- put a check mark on or near or next to
- assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation
- insert punctuation marks into
Any little bit of dirt will mark that fabric.
Be careful not to mark the floor with your shoes.
mark an accent on a letter
She marked an “X” on each box.
I have marked the event on my calendar.
She marked each box with an “X.”
X marks the spot where the suspect was last seen.
Use a bookmark to mark your place.
We put some tape on the floor to mark where the tables should go.
The dog marked the base of the tree by urinating.
They will leave their mark in history.
Life without intelligence is a possible mark of an animal.
If that was meant to be an apology, your words were way off the mark.
Despite the fact that he was an expert rifleman, he did not hit the mark.
Do not look from the mark to the arrow and back again.
mark off — set boundaries to and delimit
mark out — set boundaries to and delimit
mark up — increase the price of
present participle: marking
past tense: marked
past participle: marked