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Related / Similar Words: interpret, see

 

Definition:
  • make sense of; assign a meaning to; "What message do you see in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?";

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    See Also: collocate with, construe with, cooccur with, co-occur with, go with

     

    Hyponyms: misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss, read between the lines, mythicize, mythicise, literalize, literalise, spiritualize, spiritualise, reinterpret, allegorize, allegorise, take, read, scan, educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out

     

    Grouped Verbs: see, consider, reckon, view, regard

     

    Derivational Morphology: construal, interpretation, reading, version, interpreting, rendition, rendering

     

     
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