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Related / Similar Words: transform, understand, read, interpret, render

 

Definition:
  • change from one form or medium into another; "Braque translated collage into oil";
  • change the position of (figures or bodies) in space without rotation;
  • make sense of a language; "She understands French"; "Can you read Greek?";
  • genetics: determine the amino-acid sequence of a protein during its synthesis by using information on the messenger RNA;
  • restate (words) from one language into another language; "I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S."; "Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?"; "She rendered the French poem into English"; "He translates for the U.;
  • express, as in simple and less technical langauge; "Can you translate the instructions in this manual for a layman?"; "Is there a need to translate the psychiatrist''s remarks?";
  • bring to a certain spiritual state;
  • physics: subject to movement in which every part of the body moves parallel to and the same distance as every other point on the body;
  • be translatable, or be translatable in a certain way; "poetry often does not translate"; "Tolstoy''s novels translate well into English";
  • be equivalent in effect; "the growth in income translates into greater purchasing power";

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    Hyponyms: metricize, metricise, diagonalize, diagonalise, retranslate, mistranslate, gloss, latinize

     

    Grouped Verbs: interpret, render

     

    Derivational Morphology: transformation, translation, interpreter, translator, interpretive program, interlingual rendition, rendering, version, transcriber, displacement

     

    Anagrams: alertness

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: vertaal   Armenian: թարգմանել  
    Breton: treiñ   Bulgarian: превеждам  
    Catalan: traduïr   Chinese: 翻譯  
    Croatian: prevesti   Danish: oversætte  
    Dutch: vertalen   Esperanto: traduki  
    Estonian: tõlkima   Finnish: kääntää  
    French: traduire   Frisian: oersette  
    German: übersetzen   Greek: μεταφράζω  
    Hebrew: לתרגם   Hungarian: fordítani  
    Indonesian: terjemah   Italian: tradurre  
    Japanese: 翻訳する   Korean: 번역하다  
    Latin: traducere   Malayalam: തര്‍ജ്ജമ  
    Maltese: traduci   Norwegian: oversette  
    Polish: tłumaczyć   Portuguese: traduzir  
    Romanian: a traduce   Russian: переводить  
    Slovak: prekladať   Spanish: traducir  
    Swedish: översätta   Turkish: tercüme  
    Vietnamese: dịch   Welsh: cyfieithu  
     
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