– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. by the sanction or authority of (context:act)
    2. a language unit by which a person or thing is known (context:communication)
    3. a defamatory or abusive word or phrase (context:communication)
    4. family based on male descent (context:group)
    5. a well-known or notable person (context:person)
    6. a person’s reputation (context:state)
  • (verb)
    1. determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis (context:cognition)
    2. identify as in botany or biology, for example (context:cognition)
    3. give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of (context:communication)
    4. mention and identify by name (context:communication)
    5. make reference to (context:communication)
    6. give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property (context:communication)
    7. assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to (context:communication)
    8. create and charge with a task or function (context:social)
    9. charge with a function; charge to be (context:social)

– Sample : “name”

  • His name was mentioned in connection with the invention
  • List the states west of the Mississippi
  • Many senators were named in connection with the scandal
  • She was made president of the club
  • She was named Head of the Committee
  • The almanac identifies the auspicious months
  • The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader
  • They named their son David
  • halt in the name of the law
  • he had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name
  • he wanted to protect his good name
  • his name really is George Washington
  • name your accomplices!
  • nominate a committee
  • she is an important figure in modern music
  • they studied all the great names in the history of France
  • those are two names for the same thing