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construe

see definition of construe
  • verbdeduce; explain
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Synonyms for construe

verb deduce; explain
  • define
  • infer
  • interpret
  • parse
  • translate
  • analyze
  • decipher
  • explicate
  • expound
  • read
  • render
  • take
  • understand
  • figure it to be
  • one's best guess
  • spell out

Antonyms for construe

  • misunderstand
  • cloud
  • confuse
  • fail
  • obscure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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annotate

verb. write explanatory notes
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  • define
  • elucidate
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  • expound
  • footnote
  • gloss
  • illustrate
  • interpret
  • note
  • remark
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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