Synonyms for interpreted

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Chip saw and interpreted the glance, somewhat contemptuously.

The book of Christianity must be interpreted by the disciples of Christianity.

She nodded her head towards the door, and he interpreted this to mean Miss Squibb.

The coincidence was interpreted by Casanova as a propitious sign.

The look in her eyes I interpreted as a warning that I was not to recognize Zimmern.

We interpreted this as an answer, and made up an outfit for five.

"You have not interpreted this," she said, her mind fixed on that sole omission.

It was interpreted by one to whom the interpretation was as natural as breathing.

Rochas made a gesture, which the other interpreted to mean that no orders had been received.

The last sentence might be interpreted in favour of all parties.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Old French interpreter (13c.) and directly from Latin interpretari "explain, expound, understand," from interpres "agent, translator," from inter- (see inter-) + second element of uncertain origin, perhaps related to Sanskrit prath- "to spread abroad," PIE *per- (5) "to traffic in, sell" (see pornography). Related: Interpreted; interpreting.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR INTERPRETED

explained

adjectivemade clear
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