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adjective as in quoting

noun as in mentioning

noun as in nomination

noun as in ordination


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Who among Scalise's constituents could possibly care if he supported naming a post office for a black judge who died in 1988?

The victim, whom The Daily Beast is not naming, asked what Williams wanted and the pastor allegedly “reached in and grabbed him.”

In that sense, she is positive because she is self-naming, she is self-created.

Naming a movement or giving it a single symbol is a natural way of recognizing this emerging power.

Obama says there has to be a political solution in Iraq, and naming a new prime minister was part of it—but only the beginning.

Tell him your name and address, and ask him to conduct you to a good room, naming the length of time you purpose occupying it.

Either the naming of the species was founded on that of the keys, or the converse relation obtained between them.

With this scheme of Keys Ptolemy combined a new method of naming the individual notes.

The naming of the complex ions, which ammonia forms with metal ions, has not yet been satisfactorily settled.

By naming them, we fix our attention upon them; we keep them more constantly before the mind.

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On this page you'll find 105 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to naming, such as: announcing, citing, copying, null, reciting, and stating.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.