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Words Described by "Mark"

  1. ups
  2. market
  3. downs
  4. note
  5. piece
  6. notes
  7. law
  8. making
  9. rights
  10. cases

What Google Knows

A marketplace or market place is a location where people regularly gather for the purchase and sale of provisions, livestock, and other goods.

Related Definition

  1. mark:

    n (obsolete) A boundary; a border or frontier.

    n (obsolete) A boundary-post or fence.

    n A stone or post used to indicate position and guide travellers.

    n (archaic) A type of small region or principality.

    n (historical) A common, or area of common land, especially among early Germanic peoples.

    n An omen; a symptomatic indicator of something.

    n A characteristic feature.

    n A visible impression or sign; a blemish, scratch, or stain, whether accidental or intentional.

    n A sign or brand on a person.

    n A written character or sign.

    n A stamp or other indication of provenance, quality etc.

    n (obsolete) Resemblance, likeness, image.

    n A particular design or make of an item (now usually with following numeral).

    n A score for finding the correct answer, or other academic achievement; the sum of such points gained as out of a possible total.

    n A target for shooting at with a projectile.

    n An indication or sign used for reference or measurement.

    n The target or intended victim of a swindle, fixed game or con game.

    n (obsolete) The female genitals.

    n (Rugby football, Australian rules football) A catch of the ball directly from a kick of 10 metres or more without having been touched in transit, resulting in a free kick.

    n (sports) The line indicating an athlete's starting-point.

    n A score for a sporting achievement.

    n An official note that is added to a record kept about someone's behavior or performance.

    n (cooking) A specified level on a scale denoting gas-powered oven temperatures.

    n (product design/engineering) The model number of a device; a device model.

    n Limit or standard of action or fact.

    n Badge or sign of honour, rank, or official station.

    n (archaic) Preeminence; high position.

    n (logic) A characteristic or essential attribute; a differential.

    n (nautical) One of the bits of leather or coloured bunting placed upon a sounding line at intervals of from two to five fathoms. (The unmarked fathoms are called "deeps".)

    n (archaic) Attention, notice.

    n Importance, noteworthiness. (Generally in postmodifier “of mark”.)

    n (obsolete) Regard; respect.

    v To put a mark on (something); to make (something) recognizable by a mark; to label or write on (something).

    v To leave a mark (often an undesirable or unwanted one) on (something).

    v (figuratively) To have a long-lasting negative impact on (someone or something).

    v To create an indication of (a location).

    v To be an indication of (something); to show where (something) is located.

    v To indicate (something) in writing or by other symbols.

    v To create (a mark) on a surface.

    v To celebrate or acknowledge (an event) through an action of some kind.

    v (of things) To identify (someone as a particular type of person or as having a particular role).

    v (of people) To assign (someone) to a particular category or class.

    v (of people) To choose or intend (someone) for a particular end or purpose.

    v To be a point in time or space at which something takes place; to accompany or be accompanied by (an event, action, etc.); to coincide with.

    v To be typical or characteristic of (something).

    v To distinguish (one person or thing from another).

    v (dated except in the phrase "mark my words") To focus one's attention on (something or someone); to pay attention to, to take note of.

    v (dated) To become aware of (something) through the physical senses.

    v To hold (someone) in one's line of sight.

    v To indicate the correctness of and give a score to (a school assignment, exam answers, etc.).

    v To record that (someone) has a particular status.

    v (transitive, intransitive) To keep account of; to enumerate and register; to keep score.

    v (sports) To follow a player not in possession of the ball when defending, to prevent them receiving a pass easily.

    v (Australian rules football) To catch the ball directly from a kick of 15 metres or more without having been touched in transit, resulting in a free kick.

    v (golf) To put a marker in the place of one's ball.

    v (singing) To sing softly, sometimes an octave lower than usual, in order to protect one's voice during a rehearsal.

    n A measure of weight (especially for gold and silver), once used throughout Europe, equivalent to 8 oz.

    n (now historical) An English and Scottish unit of currency (originally valued at one mark weight of silver), equivalent to 13 shillings and fourpence.

    n Any of various European monetary units, especially the base unit of currency of (West) Germany between 1948 and 2002, equal to 100 pfennigs.

    n A coin worth one mark.

    n A male given name from Latin.

    n A surname.

    n Mark the Evangelist, also called John Mark, the first patriarch of Alexandria, credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Mark.

    n (biblical) The Gospel of St. Mark, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the second of the four gospels.

    v (imperative, marching) Alternative form of march. [(intransitive) To walk with long, regular strides, as a soldier does.]

    n (astronomy) Abbreviation of Markarian. [A surname from Armenian.]