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.]