What is mark?

  • (noun): Marking consisting of crossing lines.
    Synonyms: crisscross, cross
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mark, marks:

Kano - Durbar Festival
... The Emir of Kano hosts a Durbar to mark and celebrate the two annual Muslim festivals and Eid-ul-Fitr (to mark the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan ...
Mark - Other
... Beauty mark, dark mole on the face or other part of the body that is considered to be attractive Tick (check mark) Diacritical mark, mark added to a ... Tolkien's fantasy era of Middle-earth see also Marches Mark, a grade awarded to students' work Merchant's Mark Sea mark, pilotage aid which identifies ...
V And W Class Destroyer - Conversions For The Second World War - WAIR
... given a WAIR conversion, but this larger ship also received a quadruple QF 2 pdr Mark VII mounting ... was replaced with four QF 4 inch L/45 Mark XVI guns in two twin mountings HA/LA Mark XIX, shipped on the fore and aft shelter decks ... The armament was controlled by a Mark II(W) rangefinder - director, fitted with Radar Type 285 for target ranging as soon as it became available ...
Queensland Reds Season 2008 - Regular Season - Week 3
15,244 Referee Lyndon Bray TriesMark Chisholm (2), Mark Gerrard, Ben Alexander, Peter Playford, Stephen Hoiles ConMark Gerrard (5) PenMark Gerrard Tries John Roe, PenClinton Schifcofske (2) ...
Interrobang
... often represented by ?! or !?), is a nonstandard punctuation mark used in various written languages and intended to combine the functions of the question mark (also called the “interrogativ ... The glyph is a superimposition of these two marks ...

More definitions of "mark":

  • (verb): Make small marks into the surface of.
    Synonyms: score, nock
  • (verb): Notice or perceive.
    Example: "Mark my words"
    Synonyms: notice, note
  • (noun): Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel.
    Synonyms: Saint Mark, St. Mark
  • (verb): Assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation.
    Example: "Mark homework"
    Synonyms: grade, score
  • (verb): Attach a tag or label to.
    Synonyms: tag, label
  • (noun): A reference point to shoot at.
    Example: "His arrow hit the mark"
    Synonyms: target
  • (noun): A distinguishing symbol.
    Example: "The owner's mark was on all the sheep"
    Synonyms: marker, marking
  • (verb): Make underscoring marks.
    Synonyms: score
  • (noun): A perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened).
    Synonyms: sign
  • (verb): Establish as the highest level or best performance.
    Synonyms: set
  • (verb): Insert punctuation marks into.
    Synonyms: punctuate
  • (noun): A symbol of disgrace or infamy.
    Example: "And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis
    Synonyms: stigma, brand, stain
  • (verb): Designate as if by a mark.
    Example: "This sign marks the border"; "He indicated where the border ended"
  • (verb): Be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense.
    Synonyms: distinguish, differentiate
  • (noun): A written or printed symbol (as for punctuation).
    Example: "His answer was just a punctuation mark"
  • (verb): Make or leave a mark on.
    Example: "Mark the trail so that we can find our way back"
  • (verb): Mark by some ceremony or observation.
    Synonyms: commemorate
  • (noun): A visible indication made on a surface.
    Synonyms: print
  • (noun): A number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).
    Synonyms: grade, score
  • (noun): The impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember.
    Example: "It was in London that he made his mark"; "he left an indelible mark on the American theater"

Famous quotes containing the word mark:

    I wander thro’ each charter’d street,
    Near where the charter’d Thames does flow,
    And mark in every face I meet
    Marks of weakness, marks of woe.
    William Blake (1757–1827)

    For all of them have contributed out of their abundance; but she out of her poverty has put in everything she had, all she had to live on.
    Bible: New Testament, Mark 12:44.

    Jesus watching the widow contribute her two mites.