Some articles on mark, marks:
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... 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 letter to alter a word's pronunciation or to ... 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 the approximate ...
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
... 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 “interrogative point ... The glyph is a superimposition of these two marks ...
More definitions of "mark":
- (noun): Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel.
Synonyms: Saint Mark, St. Mark
- (noun): The shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament.
Synonyms: Gospel According to Mark
- (verb): Insert punctuation marks into.
- (verb): Be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense.
Synonyms: distinguish, differentiate
- (noun): Something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal.
Example: "Hit the mark"
Synonyms: bell ringer, bull's eye, home run
- (verb): Establish as the highest level or best performance.
- (verb): Assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation.
Example: "Mark homework"
Synonyms: grade, score
- (noun): Formerly the basic unit of money in Germany.
Synonyms: German mark, Deutsche Mark, Deutschmark
- (noun): A perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened).
- (verb): Make underscoring marks.
- (noun): A number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).
Synonyms: grade, score
- (noun): A symbol of disgrace or infamy.
Example: "And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis
Synonyms: stigma, brand, stain
- (noun): A written or printed symbol (as for punctuation).
Example: "His answer was just a punctuation mark"
- (noun): A distinguishing symbol.
Example: "The owner's mark was on all the sheep"
Synonyms: marker, marking
- (noun): A visible indication made on a surface.
- (noun): A reference point to shoot at.
Example: "His arrow hit the 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.
- (verb): To accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful.
Synonyms: stigmatize, stigmatise, brand, denounce
- (noun): A person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of.
Synonyms: chump, fool, gull, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mug
- (verb): Designate as if by a mark.
Example: "This sign marks the border"; "He indicated where the border ended"
Famous quotes containing the word mark:
“If it is the mark of the artist to love art before everything, to renounce everything for its sake, to think all the sweet human things of life well lost if only he may attain something, do some good, great workthen I was never an artist.”
—Ellen Terry (18471928)
“...they look like trees, walking.”
—Bible: New Testament, Mark 8:24.
A man partially healed of blindness commenting on what he sees.
“It is the mark of an educated man to look for precision in each class of things just so far as the nature of the subject admits; it is evidently equally foolish to accept probable reasoning from a mathematician and to demand from a rhetorician demonstrative proofs.”
—Aristotle (384323 B.C.)