What is mark?

  • (noun): A number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance).
    Synonyms: grade, score
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mark, marks:

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 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 position of a ...
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) and Eid al-Adha (to mark the ...
Interrobang
... often represented by ?! or !?), is a nonstandard punctuation mark used in various written languages and intended to combine the functions of the ... The glyph is a superimposition of these two marks ...
V And W Class Destroyer - Conversions For The Second World War - WAIR
... conversion, but this larger ship also received a quadruple QF 2 pdr Mark VII mounting ... The armament 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) ...

More definitions of "mark":

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

Famous quotes containing the word mark:

    ...clothed and in his right mind,...
    Bible: New Testament, Mark 5:15.

    But the golden-rod is one of the fairy, magical flowers; it grows not up to seek human love amid the light of day, but to mark to the discerning what wealth lies hid in the secret caves of earth.
    Margaret Fuller (1810–1850)