name - definition

Create account
Where to search:
Thesaurus


Dictionaries » The Bbi Combinatory Dictionary of English » N »

name - definition



A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
(Non-alphabetical character)


name Search for pronunciation examples


I
n.
appellation
1) to adopt, assume; bear; use a name
2) to give smb. a name
3) to call smb. a (bad) name
4) to immortalize smb.'s name
5) to invoke God's name
6) an assumed; Christian (esp. BE), first, given; code; dirty; family name, surname; fancy; geographic; legal; maiden; married; middle; personal; pet; professional; proper; stage name (she uses her middle name)
7) a brand, proprietary, trade name
8) a common, vernacular ('not technical') name
9) a name for (there is no name for such conduct)
10) by name (to know smb. by name only)
11) in name (she is the chairperson in name only)
12) in smb.'s name (the book was charged out in your name)
13) under a name (under an assumed name)
reputation
14) to make a name (for oneself)
15) to clear one's name
16) to besmirch, smear smb.'s (good) name
17) to give smb. a bad name
18) a bad; good name
misc.
19) to drop names ('to boast of one's connections'); in the name of the law
II
v.
1) (d; tr.) to name after, for (AE) (Hannah was named after her great-grandmother)
2) (d; tr.) to name as (she was named as the winner)
3) (H) they named me to head the commission
4) (N; used with a noun) she was named winner of the contest



Permanent link to this page: http://www.diclib.com/cgi-bin/d1.cgi?l=en&base=bbicombinatory&page=showid&id=6407


Learn foreign languages chatting with us!

  • carlos castillo, 22
    Dominican Republic, Santiago De Los Caballeros
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    carlos cas...
  • Marcos Nunez, 32
    Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Marcos Nun...
  • johnny teran, 25
    Ecuador, Portoviejo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    johnny ter...
  • Manuel , 44
    Chile, Antofagasta
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Russian
    Manuel
  • Valentina, 29
    Russian Federation, Ангарск
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English, Spanish
    Valentina
  • andres, 26
    Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    andres
  • lesther, 31
    Costa Rica, Alajuelita
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    lesther
  • bastian, 17
    Chile, Santiago
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Spanish
    bastian
  • elisabeth, 19
    El Salvador, Nueva San Salvador
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    soy guapa y sexi
    elisabeth
  • Vladimir Ilyin, 58
    Russian Federation, Moscow
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: Portuguese, French, Spanish
    Vladimir I...
  • Gloria Celina, 54
    Argentina, Buenos Aires
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Russian
    Gloria Cel...
  • demar, 52
    Cuba, Las Tunas
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: Russian
    demar
  • Fabiola, 18
    Honduras, San Pedro Sula
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    Fabiola
  • Olga, 42
    Russian Federation, Moscow
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    Olga
  • Victor
    Russian Federation, Moscow
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: Spanish, English
    Hi there!
    Victor
  • Nata
    Ukraine, Киев
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    Nata
  • orfilia, 40
    Honduras, Tegucigalpa
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    orfilia
  • SAM Andres, 19
    Ecuador, Guayaquil
    Native language: Spanish
    Foreign language: English
    SAM Andres
  • Afe, 19
    Tajikistan, Dushanbe
    Native language: Persian
    Foreign language: Russian, English
    Afe
  • Aleksey, 18
    Kazakhstan, Уральск
    Native language: Russian
    Foreign language: English
    Aleksey