interpreting interpreting  /ˈɪn tər ˌprɛ tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He was often like that: generous, open, supportive, always trying to win new converts to his way of working, his way of interpreting the past.
  2. He was often like that: generous, open, supportive, always trying to win new converts to his way of working, his way of interpreting the past.
  3. But lower courts have been very careful about interpreting the decision.

News

  1. Background mortality rates key to accurate reporting of vaccine safety risks

    In a study using the Vaccine Safety Datalink (VSD), investigators analyzed four years of data and determined that background mortality rates (rates of death irrespective of cause) are crucial in interpreting the numbers of deaths following vaccination. The VSD mortality rate following immunization is lower than the general US population mortality rate, and the causes of death are similar. These ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Science Daily

  2. Stats on Jose Iglesias’ side

    The knee-jerk analysis of Jose Iglesias before he became a .450 hitter was that he belonged at shortstop regardless of what he did offensively. While that’s not entirely accurate, it may not be far from the truth. One of the great statistical breakthroughs of the last five years has been the advance in interpreting defensive data, and the latest numbers make a strong case for Iglesias remaining ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  3. Stats on Iglesias’ side

    The knee-jerk analysis of Jose Iglesias before he became a .450 hitter was that he belonged at shortstop regardless of what he did offensively. While that’s not entirely accurate, it may not be far from the truth. One of the great statistical breakthroughs of the last five years has been the advance in interpreting defensive data, and the latest numbers make a strong case for Iglesias remaining ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "I will say that I want somebody who is going to be interpreting our Constitution in a way that takes into account individual rights, and that includes women's rights. And that's going to be something that's very important to me, because I think...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BP News

  2. "The task of a judge is not to make law. It is to apply the law," Sotomayor said. "And it is clear, I believe, that my record in two courts reflects my rigorous commitment to interpreting the Constitution according to its terms, interpreting...
    on Jul 13, 2009 By: Sonia Sotomayor Source: Boston Globe

  3. In comments broadcast live on NTV television last Friday, Erdogan told reporters: "The incidents in China are, simply put, a genocide. There's no point in interpreting this otherwise."
    on Jul 14, 2009 By: Recep Tayyip Erdogan Source: Reuters

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