labelled labelled  /ˈleɪ bəld/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a brief description given for purposes of identification
  2. (n) trade name of a company that produces musical recordings
  3. (n) a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction
  4. (n) an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object
  5. (v) assign a label to; designate with a label
  6. (v) attach a tag or label to
  7. (v) pronounce judgment on
  8. (v) distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom
  9. (v) distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions
  10. (adj) bearing or marked with a label or tag

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Interestingly the western main stream journalists are so subjective and prejudiced, one accident was labelled as terrorist attack, and another one was peaceful protest.
  2. Whatever ethnic policy labelled as wrong in the western world that Chinese governments are implementing in that region, these innocent people do not deserve to die.
  3. Visitors saw the containers thus labelled on a wharf for shipment to Newburgh and Greenbush, asked the watchman what the initials stood for.

News

  1. Rugby-Wallabies pack ready to sink teeth into 'slabs of red meat'

    By Nick Mulvenney BRISBANE, June 21 (Reuters) - Australia's pack are prepared for a huge physical confrontation with the British and Irish Lions in Saturday's first test and are confident they can get the upper hand in a brutal forward battle, captain James Horwill said on Friday. The Lions were labelled "slabs of red meat" by one Australian newspaper when Warren Gatland's squad was announced ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Drunk Guy Falls 15 Stories After Trying To Climb Into His Locked Apartment -- And Lives!

    A British man who miraculously survived a fall from a 15th-storey balcony in New Zealand while drunkenly trying to break into his apartment has labelled himself an "idiot".
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Insider

  3. Briton admits he's an 'idiot' after N.Z. plunge

    A British man who miraculously survived a fall from a 15th-storey balcony in New Zealand while drunkenly trying to break into his apartment has labelled himself an "idiot".
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  1. "I care deeply about the people of Zimbabwe, I am extremely disappointed in the elections which I labelled a sham election," Mr Bush said.
    on Jul 7, 2008 By: President Bush Source: BBC News

  2. "We were labelled a disaster after losing the first game," Puyol said. "But we worry about ourselves only. My work is to defend. If we keep the goal at zero, we're champions."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Carles Puyol Source: The Canadian Press

  3. "The enforcement of these notions ...... is unacceptable," Klaus said. "Those who dare thinking about a different option are labelled as enemies."
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Vaclav Klaus Source: Independent Online

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