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mark
  • n  a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
    she made good marks in algebra
  • n  a distinguishing symbol
    the owner's mark was on all the sheep
  • n  a reference point to shoot at
    his arrow hit the mark
  • n  a visible indication made on a surface
    some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks
  • n  the impression created by doing something unusual or extraordinary that people notice and remember
    it was in London that he made his mark
    he left an indelible mark on the American theater
  • n  a symbol of disgrace or infamy
    And the Lord set a mark upon Cain"--Genesis
  • n  formerly the basic unit of money in Germany
  • n  Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel
  • n  a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
  • n  a written or printed symbol (as for punctuation)
    his answer was just a punctuation mark
  • n  a perceptible indication of something not immediately apparent (as a visible clue that something has happened)
  • n  the shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament
  • n  an indication of damage
  • n  a marking that consists of lines that cross each other
  • n  something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal
    hit the mark
  • v  attach a tag or label to
  • v  designate as if by a mark
    This sign marks the border
  • v  be a distinctive feature, attribute, or trait; sometimes in a very positive sense
  • v  mark by some ceremony or observation
    The citizens mark the anniversary of the revolution with a march and a parade
  • v  make or leave a mark on
    the scouts marked the trail
    ash marked the believers' foreheads
  • v  to accuse or condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful
  • v  notice or perceive
    mark my words
  • v  mark with a scar
  • v  make small marks into the surface of
  • v  establish as the highest level or best performance
  • v  make underscoring marks
  • v  remove from a list
  • v  put a check mark on or near or next to
    mark off the units
  • v  assign a grade or rank to, according to one's evaluation
    mark homework
  • v  insert punctuation marks into
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mark anthony
  • n  Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
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mark antony
  • n  Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)
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mark clark
  • n  United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
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mark hopkins
  • n  United States educator and theologian (1802-1887)
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mark of cain
  • n  the mark that God set upon Cain now refers to a person's sinful nature
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mark rothko
  • n  United States abstract painter (born in Russia) whose paintings are characterized by horizontal bands of color with indistinct boundaries (1903-1970)
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mark tobey
  • n  United States abstract painter influenced by oriental calligraphy (1890-1976)
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mark twain
  • n  United States writer and humorist best known for his novels about Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1835-1910)
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mark wayne clark
  • n  United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
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markaz-ud-dawa-wal-irshad
  • n  a Sunni organization formed in 1989 and based in Pakistan; opposes missionary groups from the United States; has Lashkar-e-Tayyiba as its armed wing
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marker
  • n  some conspicuous object used to distinguish or mark something
    the buoys were markers for the channel
  • n  a distinguishing symbol
  • n  a writing implement for making a mark
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market
  • n  the world of commercial activity where goods and services are bought and sold
    without competition there would be no market
    they were driven from the marketplace
  • n  the customers for a particular product or service
    before they publish any book they try to determine the size of the market for it
  • n  a marketplace where groceries are sold
    the grocery store included a meat market
  • n  the securities markets in the aggregate
    the market always frustrates the small investor
  • n  an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
  • v  engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of
    The company is marketing its new line of beauty products
  • v  buy household supplies
    We go marketing every Saturday
  • v  deal in a market
  • v  make commercial
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market analysis
  • n  marketing research that yields information about the marketplace
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market analyst
  • n  an analyst of conditions affecting a market (especially the stock market)
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market capitalisation
  • n  an estimation of the value of a business that is obtained by multiplying the number of shares outstanding by the current price of a share
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market capitalization
  • n  an estimation of the value of a business that is obtained by multiplying the number of shares outstanding by the current price of a share
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market cross
  • n  a cross-shaped monument set up in the marketplace of a town where public business is often conducted
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market economy
  • n  an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
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