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Synonyms for name

Synonyms for name

the word or words by which one is called and identified

public estimation of someone

to refer to by name

to describe with a word or term

to select for an office or position

Synonyms for name

a person's reputation

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family based on male descent

a well-known or notable person

by the sanction or authority of

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a defamatory or abusive word or phrase

assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

give the name or identifying characteristics of

charge with a function

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create and charge with a task or function

mention and identify by name

identify as in botany or biology, for example

give or make a list of

determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis

References in periodicals archive ?
But Mr Highgate and his wife Louise - who it was alleged had been called names when she went upstairs and complained - both said there had been no weapon.
He discovered psychological bullying, where the victims might be called names or left out of games, was more upsetting than being beaten up.
Initially, the customer records frequently called names and telephone numbers.
I am a young man and have ginger hair and I'm often called names and people take the mickey out of my hair colour.
When the PM asked about Tory plans for tax breaks for the richest 10 per cent, he was called names.
I want loose weight and stay physically fit because I don't like to be called names and because I don't get enough exercise at home.
She added: "I got called names, a black man's this and that, and was abused on the street.
We're not all conservatives by a long shot, but if the leftist liberals think we'll give up our fight to secede from Los Angeles just to avoid being called names, they had better think again.
Just tell your boyfriend what you want, whether that's to be held down, called names, spanked, etc.