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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 ?
If Jeffers and Buk had named names I for one would have held them in greater esteem because then I'd say, THEY DARED.
Confidential caused a sensation because, for the first time, it named names, usually marginal movie and radio celebrities with a sprinkling of celebrities from other fields.
Chief among this crowd of activist-journalists was Michelangelo Signorile, whose "Gossip Watch" column in the now-defunct OutWeek magazine regularly named names, garnering the admiration or reproach--but always the attention--of gay men and lesbians, not to mention journalists, everywhere.
As a frightened young man threatened with exposure, he named names of friends and fellow artists--while others risked their careers, blacklisting, and jail for refusing to sing.
The inspector general named names of possible defendants, identified key documents, and laid out the factual road map for prosecution.