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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

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It has to be something that's properly classy, just in case the dog should someday become a dual champion, but still lends itself to a concise call name.
At the moment they laugh, they snigger and they call names.
Stella and Hakop had to first agree not to interrupt and not to call names.
In the past 18 years of working for different junior high schools, Hauser has dealt with bullies of every kind, from kids who call names to those who prefer pushing, shoving and hitting.