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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 ?
The survey, which questioned 1,000 children and their parents, found that almost 50% of spectacle wearing children are called names in the playground, whilst 20% of children have seen their classmates skip school because they are being bullied about their glasses.
However, the court ruled that she could pursue a claim based on the overall environment in which women were continually denigrated, called names, and placed in sexual situations.
The leaflet, which explains hate crime can include being bullied, hit and called names, features images of adults with learning difficulties.
She wrote about defending a Korean friend who was being called names by another student at school.
While fair-trade advocates might be called names like "protectionist," perhaps the direction of the name-calling should be reversed and those seemingly out of touch with reality and fairness could be labeled "economic extremists.
But I was called 'Elephant ear' at school and still get called names.
Parents say the children are being sniggered at and called names.
He looks older than he is but as he is two years below me at school, everyone will know the age difference and I will get called names and slagged off.
I'm being called names by older boys in my school and picked on when I go on the bus.
My friend Megan is also a coloured person, but her skin is very dark, the other children call her darky--none of us like to be called names, it is not nice.