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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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The tower had a name for a long time before the whites ever showed up,'' said Tim Giago, editor of Indian Country Today, a weekly that has long campaigned against the use of Indian names for logos or mascots of sports teams.
Thus Fastin might be a lousy name for a sports car, but a good name for a diet pill.
In the 1970s, Suzuki promised a hot fudge sundae to the person who suggested the best name for a newly discovered gene that left flies healthy at 22 [degrees] C but caused partial paralysis and a staggered gait at 29 [degrees] C.
With a Defensive Registration, a company or individual, can get its name protected prior to the namespace opening, and can later give its consent to use this second level domain name for a purpose deemed appropriate.
The multi-lingual registrations which are being offered for $60 per name for two per years will be free to anyone who registers a .
com, where John could use the domain name for his own web site, and receive all of his e-mail at mail@johnsmith.
Most people don't understand that even though we can revoke a domain name for being used for an unlawful action, that does not result in shutting down the abuser's website," added Semich.
Members can hold on to their domain name for life, and never again pay costly registry or e-mail fees.