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Synonyms for label
ˈleɪ bəlla·bel

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  1. labelnoun

    To put a label (a ticket or sign) on (something).

    The shop assistant labeled all the products in the shop.

    sign, ticket, tag

  2. labelverb

    To give a label to (someone or something) in order to categorise that person or thing.

    He's been unfairly labeled as a cheat, although he's only ever cheated once.

    category, pigeonhole

  3. labelverb

    price, tag

  4. labelverb

    pigeonhole, categorise, compartmentalise

Princeton's WordNet

  1. labelnoun

    a brief description given for purposes of identification

    "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture"

    recording label

  2. label, recording labelnoun

    trade name of a company that produces musical recordings

    "the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent"

    recording label

  3. labelnoun

    a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction

    recording label

  4. labelverb

    an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object

    recording label

  5. labelverb

    assign a label to; designate with a label

    "These students were labelled `learning disabled'"

    mark, tag, judge, pronounce

  6. tag, label, markverb

    attach a tag or label to

    "label these bottles"

    distinguish, dog, tail, pit, go after, mark, commemorate, pock, pronounce, give chase, tick, chase, differentiate, strike out, notice, punctuate, score, brand, grade, trail, check off, cross off, stigmatize, note, strike off, mark off, judge, stigmatise, nock, denounce, tag, scar, chase after, set, tick off, track, cross out, check

  7. pronounce, label, judgeverb

    pronounce judgment on

    "They labeled him unfit to work here"

    guess, pass judgment, adjudicate, enounce, gauge, mark, enunciate, articulate, estimate, say, pronounce, evaluate, try, approximate, tag, judge, sound out

  8. labelverb

    distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom

    mark, tag, judge, pronounce

  9. labelverb

    distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions

    mark, tag, judge, pronounce

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. label

    Package insert, patient package leaflet

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  1. Adele Douglass:

    I think the organic label is very important, for produce, for fruits and vegetables. That should never disappear, we have many farms on our program that are [both] Certified Humane and Organic.

  2. David Guetta:

    I remember buying those records and the label (vinyl sticker), (DJs) would use old records and print on top of it, melt it, and print on the top...very low quality, this was super, super underground.

  3. Lisa Drayer:

    Look at the ingredients list, if sugar or any one of the following terms are listed high on the label, you want to avoid that food: corn syrup, high fructose corn syrup, agave, honey, molasses, and anything ending in 'ose'; dextrose, fructose and sucrose are all code words for sugar.

  4. Rita Freed:

    We now know that we have the governor himself, we already show the head at the museum, but now we’ll have to change the label!

  5. Matthew Markus:

    We can't really control what happens to our horn once it leaves our distribution points. So there is potential that people will take our horn and re-label it as wild horn.

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  • ملصقArabic
  • etiquetar, etiquetaCatalan, Valencian
  • nálepka, štítek, označitCzech
  • etikettieren, Etikett, BeschriftungGerman
  • ετικέτα, ταμπέλα, [[δισκογραφικός, βαφτίζω, [[φοράω]] [[την]] [[ταμπέλα]], [[κατατάσσω]] [[σε]], [[κολλάω]] [[ετικέτα]]Greek
  • rotular, etiquetar, rótulo, etiquetaSpanish
  • برچسب زدن, برچسبPersian
  • laputtaa, leimata, leima, etiketti, levy-yhtiöFinnish
  • étiqueter, étiquetteFrench
  • címkeHungarian
  • etichettare, etichettaItalian
  • ラベルJapanese
  • pittaciumLatin
  • aanbrengen, prijzen, label, bestempelen, categoriseren, etiketteren, platenmaatschappij, etiketDutch
  • label, etykietować, etykietka, nalepka, etykieta, wytwórnia płytowa, metka, wytwórniaPolish
  • rotular, etiquetar, etiqueta, rótulo, classificarPortuguese
  • categorisi, etichetaRomanian
  • вешать ярлыки, лейбл, этикетка, ярлык, клеймо, наклейка, клеймить, бирка, наклеивать ярлыкиRussian
  • nalepnica, налепницаSerbo-Croatian
  • beteckna, skivbolag, beteckning, etikett, märka, etiketteraSwedish
  • etiketTurkish
  • 標籤Chinese

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    An antonym of "spellbound"
    • A. mesmerized
    • B. disenchanted
    • C. transfixed
    • D. fascinated

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