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Synonyms for translate
trænsˈleɪt, trænz-, ˈtræns leɪt, ˈtrænz-trans·late

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. translate

    construe, render, interpret, transfer, transform,

Princeton's WordNet

  1. translate, interpret, renderverb

    restate (words) from one language into another language

    "I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S."; "Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?"; "She rendered the French poem into English"; "He translates for the U.N."

    furnish, construe, deliver, represent, transform, give, fork out, rede, turn in, interpret, try, fork up, hand over, supply, picture, fork over, depict, show, generate, return, understand, provide, read, yield, render, see, submit

  2. translate, transformverb

    change from one form or medium into another

    "Braque translated collage into oil"

    metamorphose, transubstantiate, transform, transmute, understand, render, read, interpret

  3. understand, read, interpret, translateverb

    make sense of a language

    "She understands French"; "Can you read Greek?"

    construe, infer, scan, say, represent, sympathise, transform, show, empathize, rede, register, learn, interpret, sympathize, study, record, empathise, take, realise, read, realize, render, see, understand

  4. translateverb

    bring to a certain spiritual state

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  5. translateverb

    change the position of (figures or bodies) in space without rotation

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  6. translateverb

    be equivalent in effect

    "the growth in income translates into greater purchasing power"

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  7. translateverb

    be translatable, or be translatable in a certain way

    "poetry often does not translate"; "Tolstoy's novels translate well into English"

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  8. translateverb

    subject to movement in which every part of the body moves parallel to and the same distance as every other point on the body

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  9. translateverb

    express, as in simple and less technical language

    "Can you translate the instructions in this manual for a layman?"; "Is there a need to translate the psychiatrist's remarks?"

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

  10. translateverb

    determine the amino-acid sequence of a protein during its synthesis by using information on the messenger RNA

    render, interpret, read, understand, transform

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. translateverb

    [Antiquated.] remove, transfer, transport

  2. translateverb

    render, construe, interpret

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. translateverb

    construe, render, interpret

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How to use translate in a sentence?

  1. Chief Executive Salil Parekh:

    The first year in fiscal 2019 to stabilize where we are, the second year to start to build momentum and (the) third year to start to accelerate where we can have more and more share of our clients' relevance and that will obviously translate, overall, to a better Infosys.

  2. Wang Yu:

    It's a clear signal that regulators are ready to provide the market with easier, and cheaper funding, although it won't likely translate immediately into any meaningful businesses for brokerages, it definitely boosts investor confidence, in the context of a series of new messages from the new securities chief.

  3. Evelyn Douek:

    It does take time to develop the AI. It does take time to translate the community standards and things like that, but instead of doing that before they enter a market, they tend to do it afterwards once the problems crop up.

  4. The New York Times:

    Michael Pratt pointed out that winning over wealthy fund-raisers across the country helped build networks that could translate into political support, not just checks, but Michael Pratt lost the argument to two of Ms. Warren's closest advisers, Dan Geldon and Joe Rospars, who made the case about standing apart from the field and freeing up her schedule.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I'm impressed with them, and I'm going to do everything I can to reach out and explain why good ideas on paper are important, but you've got to be able to translate that into action, here's what I want young people to know: They don't have to be for me. I'm going to be for them.

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