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Meaning of "garble" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GARBLE

From Old Italian garbellare to strain, sift, from Arabic gharbala, from ghirbāl sieve, from Late Latin crībellum small sieve, from crībrum sieve.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GARBLE

garble  [ˈɡɑːbəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GARBLE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Garble is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb garble in English.

WHAT DOES GARBLE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of garble in the English dictionary

The first definition of garble in the dictionary is to jumble, esp unintentionally. Other definition of garble is to distort the meaning of, as by making misleading omissions; corrupt. Garble is also to select the best part of.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GARBLE

PRESENT

Present
I garble
you garble
he/she/it garbles
we garble
you garble
they garble
Present continuous
I am garbling
you are garbling
he/she/it is garbling
we are garbling
you are garbling
they are garbling
Present perfect
I have garbled
you have garbled
he/she/it has garbled
we have garbled
you have garbled
they have garbled
Present perfect continuous
I have been garbling
you have been garbling
he/she/it has been garbling
we have been garbling
you have been garbling
they have been garbling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I garbled
you garbled
he/she/it garbled
we garbled
you garbled
they garbled
Past continuous
I was garbling
you were garbling
he/she/it was garbling
we were garbling
you were garbling
they were garbling
Past perfect
I had garbled
you had garbled
he/she/it had garbled
we had garbled
you had garbled
they had garbled
Past perfect continuous
I had been garbling
you had been garbling
he/she/it had been garbling
we had been garbling
you had been garbling
they had been garbling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will garble
you will garble
he/she/it will garble
we will garble
you will garble
they will garble
Future continuous
I will be garbling
you will be garbling
he/she/it will be garbling
we will be garbling
you will be garbling
they will be garbling
Future perfect
I will have garbled
you will have garbled
he/she/it will have garbled
we will have garbled
you will have garbled
they will have garbled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been garbling
you will have been garbling
he/she/it will have been garbling
we will have been garbling
you will have been garbling
they will have been garbling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would garble
you would garble
he/she/it would garble
we would garble
you would garble
they would garble
Conditional continuous
I would be garbling
you would be garbling
he/she/it would be garbling
we would be garbling
you would be garbling
they would be garbling
Conditional perfect
I would have garble
you would have garble
he/she/it would have garble
we would have garble
you would have garble
they would have garble
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been garbling
you would have been garbling
he/she/it would have been garbling
we would have been garbling
you would have been garbling
they would have been garbling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you garble
we let´s garble
you garble
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to garble
Past participle
garbled
Present Participle
garbling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GARBLE


barbal
ˈbɑːbəl
barbel
ˈbɑːbəl
bauble
ˈbɔːbəl
bubal
ˈbjuːbəl
burble
ˈbɜːbəl
corbeil
ˈkɔːbəl
corbeille
ˈkɔːbəl
corbel
ˈkɔːbəl
enfeeble
ɪnˈfiːbəl
feeble
ˈfiːbəl
herbal
ˈhɜːbəl
marble
ˈmɑːbəl
nebel
ˈniːbəl
nonverbal
nɒnˈvɜːbəl
rouble
ˈruːbəl
rubel
ˈruːbəl
ruble
ˈruːbəl
Schnabel
ˈʃnɑːbəl
tubal
ˈtjuːbəl
verbal
ˈvɜːbəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GARBLE

garbage collector
garbage disposal
garbage disposal unit
garbage man
garbage shute
garbage truck
garbagey
garbagy
garbanzo
garbe
garbled
garbler
garbless
garbo
garboard
garboard plank
garboard strake
garboil
garbologist
garbology

WORDS THAT END LIKE GARBLE

able
accessible
affordable
applicable
at the double
available
cable
comfortable
compatible
double
emmarble
enable
ensemble
expandable
flexible
horrible
jirble
pass in one´s marble
Purbeck marble
warble

Synonyms and antonyms of garble in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GARBLE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «garble» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of garble

Translation of «garble» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GARBLE

Find out the translation of garble to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of garble from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «garble» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

断章取义
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

garble
570 millions of speakers

English

garble
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मिथ्या अर्थ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

غربل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

искажать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

garble
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিকৃত করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

brouillage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Garble
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

verstümmeln
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

文字化け
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

왜곡하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Garble
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lựa ra
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

garble
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गबाळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

saptırmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ingarbugliare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

garble
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

спотворювати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

trunchia
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διαλέγω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verdraai
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

garble
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

garble
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of garble

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GARBLE»

The term «garble» is regularly used and occupies the 97.113 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GARBLE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «garble» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «garble» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about garble

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GARBLE»

Discover the use of garble in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to garble and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Intervention: Book One in the Galactic Milieu series
KLUCHNIKOV: The outcroppings inter[garble] . . . reconnoitre a bit farther . . . [ garble] on the rocks. Not amorphous, like the other, but with a kind of jellyfish radial symmetry. Like a thick pancake perhaps fifteen [garble] and two, three ...
Julian May, 2013
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Rewrites
It was something like, “[garble garble garble] liked it [garble garble garble] funny and touching [garble garble] needs work [garble garble] Wednesday at three o' clock [garble garble garbleJ.” I went in the kitchen and tried to tell Joan what Helen ...
Neil Simon, 2012
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Cupboard Love 2: A Dictionary of Culinary Curiosities
gallimaufry - garble gallimaufry See hodgepodge. gallon See pint. garbage Five hundred years ago, it was not uncommon for a housewife to serve her family a supper of garbage, a meal they would devour with relish. The family relished such ...
Mark Morton, 2004
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Flying Magazine
garbled . . . garbled . . . garbled you are cleared to garble five througarble and cross Metuchen Intergarble . . five garble. After passing garble garble three thousand on garble west leg of Newark Range . . . expect final approach garblance at ...
5
The shipmaster's assistant, and owner's manual: cont. ...
0 0J ginger, per 100 lb 0 9 — — ginger, garble. See Garble. licorice, per 112 lb 0 1J « mace, per 100 lb 1 C — □ mace, garble. Sec Garble. — — nutmegs, per 100 lb. . . 1 0 i pepper, per 100 lb 0 C pepper, garble. See Garble. — — prunes, per ...
David Steel, ... Kelly, 1826
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A General Commercial Dictionary ... Second edition, with ... ...
Fustians; English Milla-in 'ppiece con. -1 half-pieces of 15 yards each Venetian, English make '9 15 yards Galls - - 1p 1 121B Garble; of almonds 1) 11915 of cloves 1;» mob of ginger 'p 100i!) of mace 1p 100lb of pepper 'p lOOflg Glass, broken ...
Thomas MORTIMER (Vice-Consul for the Austrian Netherlands.), William DICKINSON (of London.), 1823
7
A practical book of customs, with excise, upon all foreign ...
Frankincense per 1 1 2 lb. Furs. See Skins. Fusdans; EnglSih Millain, per piece, cont. 2 half pieces of 1 5 yds. ea. Venedan, Englishmake.pen 5 yds. Galls per 1 1 2 lb. Garble ; of Almonds. . . per 10e lb. of Cloves per 1Si lb. of Ginger per 100 lb.
Edward James Mascall, 1801
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The ship-master's assistant, and owner's manual. [With]
Fustians ; English millain, per piece containing 2 half pieces of 15 yards each 0 Venetian, English make, per 15 yards 0 Galls, per 112 1b 0 Garble ; of almonds, per 112 lb. . 0 of cloves, per 100 lb. . . 0 of ginger, per 100 lb 0 of mace, per 100 lb  ...
David Steel, I Stikeman, 1832
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A general commercial dictionary: comprehending trade, ...
Furs. Sec Skins. Fustians; English Millain TP piece con. 2 half-pieces of 15 yards each □ Venetian, English make TP li yards Galls Garble ; of almonds ' of cloves — of ginger — — — of mace — ^— of pepper Glass, broken. See B. TP 112ft TP ...
Thomas Mortimer, William Dickinson, 1819
10
Principles of Avionics
5.15.4 Reducing Garble TCAS faced a challenge due to garble, particularly from ATCRBS transponders. It is an interrogator and shares the problems of a ground interrogator, except it is restricted by weight, size and cost. The range of a TCAS ...
Albert Helfrick, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GARBLE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term garble is used in the context of the following news items.
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Cursing Minion Happy Meal Toy Makes Mom Die Inside: Opinion
Garble. Bang! "What the f---?" "He says, 'What the f---!'" my sweet angel proudly announced. And a little part of me died inside. I'm pretty sure ... «WFMY News 2, Jul 15»
2
Mothers of autistic children find comfort at local preschool
She wasn't uttering any typical baby garble. She wasn't indicating hunger in any way, Brown noticed. As she grew, Claira Beth became prone ... «Anniston Star, Jul 15»
3
Postcard: Toronto 2015 Pan American Games Dressage Training …
His announcements of station stops were crystal clear and so polite, unlike the garble one tries to decipher on much of the mass transit in the ... «Practical Horseman Magazine, Jul 15»
4
'Terminator Genisys': Well, He Said He'd Be Back / iBerkshires.com …
... presence in the movie house is meant to at long last solve the space-time continuum, I suggest you let all the techno garble wash over you. «iBerkshires.com, Jul 15»
5
Film, Times & Events: Week of July 10
Finally, the makers of children's films have figured it out—that, and the sly adult jokes that in the minion nonsensical garble, which somehow ... «Good Times, Jul 15»
6
Review: Yellow critters go gaga in 'Minions'
English, Spanish and French phrases pop up and then get swallowed in unintelligible garble. Certain words — "Kumbaya!" and "King Bob! «The Detroit News, Jul 15»
7
Gigabyte P37X Review
The overall sound was flat and muffled, and although the speakers didn't garble anything, they didn't highlight anything, either. Although the ... «Laptop Mag, Jul 15»
8
Why can't we watch the police?
... in the same way the police handle civilian privacy when the department is partnered with “reality” shows: You blur facial images and garble ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
9
Phil Walsh murder: A giant heart beats no more
And when the punchline loomed, an excited Walsh would quicken and heighten his speech, so by the end, his garble of words and maniacal ... «Herald Sun, Jul 15»
10
Death toll from capsized Philippine ferry rises to 51
(Story refiles to remove garble from headline). (Reporting by Rosemarie Francisco and Karen Lema; Editing by Nick Macfie). Passengers of the ... «Reuters, Jul 15»

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