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When I'm in the mode of feeling positive about love, I don't really feel the need to mark it down in song. In fact, I know what that song would sound like, and I would not subject anybody to that.
Tunde Adebimpe

Meaning of "mark" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD MARK

Old English mearc mark; related to Old Norse mörk boundary land, Old High German marha boundary, Latin margōmargin.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF MARK

mark  [mɑːk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MARK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mark is a verb and can also act as a noun and an exclamation.
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 mark in English.



Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES MARK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of mark in the English dictionary

The first definition of mark in the dictionary is a visible impression, stain, etc, on a surface, such as a spot or scratch. Other definition of mark is a sign, symbol, or other indication that distinguishes something. Mark is also a cross or other symbol made instead of a signature.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO MARK

PRESENT

Present
I mark
you mark
he/she/it marks
we mark
you mark
they mark
Present continuous
I am marking
you are marking
he/she/it is marking
we are marking
you are marking
they are marking
Present perfect
I have marked
you have marked
he/she/it has marked
we have marked
you have marked
they have marked
Present perfect continuous
I have been marking
you have been marking
he/she/it has been marking
we have been marking
you have been marking
they have been marking
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 marked
you marked
he/she/it marked
we marked
you marked
they marked
Past continuous
I was marking
you were marking
he/she/it was marking
we were marking
you were marking
they were marking
Past perfect
I had marked
you had marked
he/she/it had marked
we had marked
you had marked
they had marked
Past perfect continuous
I had been marking
you had been marking
he/she/it had been marking
we had been marking
you had been marking
they had been marking
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

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

CONDITIONAL

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

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you mark
we let´s mark
you mark
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to mark
Past participle
marked
Present Participle
marking
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 MARK


arc
ɑːk
at.
ɑːk
bookmark
ˈbʊkˌmɑːk
Clark
klɑːk
dark
dɑːk
dat.
dɑːk
Denmark
ˈdɛnmɑːk
Irak
ɪˈrɑːk
Iraq
ɪˈrɑːk
landmark
ˈlændˌmɑːk
lat.
lɑːk
marc
mɑːk
marque
mɑːk
mat.
mɑːk
park
pɑːk
shark
ʃɑːk
spark
spɑːk
stark
stɑːk
trademark
ˈtreɪdˌmɑːk
watermark
ˈwɔːtəˌmɑːk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MARK

marjoram
Mark Antony
mark reader
mark reading
mark scanner
mark scanning
mark time
mark-to-market
mark-up
marka
markdown
marked
markedly
markedness
marker
marker buoy
marker pen
market
market abuse
market analysis

WORDS THAT END LIKE MARK

amusement park
bark
benchmark
business park
car park
Danmark
hallmark
Hyde Park
lark
national park
Newark
out of the ark
Registered Trademark
remark
Steiermark
the mark
the park
theme park
tiger shark
waymark

Synonyms and antonyms of mark in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «MARK»

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

Translation of «mark» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MARK

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

Translator English - Chinese

污点
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

marca
570 millions of speakers

English

mark
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मार्क
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

بُقْعَةٌ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

пятно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

marca
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ছাপ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

marque
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tanda
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fleck
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

汚れの跡
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흠집
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tandha
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dấu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குறி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिन्ह
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

işaret
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

macchia
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

plama
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

пляма
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pată
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σημάδι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

merk
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

märke
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

merke
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mark

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MARK»

The term «mark» is very widely used and occupies the 1.225 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MARK» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «mark» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «mark» 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 mark

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10 QUOTES WITH «MARK»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word mark.
1
Tunde Adebimpe
When I'm in the mode of feeling positive about love, I don't really feel the need to mark it down in song. In fact, I know what that song would sound like, and I would not subject anybody to that.
2
Buzz Aldrin
The first footfalls on Mars will mark a historic milestone, an enterprise that requires human tenacity matched with technology to anchor ourselves on another world.
3
Shana Alexander
The mark of a true crush... is that you fall in love first and grope for reasons afterward.
4
David Antin
There is probably no oral society that fails to mark the spatial distinction of left and right, peculiar as this distinction may be.
5
Philip James Bailey
There is no surer mark of the absence of the highest moral and intellectual qualities than a cold reception of excellence.
6
Troy Baker
I'm always nervous! Especially when it comes to a series like 'Disgaea', where you do have such a devoted fan base, the last thing you want to do is disappoint. But I love playing bad guys and just always hope that fans will be forgiving if I miss the mark.
7
James Van Der Beek
You buy a house and you get it checked out and you feel like you've kind of made your mark here in some way. And then an act of God just comes up the coast and has the potential to just completely wipe it clean. Weather like that is certainly humbling.
8
Cyrano de Bergerac
A large nose is the mark of a witty, courteous, affable, generous and liberal man.
9
Richard Parks Bland
Now, mark it. This may be strong language, but heed it. The people mean it, and, my friends of the Eastern Democracy, we bid farewell when you do that thing.
10
John Bunyan
Words easy to be understood do often hit the mark; when high and learned ones do only pierce the air.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MARK»

Discover the use of mark in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mark and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Yoga Body: The Origins of Modern Posture Practice
In this groundbreaking book, Mark Singleton calls into question many commonly held beliefs about the nature and origins of postural yoga (asana) and suggests a radically new way of understanding the meaning of yoga as it is practiced by ...
Mark Singleton, 2010
2
The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind
Reading this book, one wonders if the evangelical movement has pandered so much to American culture and tried to be so popular only to lose not only it's mind but it's soul as well.
Mark A. Noll, 1995
3
Mark Twain: A Life
Mark Twain founded the American voice.
Ron Powers, 2005
4
Capturing Sound: How Technology Has Changed Music
In this award-winning text, Mark Katz provides a wide-ranging, deeply informative, consistently entertaining history of recording's profound impact on the musical life of the past century, from Edison to the Internet.
Mark Katz, 2010
5
Learning Python
This book covers: Types and Operations -- Python's major built-in object types in depth: numbers, lists, dictionaries, and more Statements and Syntax -- the code you type to create and process objects in Python, along with Python's general ...
Mark Lutz, 2007
6
Atrocity, Punishment, and International Law
This book argues that accountability for extraordinary atrocity crimes should not uncritically adopt the methods and assumptions of ordinary liberal criminal law.
Mark A. Drumbl, 2007
7
The Date of Mark's Gospel: Insight from the Law in Earliest ...
This book argues that Mark's gospel was not written as late as c. 65-75 CE, but dates from sometime between the late 30s and early 40s CE. It challenges the use of the external evidence (such as Irenaeus and Clement of Alexandria) often ...
James G. Crossley, 2004
8
Autobiography of Mark Twain: Volume 1, Reader’s Edition
This Reader’s Edition, a portable paperback in larger type, republishes the text of the hardcover Autobiography in a form that is convenient for the general reader, without the editorial explanatory notes.
Mark Twain, Ms. Harriet E. Smith, 2012
9
The Vietnam War: A Concise International History
Hailed as a "pithy and compelling account of an intensely relevant topic" (Kirkus Reviews), this wide-ranging volume offers a superb account of a key moment in modern U.S. and world history.
Mark Atwood Lawrence, 2010
10
Mastering Manga with Mark Crilley: 30 Drawing Lessons from ...
Basic instructions and examples teach skills for drawing manga.
Mark Crilley, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MARK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mark is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Mark Cuban puts asterisk on Donald Trump's billions
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban did not question Donald Trump's views on politics on Tuesday, but rather how much the GOP presidential ... «CNBC, Jul 15»
2
Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan offer support to fan left with …
Mark Wright has offered his support to a fan who was left with gruesome injuries after allegedly being stamped on and beaten up while he ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
3
Bracketology! MSU's Hollis to lead NCAA hoops committee
Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis has been named vice chair of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee for the upcoming ... «Detroit Free Press, Jul 15»
4
Mark Wright flaunts his biceps as he pumps iron in his brand new …
TV Presenter Mark Wright has revealed he "can't get out the gym" - and we're not complaining. The hunky star has had his own gym installed at ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
5
Mark Cuban is right. Expand the NBA playoffs
About a week ago, Mavericks franchisee Mark Cuban told followers on his niche social media app that he proposed expanding the NBA ... «SB Nation, Jul 15»
6
Army Gen. Mark Milley, Army chief nominee, open to arming recruiters
Gen. Mark A. Milley, President Obama's nominee to become the next top officer in the Army, told the Senate Armed Services Committee on ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
7
The Chase superfan meets hero Mark 'The Beast' Labbett in Beeston
The 17-year-old is a huge fan of larger-than-life brainbox Mark Labbett, who visited Mecca Bingo in Beeston on Saturday as part of Redtooth's ... «Nottingham Post, Jul 15»
8
Blink-182's Mark Hoppus Makes Scoring Debut on 'I'm Scared …
Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 poses backstage at the KROQ Weenie Roast Y Fiesta 2015 at Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre on May 16, 2015 in ... «Billboard, Jul 15»
9
TC Williams sprinter Noah Lyles hopes to catch Usain Bolt's mark at …
The goal sounds hyperbolic, but in reality, T.C. Williams senior Noah Lyles is only a quarter of a second away from achieving it. Lyles wants to ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
10
White House orders flags flown at half-staff to mark Chattanooga …
"As a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on July 16, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tennessee ... I hereby ... «Washington Examiner, Jul 15»

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