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Generally speaking, rhyme is the marker for the end of a line. The first rhyme-word is like a challenge thrown down, which the poem itself has to respond to.
James Fenton

Meaning of "marker" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MARKER

marker  [ˈmɑːkə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MARKER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Marker is 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.

WHAT DOES MARKER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Marker

Marker may refer to: ▪ Marker pen, a felt-tipped pen used for drawing and/or coloring ▪ Marker, a morpheme that indicates some grammatical function ▪ Marker, a special-purpose computer ▪ Marker, a set of sewing patterns placed over cloth to be cut ▪ Marker or Clapperboard, equipment used during filming ▪ Paintball marker or paintball gun, an air gun ▪ Biological marker, or biomarker, a substance used as an indicator of a biological state ▪ Genetic marker, a DNA sequence with a known location associated with a particular gene or trait ▪ Historical marker, a plaque erected at historically significant locations ▪ Survey marker, an object placed to mark a point ▪ Boundary marker, an object that identifies a land boundary...

Definition of marker in the English dictionary

The first definition of marker in the dictionary is something used for distinguishing or marking. Other definition of marker is a person or thing that marks. Marker is also a person or object that keeps or shows scores in a game.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MARKER


aka
ˈɑːkə
Barca
ˈbɑːkə
barker
ˈbɑːkə
biomarker
ˈbaɪəʊˌmɑːkə
bookmarker
ˈbʊkmɑːkə
charka
ˈtʃɑːkə
haka
ˈhɑːkə
kaka
ˈkɑːkə
Lusaka
luːˈzɑːkə
marka
ˈmɑːkə
Oaxaca
wəˈhɑːkə
Osaka
əʊˈsɑːkə
paca
ˈpɑːkə
Parca
ˈpɑːkə
parka
ˈpɑːkə
Parker
ˈpɑːkə
pataca
pəˈtɑːkə
raca
ˈrɑːkə
regmaker
ˈrɛxˌmɑːkə
remarker
rɪˈmɑːkə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MARKER

marked
markedly
markedness
marker buoy
marker pen
market
market abuse
market analysis
market cross
market day
market demand
market economy
market forces
market garden
market gardener
market gardening
market leader
market maker
market opportunity
market order

WORDS THAT END LIKE MARKER

back marker
biological marker
co-worker
debarker
genetic marker
Granville-Barker
health care worker
infinitive marker
larker
medical marker
New Yorker
nosy parker
phrase marker
sharker
sky marker
skylarker
social worker
sparker
worker
yorker

Synonyms and antonyms of marker in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «marker» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MARKER

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

Translator English - Chinese

标示物
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

marcador
570 millions of speakers

English

marker
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मार्कर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

علامة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

маркер
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

marcador
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মার্কার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

jalon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

penanda
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Markierung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

目印
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

표시 도구
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Penanda
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đánh dấu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மார்க்கர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिन्हक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

işaretleyici
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

segno
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

znacznik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

маркер
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

marcator
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δείκτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

merker
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

markör
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

markør
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of marker

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MARKER»

The term «marker» is very widely used and occupies the 8.646 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MARKER» OVER TIME

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

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5 QUOTES WITH «MARKER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word marker.
1
Bruce Barton
Cereal eating is almost a marker for a healthy lifestyle. It sets you up for the day, so you don't overeat.
2
Kid Cudi
I used to take Sharpies and draw on my pillowcases, and then go to sleep on them and wake up with red marker from the drool all on my face.
3
James Fenton
Generally speaking, rhyme is the marker for the end of a line. The first rhyme-word is like a challenge thrown down, which the poem itself has to respond to.
4
Sydney J. Harris
There's no point in burying a hatchet if you're going to put up a marker on the site.
5
Sally Phillips
My blood runs cold when I hear the 'great news' that we have found a marker for the Down's syndrome gene, which means we can identify it more easily. Why is that good news? It's only good news if you're going to terminate.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MARKER»

Discover the use of marker in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to marker and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Marker Magic: The Rendering Problem Solver for Designers
This is not a book on principles, concepts, or theory, but a hands-on manual that presents real solutions to everyday design problems.
Richard M. McGarry, Greg Madsen, 1992
2
Marker
A 28-year-old man seems the picture of health, until he fractures his leg while skating in New York’s Central Park.
Robin Cook, 2011
3
Chris Marker
His notorious reclusiveness has led to surprisingly few studies, and Nora M. Alter's Chris Marker presents the first English-language study of the director.
Nora M. Alter, 2006
4
Mile Marker Zero: The Moveable Feast of Key West
Mile Marker Zero tells the story of how these writers and artists found their identities in Key West and maintained their friendships over the decades, despite oceans of booze and boatloads of pot, through serial marriages and sexual ...
William McKeen, 2011
5
Chris Marker: Memories of the Future
Yet these works are only the tip of the iceberg; Marker's career has also encompassed writing, photography, television, and digital multimedia. Chris Marker is the first systematic examination of Marker's complete oeuvre.
Catherine Lupton, 2004
6
Model Theory : An Introduction
This is a text for graduate students, mainly aimed at those specializing in logic, but also of interest for mathematicians outside logic who want to know what model theory can offer them...it is one which makes a good case for model theory ...
David Marker, 2002
7
Marker-assisted Selection: Current Status and Future ...
This book provides a comprehensive description and assessment of the use of marker-assisted selection for increasing the rate of genetic gain in crops, livestock, forestry and farmed fish, including the related policy, organizational and ...
Elcio P. Guimarães, 2007
8
Small Supernumerary Marker Chromosomes (sSMC): A Guide for ...
Approximately one third of sSMC carriers show clinical symptoms, while the remaining two thirds manifest no phenotypic effects.This guide represents the first book ever published on this topic.
Thomas Liehr, 2011
9
Genetic Mapping and Marker Assisted Selection: Basics, ...
This book describes basics in linkage mapping, step-by-step procedure to perform MAS, achievements made so far in different crops, and limitations and prospects of MAS in plant breeding.
N Manikanda Boopathi, 2012
10
The Essay Film: From Montaigne, After Marker
A definitive study of a seminal genre of nonfiction cinema, this book examines the essay films origins, literary precursors, and works by its greatest practitioners, like Chris Marker, Agnes Varda, Errol Morris, Chantal Akerman, Werner ...
Timothy Corrigan, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MARKER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term marker is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Waterloo-based startup Suncayr aims to shine with UV-sensitive …
So Pautler and her team created a UV-sensitive marker you apply before your sunscreen. The ink goes on your skin clear but when the marking ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
2
Historical marker is placed in East Farmingdale where fighter planes …
Members of the Long Island Republic Airport Historical Society unveiled a historical marker at Airport Plaza in East Farmingdale on July 21, ... «Newsday, Jul 15»
3
UPDATE: Accident cleared near mile marker 95 on Interstate 81 in …
The right lane and right shoulder of southbound Interstate 81 at mile marker 95 is closed due to an overturned tractor-trailer that has spilled its ... «WDBJ7, Jul 15»
4
Civil-rights activist's wife, Lynchburg cemetery at odds over marker
Eula Stamps stands next to her husband L. Garnell Stamps' grave at Forest Hill Burial Park Inc. on Monday. Forest Hill Burial Park Inc. wants to ... «Lynchburg News and Advance, Jul 15»
5
Corey key to success: Monaghan's man-marker snuffs out threat of …
One of the most astonishing statistics being bounced around the place since Monaghan's Ulster final victory over Donegal, concerns the impact ... «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
6
Confederate flags stolen from historical marker | ColaDaily.com
Lexington County sheriff's investigators are looking into the theft of three Confederate flags from a historical marker near Lexington. «ColaDaily.com, Jul 15»
7
Daule School historical marker unveiling | Dewitt County Today
Saturday was a day of music and remembrances as a large crowd was on hand for the dedication of a Texas Historical Commission marker for ... «Cuero Record, Jul 15»
8
The Hotel Monaco San Francisco is Now The Marker … - HotelChatter
The Hotel Monaco San Francisco, a flagship Kimpton Hotel, just got de-branded to The Marker Hotel, managed by Destination Hotels and ... «HotelChatter, Jul 15»
9
Indiana State Historical Marker in Marion to recognize Plato | The …
An Indiana State Historical Marker recognizing a prominent African-American architect and builder who achieved national recognition for his ... «TheNewsTribune.com, Jul 15»
10
Nrf2 is a potential prognostic marker and promotes proliferation and …
Nrf2 is a potential prognostic marker and promotes proliferation and invasion in human hepatocellular carcinoma partly through regulating ... «BMC Blogs Network, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Marker [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/marker>. Nov 2019 ».
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