administer baptism to; "The parents had the child baptized"
a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical cases"
call in an official matter, such as to attend court
advance evidence for
commend; "he was cited for his outstanding achievements"
repeat a passage from; "He quoted the Bible to her"
refer to for illustration or proof; "He said he could quote several instances of this behavior"
make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
refer to; "he referenced his colleagues' work"
provide (movies) with a soundtrack of a foreign language
give a nickname to
raise (someone) to knighthood; "The Beatles were knighted"
the new sounds added by dubbing
give a title to
give a title to someone; make someone a member of the nobility
give the right to; "The Freedom of Information Act entitles you to request your FBI file"
a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs
informal abbreviation of `representative'
a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name); "Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph"; "Henry's nickname was Slim"
name formally or designate with a term
(architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial; "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"
a word or expression used for some particular thing; "he learned many medical terms"
one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition; "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice"
(usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous"
a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent; "a healthy baby born at full term"
designate by an identifying term; "They styled their nation `The Confederate States'"
give a title to
an informal right to something;
an established or recognized right;
an identifying appellation signifying status or function: e.g. `Mr.' or `General'; "the professor didn't like his friends to use his formal title"
an appellation signifying nobility; "`your majesty' is the appropriate title to use in addressing a king"
the name of a work of art or literary composition etc.; "he looked for books with the word `jazz' in the title"; "he refused to give titles to his paintings"; "I can never remember movie titles"
a heading that names a statute or legislative bill; may give a brief summary of the matters it deals with; "Title 8 provided federal help for schools"
(usually plural) written material introduced into a movie or TV show to give credits or represent dialogue or explain an action; "the titles go by faster