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Your new love can interpret the meaning of dreams. The Sun (2016)And those laws will be interpreted by judges not in Luxembourg but in courts across this country. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The answer to the first question depends very much on how the concept of meaning is interpreted. Victimology - the victim and the criminal justice process (1989)How do they interpret the meanings of particular social interactions? Sociology (1995)The present controversy swirls around how to interpret or explain this difference. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)What if some of our own judges interpret the law according to their political prejudices too? Times, Sunday Times (2011)This would also mean powers for judges to interpret a written constitution. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The problem is how judges interpret it. The Sun (2011)The intelligence picture must be expertly interpreted and then acted upon. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He therefore excluded any hint of any emotion that could have been interpreted by his judges as irrational. ALEXANDER THE CORRECTOR (2004)And often people interpret its meaning as simply taking good care of what we have or being frugal with money. Christianity Today (2000)Another question is who collects, interprets and acts on this data? Times, Sunday Times (2013)The judge was interpreting the European Convention but with a ridiculous result. The Sun (2006)He blamed judges for wrongly interpreting Human Rights laws that stop foreign terror suspects from being deported. The Sun (2006)And how should he interpret the meaning of the red hat of the cardinal or the Red Cross? A Philosophy of Interior Design (1990)In fact, the media often present contradictory information, and audiences are frequently engaged in interpreting the meaning of the information they receive. Sociology (1995)
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British English: interpret /ɪnˈtɜːprɪt/ VERB
If you interpret something in a particular way, you decide that this is its meaning or significance.
I interpreted her look as a sign she didn't approve.
- American English: interpret
- Arabic: يُفَسِّرُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: interpretar
- Chinese: 翻译
- Croatian: tumačiti
- Czech: vyložit vysvětlit
- Danish: fortolke
- Dutch: interpreteren
- European Spanish: interpretar
- Finnish: tulkita
- French: interpréter
- German: interpretieren
- Greek: ερμηνεύω
- Italian: interpretare
- Japanese: 解釈する
- Korean: 해석하다
- Norwegian: tolke
- Polish: zinterpretować
- European Portuguese: interpretar
- Romanian: a interpreta
- Russian: толковать
- Spanish: interpretar
- Swedish: tolka
- Thai: แปล
- Turkish: yorumlamak
- Ukrainian: перекладати
- Vietnamese: giải thích
Definition of interpret from the Collins English Dictionary
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