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Antonyms for interpreted

ununderstood.

Quotes of interpreted

  1. A situation is always comic if it participates simultaneously in two series of events which are absolutely independent of each other, and if it can be interpreted in two quite different meanings. – Henri Bergson
  2. Suffrage, noun. Expression of opinion by means of a ballot. The right of suffrage( which is held to be both a privilege and a duty) means, as commonly interpreted the right to vote for the man of another man's choice, and is highly prized. – Ambrose Bierce
  3. I'm glad I made a piece of art that can be interpreted so widely. Art is always interpreted subjectively. – Paula Cole
  4. Not a single piece of material culture- not a single object- has been found at Giza that can be interpreted to come from a lost civilization. – Zahi Hawass
  5. From Watergate we learned what generations before us have known; our Constitution works. And during Watergate years it was interpreted again so as to reaffirm that no one- absolutely no one- is above the law. – Leon Jaworski
  6. If you take myth and folklore, and these things that speak in symbols, they can be interpreted in so many ways that although the actual image is clear enough, the interpretation is infinitely blurred, a sort of enormous rainbow of every possible colour you could imagine. – Diana Wynne Jones
  7. In common use almost every word has many shades of meaning, and therefore needs to be interpreted by the context. – Alfred Marshall
  8. The functions of the family in a highly differentiated society are not to be interpreted as functions directly on behalf of the society, but on behalf of personality. – Talcott Parsons
  9. The strengthening of our statehood is, at times, deliberately interpreted as authoritarianism. – Vladimir Putin
  10. What Christ gives us is quite explicit if his own words are interpreted according to their Aramaic meaning. The expression 'This is my Body' means this is myself. – Karl Rahner
  11. Testimony gives something to be interpreted – Paul Ricoeur
  12. Why in the world would you have it interpreted by nine lawyers? – Antonin Scalia
  13. However, intention needn't enter in, and if a reader sees things in a religious way, and the work is dogmatically acceptable, then I don't see why it should not be interpreted in that way, as well as in others. – James Schuyler

Usage examples for interpreted

  1. This was interpreted to mean: First, the parts will fit; second, they will almost fit; third, they do not fit, and can't be made to fit." – Edison, His Life and Inventions by Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
  2. My hopes also move towards that goal, but I hold that the emancipation of woman, as interpreted and practically applied today, has failed to reach that great end. – Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman
  3. Even the physical world has to enter into consciousness before it can be known and interpreted even the over- individual norms have to be accepted and interpreted by the spiritual potency before the reality which they possess in themselves can become our own personal reality. – An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy by W. Tudor Jones
  4. Otherwise things will be said on both sides, which will afterwards be interpreted in different ways. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  5. " They are alive as long as they float," Mrs. Adams interpreted – Half a Dozen Girls by Anna Chapin Ray
  6. Las Cases, however, trying to improve on the little girl's definition, interpreted the word literally, " a bony person." – Napoleon's Young Neighbor by Helen Leah Reed
  7. She interpreted Millie's thought, and accurately. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  8. Rose watched the scene with a silent intensity which March interpreted – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  9. This circumstance has been interpreted in several different ways, which are not all equally favourable to M. de Bourrienne." – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  10. It was a hitherto unknown influence in her life, and it interpreted her, so to speak, to herself. – The Village Watch-Tower by (AKA Kate Douglas Riggs) Kate Douglas Wiggin
  11. He was a well- educated little fellow, enterprising, energetic; interpreted Arabic and Shillah for us; acted as cook, in which capacity he was first- rate; generally organized the camp; and was our personal servant. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory
  12. That is the way she interpreted his gesture, and handed it to him in surprise. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  13. Their eyes gave him a message that his woodsman's soul interpreted – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  14. Her little head lay very still and silent a few minutes more; and when she lifted it she did not carry on the subject; unless the kisses she gave him, only too strong in their meaning, might be interpreted – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  15. The last sentence might be interpreted in favour of all parties. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  16. Her owner interpreted her to express readiness to accept another name, and that of Gweng was selected, as a compliment to the visitor. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  17. Then it would be interpreted as if we were afraid of a friendly conference. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  18. " It looks like we're on the right trail," said Norris, when Jean Marat had interpreted for us the last statement of the little blacks. – The Voodoo Gold Trail by Walter Walden
  19. That notion, which he interpreted from a look in the manager's face, confused and angered him, and he stumbled and stammered, which angered him still more. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  20. Yet it was borne in upon him, as upon Lady Henry, that her marriage, however interpreted had brought with it profound and intimate transformation. – Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
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