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Synonyms for construekənˈstru; esp. Brit. ˈkɒn stru; ˈkɒn stru

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interpret, construe, see(verb)

    make sense of; assign a meaning to

    "What message do you see in this letter?"; "How do you interpret his behavior?"

    date, take in, figure, experience, go out, look, reckon, go through, read, run across, find, view, go steady, get word, meet, examine, construe, rede, determine, see, find out, see to it, fancy, picture, translate, visualize, realise, control, encounter, escort, learn, envision, watch, run into, represent, render, assure, come across, understand, get a line, image, take care, witness, get wind, ensure, attend, pick up, regard, interpret, ascertain, catch, visualise, consider, hear, realize, project, visit, discover, insure, check

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. construe(v. a.)

    interpret, explain, expound, translate, render, put an interpretation upon

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  • превод, тълкувам, тълкуване, правя разборBulgarian
  • traduko, klarigi, konjekti, interpretoEsperanto
  • interpretarSpanish
  • tulkita, jäsentääFinnish
  • comprendre, expliquerFrench
  • टीका करनाHindi
  • elemez, értelmezHungarian
  • uitleggen, begrijpenDutch
  • rozbierać gramatycznie, tłumaczenie, interpretacja, interpretować, translacja, tłumaczyćPolish
  • interpretação, traduçãoPortuguese
  • толкование, перевод, толковать, истолковывать, истолкование, разбиратьRussian
  • uppfatta, översättning, tolka, tolkning, förstå, uppfattningSwedish

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