Found 3 items, similar to Marks.
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mengangkakan, merek, nilai, tanda, tanda sasaran
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n : English businessman who created a retail chain (1888-1964)
[syn: Simon Marks
, First Baron Marks of Broughton
English → English
, v. i.
To take particular notice; to observe critically; to note; to
Mark, I pray you, and see how this man seeketh
mischief. --1 Kings xx.
, n. [OE. marke, merke, AS. mearc; akin to D. merk,
MHG. marc, G. marke, Icel. mark, Dan. m[ae]rke; cf. Lith.
margas party-colored. [root]106, 273. Cf. Remark
1. A visible sign or impression made or left upon anything;
esp., a line, point, stamp, figure, or the like, drawn or
impressed, so as to attract the attention and convey some
information or intimation; a token; a trace.
The Lord set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding him
should kill him. --Gen. iv. 15.
(a) A character or device put on an article of merchandise
by the maker to show by whom it was made; a
(b) A character (usually a cross) made as a substitute for
a signature by one who can not write.
The mark of the artisan is found upon the most
ancient fabrics that have come to light.
3. A fixed object serving for guidance, as of a ship, a
traveler, a surveyor, etc.; as, a seamark, a landmark.
4. A trace, dot, line, imprint, or discoloration, although
not regarded as a token or sign; a scratch, scar, stain,
etc.; as, this pencil makes a fine mark.
I have some marks of yours upon my pate. --Shak.
5. An evidence of presence, agency, or influence; a
significative token; a symptom; a trace; specifically, a
permanent impression of one's activity or character.
The confusion of tongues was a mark of separation.
6. That toward which a missile is directed; a thing aimed at;
what one seeks to hit or reach.
France was a fairer mark to shoot at than Ireland.
Whate'er the motive, pleasure is the mark. --Young.
7. Attention, regard, or respect.
As much in mock as mark. --Shak.
8. Limit or standard of action or fact; as, to be within the
mark; to come up to the mark.
9. Badge or sign of honor, rank, or official station.
In the official marks invested, you
Anon do meet the Senate. --Shak.
10. Pre["e]minence; high position; as, patricians of mark; a
fellow of no mark.
11. (Logic) A characteristic or essential attribute; a
12. A number or other character used in registering; as,
examination marks; a mark for tardiness.
13. Image; likeness; hence, those formed in one's image;
children; descendants. [Obs.] “All the mark of Adam.”
14. (Naut.) One of the bits of leather or colored bunting
which are placed upon a sounding line at intervals of
from two to five fathoms. The unmarked fathoms are called
A man of mark
, a conspicuous or eminent man.
To make one's mark
. (a) To sign, as a letter or other
writing, by making a cross or other mark.
(b) To make a distinct or lasting impression on the
public mind, or on affairs; to gain distinction.
Syn: Impress; impression; stamp; print; trace; vestige;
track; characteristic; evidence; proof; token; badge;
A license of reprisals. See Marque
, n. [See 2d Marc
1. An old weight and coin. See Marc
. “Lend me a mark.”
2. The unit of monetary account of the German Empire, equal
to 23.8 cents of United States money (1913); the
equivalent of one hundred pfennigs. Also, a silver coin of
this value. The unit was retained by subsequent German
states up to the time of the Federal Republic of Germany.
In 1995, the value was approximately 65 cents American. In
1999 it began to be superseded by the Euro as a unit of
currency in Germany and throughout much of the European
[1913 Webster +PJC]
(m[aum]rk), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Marked
(m[aum]rkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Marking
.] [OE. marken, merken,
AS. mearcian, from mearc. See Mark
1. To put a mark upon; to affix a significant mark to; to
make recognizable by a mark; as, to mark a box or bale of
merchandise; to mark clothing.
2. To be a mark upon; to designate; to indicate; -- used
literally and figuratively; as, this monument marks the
spot where Wolfe died; his courage and energy marked him
for a leader.
3. To leave a trace, scratch, scar, or other mark, upon, or
any evidence of action; as, a pencil marks paper; his
hobnails marked the floor.
4. To keep account of; to enumerate and register; as, to mark
the points in a game of billiards or cards.
5. To notice or observe; to give attention to; to take note
of; to remark; to heed; to regard; as, mark my words.
“Mark the perfect man.”
--Ps. xxxvii. 37.
To mark out
(a) To designate, as by a mark; to select; as, the
ringleaders were marked out for punishment.
(b) To obliterate or cancel with a mark; as, to mark out
an item in an account.
To mark time
(Mil.), to keep the time of a marching step by
moving the legs alternately without advancing.
Syn: To note; remark; notice; observe; regard; heed; show;
evince; indicate; point out; betoken; denote;
characterize; stamp; imprint; impress; brand.