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noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɝːprɪˈteɪʃən'] a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something.
- mental representation
- internal representation
- stand still
Rhymes with Interpretation
Sentences with interpretation
1. Noun, singular or mass
When you hear something, information travels to your brain for interpretation and organization.
Quotes about interpretation
1. The method of political science is the interpretation of life; its instrument is insight, a nice understanding of subtle, unformulated conditions.
- Woodrow Wilson
2. Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.
- Susan Sontag
3. The word 'God' is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of honorable, but still primitive legends which are nevertheless pretty childish. No interpretation, no matter how subtle, can (for me) change this.
- Albert Einstein
noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɝːprɪˈteɪʃən'] the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance.
- indirect discourse
noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɝːprɪˈteɪʃən'] an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious.
- broad interpretation
- judicial activism
noun. ['ˌɪnˌtɝːprɪˈteɪʃən'] an explanation that results from interpreting something.
- literal interpretation
- natural object