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1. marking

noun. ['ˈmɑːrkɪŋ'] a pattern of marks.

Synonyms

  • eyespot
  • dapple
  • bar
  • fleck
  • maculation
  • speckle
  • patch
  • ocellus
  • shading
  • stripe
  • pattern
  • design
  • blaze
  • figure
  • crisscross
  • mark
  • streak
  • spot

Antonyms

  • add
  • ignore
  • take away
  • natural object

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Words that Rhyme with Marking

  • embarking
  • sparking
  • sharking
  • parking
  • harking
  • barking

Example sentences of the word marking


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Work backwards marking in the last part of the project and taking into account how long it will take.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Use the marking pen to mark a line on the dowel just above the muzzle.

Quotes containing the word marking


1. In time, in time they tell me, I'll not feel so bad. I don't want time to heal me. There's a reason I'm like this.I want time to set me ugly and knotted with loss of you, marking me. I won't smooth you away.I can't say goodbye.
- China Miéville, The Scar

2. I've managed to bring the backlog down to a mere sixty-eight years,"she announced with some small sense of achievement. "I hope to be able to start marking the papers of pupils who are still alive by the end of the decade.
- Jasper Fforde, Shades of Grey

2. marking

noun. ['ˈmɑːrkɪŋ'] a distinguishing symbol.

Synonyms

  • label
  • milestone
  • cairn
  • trademark
  • broad arrow
  • watermark
  • symbol
  • hallmark
  • earmark
  • pip
  • pin
  • authentication
  • assay-mark
  • mark
  • brand
  • milepost
  • marker
  • spot
  • postmark

Antonyms

  • stay
  • good-natured
  • lengthwise
  • uncross

3. marking

noun. ['ˈmɑːrkɪŋ'] the act of making a visible mark on a surface.

Synonyms

  • striping
  • mottling
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • destabilise
  • detach
  • convict

4. marking

noun. ['ˈmɑːrkɪŋ'] evaluation of performance by assigning a grade or score.

Synonyms

  • rating
  • scoring
  • grading

Antonyms

  • qualify
  • disqualify
  • defeat
  • unfasten
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