Synonyms of define in English:

define


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verb

1‘the dictionary defines it as a type of pasture’

SYNONYMS
explain, expound, interpret, elucidate, explicate, describe, clarify
give the meaning of, state precisely, spell out, put into words, express in words

2‘the difficulty lay in defining the upper and lower limits of the middle class’

SYNONYMS
determine, establish, fix, specify, designate, decide, stipulate, settle, set out, mark out, mark off
demarcate, bound, delimit, delineate, circumscribe, set the boundaries of, set the limits of

3‘he could see the farm buildings defined against the fields beyond’

SYNONYMS
outline, delineate, silhouette
trace, pencil