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English noun: render

1. render (substance) a substance similar to stucco but exclusively applied to masonry walls


Broader (hypernym)stucco


English verb: render

1. render (change) cause to become


SamplesThe shot rendered her immobile.


Pattern of useSomething ----s something Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s somebody INFINITIVE


Broader (hypernym)get, make

2. render (possession) give something useful or necessary to


SamplesWe provided the room with an electrical heater.


Synonymsfurnish, provide, supply


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody with something.
Somebody ----s something with something


Broader (hypernym)give


Narrower (hyponym)afford, air-condition, air-cool, alphabetize, arm, articulate, bed, berth, bewhisker, border, bottom, brattice, bush, buy in, calk, canal, canalise, canalize, capitalise, capitalize, caption, causeway, charge, cleat, cloy, coal, computerise, computerize, constitutionalize, copper-bottom, corbel, cornice, costume, crenel, crenelate, crenellate, curtain, dado, date, edge, equip, extend, feed, fire, fit, fit out, flood, fret, fuel, fuel, fund, furnish, gate, give, glass, glaze, glut, grate, hat, headline, headquarter, heat, hobnail, hydrate, index, innervate, interleave, joint, kern, key, leverage, machicolate, match, offer, offer, outfit, oversupply, partner, patch, pour, provision, pump, purvey, rafter, rail, railroad, ramp, reflectorise, reflectorize, retrofit, rim, sanitate, scant, seat, seat, shelter, signalise, signalize, skimp, slat, step, stint, stock, stock, stock, stock, stock up, subtitle, surfeit, tap, terrace, terrasse, theme, ticket, toggle, tool, top, top out, transistorise, transistorize, tube, uniform, upholster, victual, water, wharf, whisker, wive, yield

3. render (creation) give an interpretation or rendition of


SamplesThe pianist rendered the Beethoven sonata beautifully.


ExamplesThey will render the duet


Synonymsinterpret


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)do, execute, perform


Narrower (hyponym)sing


Domain categoryperforming arts

4. render (creation) give or supply


SamplesThe cow brings in 5 liters of milk.
This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn.
The estate renders some revenue for the family.


Synonymsgenerate, give, return, yield


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)create, make, produce


Verb groupestablish, give, give, yield

5. render (communication) pass down


SamplesRender a verdict.
Deliver a judgment.


Synonymsdeliver, return


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)communicate, pass, pass along, pass on, put across

6. render (possession) make over as a return


SamplesThey had to render the estate.


Synonymssubmit


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)gift, give, present


Domain categoryjurisprudence, law

7. render (possession) give back


SamplesRender money.


ExamplesThey render the countryside, They render the money to them


Synonymsreturn


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)give


Narrower (hyponym)feed back, resubmit

8. render (possession) to surrender someone or something to another


SamplesThe guard delivered the criminal to the police.
Render up the prisoners.
Render the town to the enemy.
Fork over the money.


Synonymsdeliver, fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, turn in


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)give, hand, pass, pass on, reach, turn over


Narrower (hyponym)bail, give away

9. render (creation) show in, or as in, a picture


SamplesThis scene depicts country life.
The face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting.


Synonymsdepict, picture, show


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)interpret, represent


Narrower (hyponym)illustrate, map


Domain categoryart, artistic creation, artistic production

10. render (contact) coat with plastic or cement


SamplesRender the brick walls in the den.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)coat, surface


Domain categorymasonry

11. render (communication) bestow


SamplesGive homage.
Render thanks.


Synonymsgive


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something to somebody


Broader (hypernym)communicate, intercommunicate


Narrower (hyponym)dedicate


Verb groupgive

12. render (communication) restate (words) from one language into another language


SamplesI have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S..
Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?.
She rendered the French poem into English.
He translates for the U.N..


Synonymsinterpret, translate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)ingeminate, iterate, reiterate, repeat, restate, retell


Narrower (hyponym)gloss, Latinize, mistranslate, retranslate


Verb grouptranslate

13. render (change) melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities


SamplesTry the yak butter.
Render fat in a casserole.


Synonymstry


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)melt, melt down, run


Domain categorycookery, cooking, preparation









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