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identify

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of identify

  1. 1 to find out or establish the identity of <sufficient forensic evidence to allow investigators to identify the perpetrator> Synonyms distinguish, finger, ID, pinpoint, single (out) Related Words diagnose; determine, find; locate, pick out, place, recognize, spot; check, examine, inspect, investigate, notice, observe, scrutinize; betray, disclose, discover, reveal Phrases put one's finger on Near Antonyms camouflage, conceal, disguise, hide; counterfeit, feign, sham, simulate

  2. 2 to think of (something) in combination <for some reason, he always identified the color red with flowers> Synonyms connect, correlate, associate, link, relateRelated Words compare, equate, liken; group, join, lump (together), tie (together)Near Antonyms contrast, differentiate, discriminate, distinguish, separate, set off




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