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interpreted

adjective

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interpreted

verb
past tense of interpret

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1 to make plain or understandable
  • a biblical passage that scholars haven't been able to interpret to everyone's satisfaction

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2 to present a portrayal or performance of
  • interpreted the role of Fletcher Christian in a challengingly new way

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The first known use of interpreted was in 1659

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“Interpreted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interpreted. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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