To designate, mention, or refer to by name
To assign, or regard or name as belonging (to a kind, class, date, etc.)
The definition of advert means to call attention to something.
To refer to or speak about briefly or incidentally; specify, as by name
To repeat or copy the words of (a person or a book or other source):
The definition of adduce is to show something as a means of proof.
To order, as by a summons, to appear in court
To communicate by speech or writing; express with words:
Under penalty. A writ issued by a court commanding a person to appear, with penalties that attach for failure to comply. The act of sending a subpoena to a witness or other person to secure his attendance and testimony at trial or other proceeding (such as deposition); generally, subpoenas are obtained and sent out by the lawyers, rather than directly by the court.
Specify is to clearly identify, or to make a fixed demand for a specific thing.
To tell to another:
To give praise to.
Notify is defined as to tell, or to make known.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To be or give a sign, token, or indication of; signify; betoken
To copy out or quote (a passage from a book, etc.); excerpt
To select or use material from (a longer work).
To give credit to or deserved commendation for
To call is to make a sound intended to attract a person's attention, or is when an animal makes a special sound to attract other animals, or to use the telephone to contact someone.
To give rise to (a feeling, for example); stir up:
1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.ii:
To mention by way of courtesy, implying remembrance and goodwill.
To indicate clearly; exemplify or prove:
To exemplify is defined as to be the perfect example of something or to give an example to illustrate a point.
To tell in detail; narrate or describe in sequence and at length
To tell in detail; give an account of; narrate; relate
To tell over; to relate in detail; to recite; to tell or narrate the particulars of; to rehearse; to enumerate; as, to recount one's blessings.
To give a number to; designate by number
To determine the number of; count
To request to be supplied with:
Present is defined as to formally introduce or honor someone.
(Law) To state; to allege.
The definition of distrust is to have doubt or suspicion.
To fail to do or carry out, as through carelessness or oversight:
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
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