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translate

  
1    construe, convert, decipher, decode, interpret, paraphrase, render, transcribe, transliterate  
2    elucidate, explain, make clear, paraphrase, put in plain English, simplify, spell out, state in layman's language  
3    alter, change, convert, metamorphose, transfigure, transform, transmute, turn  
4    carry, convey, move, remove, send, transfer, transplant, transport, transpose  
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translate

  
  ( translates    3rd person present)   ( translating    present participle)   ( translated    past tense & past participle  )
1       verb   If something that someone has said or written is translatedfrom one language into another, it is said or written again in the second language.  
Only a small number of Kadare's books have been translated into English...      be V-ed into/from n  
Martin Luther translated the Bible into German...      V n into/from n  
The Celtic word `geis' is usually translated as `taboo'...      be V-ed as n  
The girls waited for Mr Esch to translate.      V  
...Mr Mani by Yehoshua, translated from Hebrew by Hillel Halkin.      V-ed, Also V n, V n as n  
  translation      n-uncount  
The papers have been sent to Saudi Arabia for translation.     
2       verb   If a name, a word, or an expression translatesas something in a different language, that is what it means in that language.  
His family's Cantonese nickname for him translates as Never Sits Still.      V as n  
3       verb   If one thing translates or is translatedinto another, the second happens or is done as a result of the first.  
Reforming Warsaw's stagnant economy requires harsh measures that would translate into job losses...      V into n  
Your decision must be translated into specific, concrete actions.      be V-ed into n  
4       verb   If you say that a remark, a gesture, or an action translatesas something, or that you translate it as something, you decide that this is what its significance is.  
`I love him' often translates as `He's better than nothing'...      V as n  
I translated this as a mad desire to lock up every single person with HIV.      V n as n  
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    translation  

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v.
to localize a website is to translate it in the local language of the ones who will read it.
n.
person or tool who creates or translates subtitles
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