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Meaning of LABEL

Pronunciation:  'leybul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  trade name of a company that produces musical recordings; "the artists and repertoire department of a recording label is responsible for finding new talent"
  2. [n]  a brief description given for purposes of identification; "the label Modern is applied to many different kinds of architecture"
  3. [n]  an identifying or descriptive marker that is attached to an object
  4. [n]  a radioactive isotope that is used in a compound in order to trace the mechanism of a chemical reaction
  5. [v]  distinguish (an element or atom) by using a radioactive isotope or an isotope of unusual mass for tracing through chemical reactions
  6. [v]  distinguish (as a compound or molecule) by introducing a labeled atom
  7. [v]  pronounce judgment on; "They labeled him unfit to work here"
  8. [v]  assign a label to; designate with a label
  9. [v]  attach a tag or label to; "label these bottles"

LABEL is a 5 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: judge, mark, pronounce, recording label, tag
 See Also: acquit, address, adjudge, assoil, attach, badge, brand, brand, brand name, calibrate, call, clear, code, convict, declare, denominate, denounce, description, designate, differentiate, direct, discharge, disqualify, distinguish, exculpate, exonerate, find, gummed label, hold, intonate, intone, mark, mark, mark down, mark up, marker, marking, marque, name, nasalise, nasalize, paster, point, qualify, radioisotope, rule, secern, secernate, separate, severalise, severalize, sticker, stigmatise, stigmatize, tag, tell, tell apart, tout, trade name



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \La"bel\, n. [OF. label sort of ribbon or fringe, label in
    heraldry, F. lambeau shred, strip, rag; of uncertain origin;
    cf. L. labellum, dim. of labrum lip, edge, margin, G. lappen
    flap, patch, rag, tatter (cf. {Lap} of a dress), W. llab,
    llabed, label, flap, Gael. leab, leob, slice, shred, hanging
    1. A tassel. [Obs.] --Huloet. Fuller.
    2. A slip of silk, paper, parchment, etc., affixed to
       anything, usually by an inscription, the contents,
       ownership, destination, etc.; as, the label of a bottle or
       a package.
    3. A slip of ribbon, parchment, etc., attached to a document
       to hold the appended seal; also, the seal.
    4. A writing annexed by way of addition, as a codicil added
       to a will.
    5. (Her.) A barrulet, or, rarely, a bendlet, with pendants,
       or points, usually three, especially used as a mark of
       cadency to distinguish an eldest or only son while his
       father is still living.
    6. A brass rule with sights, formerly used, in connection
       with a circumferentor, to take altitudes. --Knight.
    7. (Gothic Arch.) The name now generally given to the
       projecting molding by the sides, and over the tops, of
       openings in medi[ae]val architecture. It always has a
       ?quare form, as in the illustration. --Arch. Pub. Soc.
    8. In medi[ae]val art, the representation of a band or scroll
       containing an inscription. --Fairholt.
  2. \La"bel\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Labeled}or {Labelled}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Labeling} or {Labelling}.]
    1. To affix a label to; to mark with a name, etc.; as, to
       label a bottle or a package.
    2. To affix in or on a label. [R.]
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are putting labels on items indicates that your need for organization and order. It may also indicate that you are too quick to label something and pigeon hole it. Seeing or reading labels in your dream means that you have unknowingly let an enemy see the inside of your private affairs, as a result of your carelessness and neglect.
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