Meaning of parse
Pronunciation: (pärs, pärz), [key]
— v., parsed, pars•ing.
- to analyze (a sentence) in terms of grammatical constituents, identifying the parts of speech, syntactic relations, etc.
- to describe (a word in a sentence) grammatically, identifying the part of speech, inflectional form, syntactic function, etc.
- to analyze (a string of characters) in order to associate groups of characters with the syntactic units of the underlying grammar.
- to admit of being parsed.
- parse (Thesaurus)