Synonyms of interpretation


1. interpretation, reading, version, representation, mental representation, internal representation

usage: a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

2. rendition, rendering, interpretation, performance

usage: the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance; "her rendition of Milton's verse was extraordinarily moving"

3. interpretation, explanation, account

usage: an explanation that results from interpreting something; "the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence"

4. interpretation, interpreting, rendition, rendering, explanation

usage: an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious; "the edict was subject to many interpretations"; "he annoyed us with his interpreting of parables"; "often imitations are extended to provide a more accurate rendition of the child's intended meaning"

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