Enumerate

  • 1 Enumerate — E*nu mer*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enumerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enumerating}.] [L. enumeratus, p. p. of enumerare to count out, enumerate; e out + numerare to count, fr. numerus number. See {Number}.] To count; to tell by numbers; to count over …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 enumerate — I verb be specific, catalog, count, designate, detail, differentiate, enroll, enumerare, index, inventory, itemize, keep count, list, make a list, mention, mention one by one, mention specifically, name expressly, name one by one, number,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 enumerate — (v.) 1610s, from or modeled on L. enumeratus, pp. of enumerare (see ENUMERATION (Cf. enumeration)). M.E. had annumerate (early 15c.). Related: Enumerated; enumerating …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 enumerate — *count, tell, number Analogous words: compute, *calculate, reckon: *add, sum, total, figure: rehearse, recount, recite (see RELATE) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 enumerate — [v] list, count add up, calculate, cite, compute, count noses*, detail, figure, identify, inventory, itemize, keep tabs*, mention, name, number, particularize, quote, recapitulate, recite, reckon, recount, rehearse, relate, run down, run off*,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 6 enumerate — ► VERB 1) mention one by one. 2) formal establish the number of. DERIVATIVES enumerable adjective enumeration noun enumerative adjective. ORIGIN Latin enumerare count out …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 enumerate — [ē no͞o′mər āt΄, ēnyo͞o′mər āt΄; ino͞o′mə rāt΄, inyo͞o′mə rāt΄] vt. enumerated, enumerating [< L enumeratus, pp. of enumerare < e , out + numerare, to count < numerus, NUMBER] 1. to determine the number of; count 2. to name one by one;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 enumerate — v. (B) to enumerate the facts to smb. * * * [ɪ njuːməreɪt] (B) to enumerate the facts to smb …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 9 enumerate — [[t]ɪnju͟ːməreɪt, AM nu͟ː [/t]] enumerates, enumerating, enumerated VERB When you enumerate a list of things, you name each one in turn. [V n] I enumerate the work that will have to be done. Syn: itemize …

    English dictionary

  • 10 enumerate — UK [ɪˈnjuːməreɪt] / US [ɪˈnuməˌreɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms enumerate : present tense I/you/we/they enumerate he/she/it enumerates present participle enumerating past tense enumerated past participle enumerated formal to name each one of a… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 enumerate — enumerative /i nooh meuh ray tiv, meuhr euh , i nyooh /, adj. enumerator, n. /i nooh meuh rayt , i nyooh /, v.t., enumerated, enumerating. 1. to mention separately as if in counting; name one by one; specify, as in a list: Let me enumerate the… …

    Universalium

  • 12 enumerate — e•nu•mer•ate [[t]ɪˈnu məˌreɪt, ɪˈnyu [/t]] v. t. at•ed, at•ing 1) to name one by one: to enumerate the flaws in a plan[/ex] 2) to ascertain the number of 3) can. to enter (a person s name) in a list of eligible voters • Etymology: 1640–50; < L …

    From formal English to slang

  • 13 enumerate — To count; to specify; to mention in detail; to enumerate property is to specify with precision its amount, quality or number. San Francisco v Pennie, 93 Cal 465, 29 P 66. To place articles among those designated as enumerated in the Tariff Act,… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 14 enumerate — transitive verb ( ated; ating) Etymology: Latin enumeratus, past participle of enumerare, from e + numerare to count, from numerus number Date: 1616 1. to ascertain the number of ; count 2. to specify one after another ; list • enumeration …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 15 enumerate — verb a) To specify each member of a sequence individually in incrementing order. b) To determine the amount of …

    Wiktionary

  • 16 enumerate — Synonyms and related words: block out, book, calendar, call off, call over, call the roll, catalog, census, count, detail, enroll, enter, file, foliate, identify, impanel, index, inventory, itemize, keep score, list, measure, mention, number,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 17 enumerate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. count, tell off, number; name over, mention, recount, rehearse, recapitulate, detail, specify. See numeration. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. list, mention, identify; see count , name 2 , specify . III… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 enumerate — e|nu|me|rate [ıˈnju:məreıt US ıˈnu: ] v [T] [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: enumeratus, past participle of enumerare, from numerare to count ] formal to name a list of things one by one …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 enumerate — e|nu|mer|ate [ ı numə,reıt ] verb transitive FORMAL to name each one of a series or list of things …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 enumerate — see NUMBER …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins