identifying

189 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[a͡ɪdˈɛntɪfˌa͡ɪɪŋ], [a‍ɪdˈɛntɪfˌa‍ɪɪŋ], [aɪ_d_ˈɛ_n_t_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ_ɪ_ŋ]
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Synonyms for Identifying:

discovering (verb)

detecting, determining, digging up, disclosing, discovering, disinterring, educing, eliciting, exposing, fathoming, finding, realizing, recognizing, revealing, solving, unearthing, unmasking, unraveling.

naming (verb)

calling, christening, designating, labeling, naming, tagging, terming, titling.

Other synonyms and related words:

Basing, ID, accepting, accounting, acknowledge, acknowledging, acknowledgment, admit, adverting, aiming, analyzing, appellation, appointing, appreciation, approval, ascertain, ascertaining, associate, associating, attaining, authority, authorization, avowal, behold, bind, characteristic, characterizing, citing, classic, classifying, cogitate, cognizance, coinciding, committing, compute, confirming, connect, connotative, consider, constituting, contemplate, credit, decide, declaring, deem, define, delineating, demonstrative, denominating, denomination, denotative, denote, depicting, describing, description, descriptive, designation, determine, diagnosing, diagnosis, diagnostic, differentiating, directing, discern, discerning, discover, discriminating, distinct, distinctive, distinguish, distinguishing, divulging, entitling, enumerating, estimating, evidential, expressive, figural, figurative, grading, guess, hold, identification, identify, identity, ideographic, idiosyncratic, implicative, indicating, indicative, individual, investing, keying, labelling, license, lining, linking, localising, localizing, locating, marking, matching, meaningful, mentioning, metaphorical, name, noticing, outlining, particularization, particularizing, peculiar, perceiving, perception, permission, pinpointing, placing, posing, positioning, posting, proper, ranging, ranking, rating, reception, reckon, recognise, recognising, recognition, recognize, recollection, refer, referring, regard, relate, reporting, representative, resolve, salute, sanction, selecting, semantic, sensing, signalizing, significant, siting, specification, specifying, spotting, stationing, style, styling, suggestive, symbolic, symbolical, symptomatic, tag, targeting, term, think, title, typical, unity, verifying.

Quotes for Identifying:

  1. We have a way of dealing with information that has sort of personal- personally identifying information in it. But there are legitimate secrets- you know, your records with your doctor; that's a legitimate secret. But we deal with whistleblowers that are coming forward that are really sort of well motivated. Julian Assange.
  2. The ability of discerning high quality unavoidably implies the ability of identifying shortcomings. Edsger Dijkstra.
  3. If a movie is really working, you forget for two hours your Social Security number and where your car is parked. You are having a vicarious experience. You are identifying in one way or another, with the people on the screen. Roger Ebert.