traduce

  • 1 traduce — TRADÚCE, tradúc, vb. III. tranz. 1. A reda, a transpune un text, o frază, un cuvânt dintr o limbă în alta; a tălmăci. ♦ spec. A restabili un text telegrafic pe baza semnalelor recepţionate (recepţiona). 2. fig. A reprezenta, a exprima (cu… …

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  • 2 Traduce — Tra*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Traduced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Traducing}.] [L. traducere, traductum, to lead across, lead along, exhibit as a spectacle, disgrace, transfer, derive; trans across, over + ducere to lead: cf. F. traduire to transfer,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 traduce — index defame, denigrate, denounce (condemn), deprecate, depreciate, derogate, discommend, disoblige …

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  • 4 traduce — (v.) 1530s, to alter, change over, transport, from L. traducere change over, convert, originally lead along or across, transfer, from trans across (see TRANS (Cf. trans )) + ducere to lead (see DUKE (Cf. duke) (n.)). Sense of defame, slander… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 traduce — *malign, asperse, vilify, calumniate, defame, slander, libel Analogous words: *decry, detract, derogate, depreciate, disparage: revile, vituperate (see SCOLD vb) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 traduce — ► VERB ▪ speak badly of or tell lies about. ORIGIN Latin traducere lead in front of others, expose to ridicule …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 traduce — [trə do͞os′, trədyo͞os′] vt. traduced, traducing [L traducere, to lead along, exhibit as a spectacle, disgrace < tra(ns), across, over + ducere, to lead: see TRANS & DUCT] 1. to say untrue or malicious things about; defame; slander; vilify 2.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 traduce — UK [trəˈdjuːs] / US [trəˈdus] verb [transitive] Word forms traduce : present tense I/you/we/they traduce he/she/it traduces present participle traducing past tense traduced past participle traduced mainly literary to say things that will harm… …

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  • 9 traduce — transitive verb (traduced; traducing) Etymology: Latin traducere to lead across, transfer, degrade, from tra , trans trans + ducere to lead more at tow Date: 1573 1. to expose to shame or blame by means of falsehood and misrepresentation 2.… …

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  • 10 traduce — traducement, n. traducer, n. traducingly, adv. /treuh doohs , dyoohs /, v.t., traduced, traducing. to speak maliciously and falsely of; slander; defame: to traduce someone s character. [1525 35; < L traducere, var. of transducere to transfer,… …

    Universalium

  • 11 traduce — verb you dare to traduce my family? Syn: defame, slander, speak ill of, misrepresent, malign, vilify, denigrate, disparage, slur, impugn, smear, besmirch, run down, blacken the name of, cast aspersions on; informal badmouth, dis …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 12 traduce — /trəˈdjus / (say truh dyoohs) verb (t) (traduced, traducing) to speak evil or maliciously and falsely of; slander, calumniate, or malign: to traduce someone s character. {Latin trādūcere transport, disgrace} –traducer, noun …

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  • 13 traduce — verb /tɹəˈdjuːs,tɹəˈdus,tɹəˈdjus/ To malign a person or entity by making malicious and false or defamatory statements. This heavy headed revel east and west<br />Makes us traduced and taxd of other nations: Syn: hand down, bequeath, leave …

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  • 14 tradúce — vb., ind. prez. 1 sg. şi 3 pl. tradúc, perf. s. 1 sg. tradúsei, 1 pl. tradúserãm; part. tradús …

    Romanian orthography

  • 15 traduce — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. slander, calumniate, vilify, defame, asperse, malign, disparage. See detraction. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. defame, libel, vilify, betray; see slander . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. vilify, defame,… …

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  • 16 traduce — tra|duce [trəˈdju:s US ˈdu:s] v [T] [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: traducere to lead across, lead (prisoners) in a row so that they will be laughed at , from trans ( TRANS ) + ducere to lead ] formal to deliberately say things that are untrue …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 traduce — tra|duce [ trə dus ] verb transitive MAINLY LITERARY to say things that will harm someone s reputation …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 traduce — [[t]trədju͟ːs, AM du͟ːs[/t]] traduces, traducing, traduced VERB: usu passive If someone has been traduced, unpleasant and untrue things have deliberately been said about them. [FORMAL] [be V ed] We have been traduced in the press as xenophobic… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 traduce — tra·duce || trÉ™ duːs / dju v. defame, slander …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 20 traduce — [trə dju:s] verb speak badly of; tell lies about. Derivatives traducement noun traducer noun Origin C16: from L. traducere lead in front of others, expose to ridicule …

    English new terms dictionary


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