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trans·late

translate

 
 
pronunciation:
traenz leIt [or] traenz leIt
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part of speech: verb
inflections: translates, translating, translated
definition: to change into the words of another language.
My mother translated the Korean story into English for me.
similar words:
convert
derivations: translatable (adj.), translatability (n.), translator (translater) (n.)
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  • translator:
    a person whose job is to translate words from one language to another language.
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The word translate contains the following parts:
tra-, trans- Latin prefix that means across, over, to the other side
fer, lat2, -late Latin root that means carry, bring
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