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Definitions and Synonyms of earmark | Another word for earmark | What is earmark?

Definition 1: a distinctive characteristic or attribute - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for earmark in the sense of this definition

(earmark is a kind of ...) a distinguishing quality

(... is a kind of earmark ) a distinctive nature, character, or type

"a leader in the mold of her predecessors"

Definition 2: identification mark on the ear of a domestic animal - [noun denoting communication]

(earmark is a kind of ...) a distinguishing symbol

"the owner's mark was on all the sheep"

Definition 3: give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause - [verb of cognition]

Samples where earmark or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I will earmark this money for your research
  • She sets aside time for meditation every day

Synonyms for earmark in the sense of this definition

(earmark is a kind of ...) give out

"We were assigned new uniforms"

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