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Definition 1: giving in acknowledgment of obligation - [noun denoting act]

(rendering is a kind of ...) the act of paying money

Definition 2: the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance - [noun denoting act]

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

  • her rendition of Milton's verse was extraordinarily moving

Synonyms for rendering in the sense of this definition

(rendering is a kind of ...) the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment

"we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal" "an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto"

(... is a kind of rendering ) a new or different interpretation

(... is a kind of rendering ) a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion)

"the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"

Definition 3: perspective drawing of an architect's design - [noun denoting artifact]

(rendering is a kind of ...) a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines

"drawings of abstract forms" "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"

Definition 4: a coat of stucco applied to a masonry wall - [noun denoting artifact]

(rendering is a kind of ...) a thin layer covering something

"a second coat of paint"

Definition 5: an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious - [noun denoting cognition]

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

  • the edict was subject to many interpretations
  • he annoyed us with his interpreting of parables
  • often imitations are extended to provide a more accurate rendition of the child's intended meaning

Synonyms for rendering in the sense of this definition

(rendering is a kind of ...) thought that makes something comprehensible

(... is a kind of rendering ) an interpretation of the U.S. constitution holding that the spirit of the times and the needs of the nation can legitimately influence judicial decisions (particularly decisions of the Supreme Court)

Definition 6: a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc. - [noun denoting communication]

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

  • they heard a live rendition of three pieces by Schubert

Synonyms for rendering in the sense of this definition

(rendering is a kind of ...) a dramatic or musical entertainment

"they listened to ten different performances" "the play ran for 100 performances" "the frequent performances of the symphony testify to its popularity"

Definition 7: a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for rendering in the sense of this definition

(rendering is a kind of ...) a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events

(... is a kind of rendering ) an incorrect translation

(... is a kind of rendering ) a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)

(... is a kind of rendering ) translation back into the original language

"the teacher translated Latin texts into English which he gave to his students for retroversion"

(... is a kind of rendering ) translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen

(... is a kind of rendering ) translation of the words of a foreign opera (or choral work) projected on a screen above the stage

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