Definition and Meanings for identify
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Part of Speech of identify
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of identify
Meaning of identify
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to make to be the same; to unite or combine in such a manner as to make one; to treat as being one or having the same purpose or effect; to consider as the same in any relation.
- to establish the identity of; to prove to be the same with something described, claimed, or asserted; as, to identify stolen property.
as intransitive verb
- to become the same; to coalesce in interest, purpose, use, effect, etc.
- to coalesce in interest, purpose, use, effect, etc.; to associate oneself in name, goals, or feelings; usually used with with; as, he identified with the grief she felt at her father's death.