Definition of "interpretations" []

  • The act or process of interpreting or explaining; elucidation (noun)
  • The result of interpreting; an explanation (noun)
  • A particular view of an artistic work, esp as expressed by stylistic individuality in its performance (noun)
  • Explanation, as of the environment, a historical site, etc, provided by the use of original objects, personal experience, visual display material, etc (noun)
  • An allocation of significance to the terms of a purely formal system, by specifying ranges for the variables, denotations for the individual constants, etc; a function from the formal language to such elements of a possible world (noun)
  • Plural form of interpretation. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "interpretations" in a sentence
  • "Ahmadinejad also rejected what he termed interpretations in the West that the Iranian government has become weak following June's disputed presidential election which was overshadowed by fraud charges and caused a massive protests in the country."
  • "You could bury us in interpretations of scriptures that have been finally tuned since the days of the First Nicene Council."
  • "However, an alternative interpretations is that property holdings and consumption are better measures of permanent income."