Definition of Render in English :

Define Render in English

Render meaning in English

Meaning of Render in English

Pronunciation of Render in English

Render pronunciation in English

Pronounce Render in English


see synonyms of render


1. render

a substance similar to stucco but exclusively applied to masonry walls


2. render

cause to become

Example Sentences:
'The shot rendered her immobile'

3. furnish, provide, render, supply

give something useful or necessary to

Example Sentences:
'We provided the room with an electrical heater'

4. interpret, render

give an interpretation or rendition of

Example Sentences:
'The pianist rendered the Beethoven sonata beautifully'

5. generate, give, render, return, yield

give or supply

Example Sentences:
'The cow brings in 5 liters of milk'
'This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn'
'The estate renders some revenue for the family'

6. deliver, render, return

pass down

Example Sentences:
'render a verdict'
'deliver a judgment'

7. render, submit

make over as a return

Example Sentences:
'They had to render the estate'

8. render, return

give back

Example Sentences:
'render money'

9. deliver, fork out, fork over, fork up, hand over, render, turn in

to surrender someone or something to another

Example Sentences:
'the guard delivered the criminal to the police'
'render up the prisoners'
'render the town to the enemy'
'fork over the money'

10. depict, picture, render, show

show in, or as in, a picture

Example Sentences:
'This scene depicts country life'
'the face of the child is rendered with much tenderness in this painting'

11. render

coat with plastic or cement

Example Sentences:
'render the brick walls in the den'

12. give, render


Example Sentences:
'give homage'
'render thanks'

13. interpret, render, translate

restate (words) from one language into another language

Example Sentences:
'I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S.'
'Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?'
'She rendered the French poem into English'
'He translates for the U.N.'

14. render, try

melt (fat or lard) in order to separate out impurities

Example Sentences:
'try the yak butter'
'render fat in a casserole'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of render
verb (transitive)
to present or submit (accounts, etc) for payment, approval, or action
to give or provide (aid, charity, a service, etc)
to show (obedience), as due or expected
to give or exchange, as by way of return or requital
to render blow for blow
to cause to become
grief had rendered him simple-minded
to deliver (a verdict or opinion) formally
to portray or depict (something), as in painting, music, or acting
8. computing
to use colour and shading to make a digital image look three-dimensional and solid
to translate (something) into another language or form
10. (sometimes foll by up)
to yield or give
the tomb rendered up its secret
11. (often foll by back)
to return (something); give back
to cover the surface of (brickwork, stone, etc) with a coat of plaster
13. (often foll by down)
to extract (fat) from (meat) by melting
14. nautical
to reeve (a line)
to slacken (a rope, etc)
15. history
(of a feudal tenant) to make (payment) in money, goods, or services to one's overlord
a first thin coat of plaster applied to a surface
17. history
a payment in money, goods, or services made by a feudal tenant to his lord

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see synonyms of render
verb transitive
to give, hand over, deliver, present, or submit, as for approval, consideration, payment, etc.
to render an account of one's actions, render a bill
to give (up); surrender
to render up a city to the enemy
to give in return or requital
to render good for evil
to give (back); restore
to render back another's gift
to give or pay (something due or owed)
to render thanks, render obedience
to cause to be or become; make
to render someone helpless
to give or provide (aid)
to do (a service)
to represent; depict; specif., to make a drawing of in perspective
to perform or interpret by performance; recite (a poem), play (music), treat (a subject, as in painting), act out (a role)
to express in other words; esp., to translate
often with into
to obtain by melting
to render lard
to melt down (fat)
to pronounce or declare (a judgment, verdict, etc.), as in a court
13.  Masonry
to apply a coat of plaster directly to (brickwork, stonework, etc.)
a payment, usually in goods or services, as for rent in feudal times

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of render
tr.v. ren·dered, ren·der·ing, ren·ders
a. To submit or present, as for consideration, approval, or payment: render an opinion; render a bill.
b. To give or make available; provide: render assistance; render a service.
c. To give in return or by obligation: render thanks; rendered homage.
d. To deliver or pronounce formally: render a verdict.
e. To surrender or relinquish; yield: They rendered their lives defending their country.
f. To transfer (a suspect or prisoner) from one country to another by rendition.
2. To cause to become; make: The news rendered her speechless.
a. To represent in verbal form; depict: "Joyce has attempted ... to render ... what our participation in life is like" (Edmund Wilson).
b. To represent in a drawing or painting, especially in perspective.
4. Computers To convert (graphics) from a file into visual form, as on a video display.
5. Music
a. To perform an interpretation of (a musical piece, for example).
b. To arrange: rendered the composition for string quartet.
6. To express in another language or form; translate: rendered the Greek passage into English.
7. To reduce, convert, or melt down (fat) by heating.
8. To coat (brick, for example) with plaster or cement.
A payment in kind, services, or cash from a tenant to a feudal lord.

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