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Definition of Render

Render

  1. One who rends.
  2. To return; to pay back; to restore.
  3. To inflict, as a retribution; to requite.
  4. To give up; to yield; to surrender.
  5. Hence, to furnish; to contribute.
  6. To furnish; to state; to deliver; as, to render an account; to render judgment.
  7. To cause to be, or to become; as, to render a person more safe or more unsafe; to render a fortress secure.
  8. To translate from one language into another; as, to render Latin into English.
  9. To interpret; to set forth, represent, or exhibit; as, an actor renders his part poorly; a singer renders a passage of music with great effect; a painter renders a scene in a felicitous manner.
  10. To try out or extract (oil, lard, tallow, etc.) from fatty animal substances; as, to render tallow.
  11. To plaster, as a wall of masonry, without the use of lath.
  12. To give an account; to make explanation or confession.
  13. To pass; to run; -- said of the passage of a rope through a block, eyelet, etc.; as, a rope renders well, that is, passes freely; also, to yield or give way.
  14. A surrender.
  15. A return; a payment of rent.
  16. An account given; a statement.

Render Quotations

Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Etiquette does not render you defenseless. If it did, even I wouldn't subscribe to it. But rudeness in retaliation for rudeness just doubles the amount of rudeness in the world.
Judith Martin

Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be.
Og Mandino

Be discreet in all things, and so render it unnecessary to be mysterious.
Arthur Wellesley

Our own self-realization is the greatest service we can render the world.
Ramana Maharshi
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Render Translations

render in Dutch is reproduceren, weergeven
render in German is wiedergebens, leisten, wiedergeben
render in Portuguese is renda
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