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ren·der·ing

 (rĕn′dər-ĭng)
n.
1. A depiction or interpretation, as in painting or music.
2. A drawing in perspective of a proposed structure.
3. A translation: a rendering of Cicero's treatises into English.
4. A coat of plaster or cement applied to a masonry surface.

rendering

(ˈrɛndərɪŋ)
n
1. the act or an instance of performing a play, piece of music, etc
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a translation of a text from a foreign language
3. (Building) Also called: rendering coat or render a coat of plaster or cement mortar applied to a surface
4. (Architecture) a perspective drawing showing an architect's idea of a finished building, interior, etc

ren•der•ing

(ˈrɛn dər ɪŋ)

n.
1. an interpretation of a dramatic part or a musical composition.
2. a translation.
3. a representation of a building, interior, etc., executed in perspective.
[1400–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rendering - a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc.; "they heard a live rendition of three pieces by Schubert"
performance, public presentation - 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"
2.rendering - an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious; "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"
broad interpretation, judicial activism - 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)
explanation - thought that makes something comprehensible
3.rendering - the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance; "her rendition of Milton's verse was extraordinarily moving"
reinterpretation - a new or different interpretation
spin - a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
performance - 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"
4.rendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first languagerendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
mistranslation - an incorrect translation
crib, pony, trot - a literal translation used in studying a foreign language (often used illicitly)
retroversion - translation back into the original language; "the teacher translated Latin texts into English which he gave to his students for retroversion"
subtitle, caption - translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
supertitle, surtitle - translation of the words of a foreign opera (or choral work) projected on a screen above the stage
written account, written record - a written document preserving knowledge of facts or events
5.rendering - a coat of stucco applied to a masonry wall
coating, coat - a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
6.rendering - perspective drawing of an architect's design
drawing - 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"
7.rendering - giving in acknowledgment of obligation
defrayal, defrayment, payment - the act of paying money

rendering

noun recitation, performance, interpretation, recital, rendition, depiction a rendering of Verdi's Requiem

rendering

noun
1. One's artistic conception as shown by the way in which something such as a dramatic role or musical composition is rendered:
2. A restating of something in other, especially simpler, words:
Translations

rendering

[ˈrendərɪŋ] N (= translation) → traducción f; [of song, role] → interpretación f
her rendering of the sonatasu interpretación de la sonata
an elegant rendering of Machadouna elegante versión de Machado

rendering

[ˈrɛndərɪŋ] n
(= performance) [play, poem, piece of music] → interprétation f
(CONSTRUCTION)enduit m

rendering

n
Wiedergabe f; (in writing) → Übertragung f; (of piece of music, poem)Vortrag m
(esp Brit, Build) → Putz m

rendering

[ˈrɛndrɪŋ] n (translation) → traduzione f; (of song, role) → interpretazione f
References in classic literature ?
The great novelist vibrated between two decanters with the regularity of a pendulum; the famous divine flirted openly with one of the Madame de Staels of the age, who looked daggers at another Corinne, who was amiably satirizing her, after outmaneuvering her in efforts to absorb the profound philosopher, who imbibed tea Johnsonianly and appeared to slumber, the loquacity of the lady rendering speech impossible.
The whites have assisted greatly in rendering the traditions of the Aborigines more obscure by their own manner of corrupting names.
It betokened the cheeriness of an active temperament, finding joy in its activity, and, therefore, rendering it beautiful; it was a New England trait,--the stern old stuff of Puritanism with a gold thread in the web.
That all this might not be too onerous on the purses of his rustic patrons, who are apt to considered the costs of schooling a grievous burden, and schoolmasters as mere drones he had various ways of rendering himself both useful and agreeable.
But Douglas, without heeding me, had begun to read with a fine clearness that was like a rendering to the ear of the beauty of his author's hand.
The sailors, mostly poor devils, cringed, and some of them fawned before him; in obedience to his instructions, sometimes rendering him personal homage, as to a god.
Proprietors of slaughterhouses, canning, salting, packing, or rendering establishments engaged in the slaughtering of cattle, sheep.
The dealers in the human article make scrupulous and systematic efforts to promote noisy mirth among them, as a means of drowning reflection, and rendering them insensible to their condition.
In short, she sat, during the first visit, looking at Jane Fairfax with twofold complacency; the sense of pleasure and the sense of rendering justice, and was determining that she would dislike her no longer.
Elinor's marriage divided her as little from her family as could well be contrived, without rendering the cottage at Barton entirely useless, for her mother and sisters spent much more than half their time with her.
When it came to my turn, I drank, for I was thirsty, but did not touch the food, excitement and fatigue rendering me incapable of eating: I now saw, however, that it was a thin oaten cake shared into fragments.
I picked up her hat, and approached to reinstate it; but perceiving that the people of the house took her part, she commenced capering round the room; and on my giving chase, ran like a mouse over and under and behind the furniture, rendering it ridiculous for me to pursue.