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e·nu·mer·ate

 (ĭ-no͞o′mə-rāt′, -nyo͞o′-)
tr.v. e·nu·mer·at·ed, e·nu·mer·at·ing, e·nu·mer·ates
1. To count off or name one by one; list: A spokesperson enumerated the strikers' demands.
2. To determine the number of; count.

[Latin ēnumerāre, ēnumerāt-, to count out : ē-, ex-, ex- + numerus, number; see nem- in Indo-European roots.]

e·nu′mer·a′tion n.
e·nu′mer·a′tive (-mə-rā′tĭv, -mər-ə-) adj.
e·nu′mer·a′tor n.

enumerate

(ɪˈnjuːməˌreɪt)
vb
1. (tr) to mention separately or in order; name one by one; list
2. (tr) to determine the number of; count
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Canadian to compile or enter (a name or names) in a voting list for an area
[C17: from Latin ēnumerāre, from numerāre to count, reckon; see number]
eˈnumerable adj
eˌnumeraˈbility n
eˌnumerˈation n
eˈnumerative adj

e•nu•mer•ate

(ɪˈnu məˌreɪt, ɪˈnyu-)

v.t. -at•ed, -at•ing.
1. to name one by one: to enumerate the flaws in a plan.
2. to ascertain the number of.
3. Canadian. to enter (a person's name) in a list of eligible voters.
[1640–50; < Latin ēnumerātus=ē- e- + numer(us) number + -ātus -ate1]
e•nu′mer•a•ble, adj.
e•nu`mer•a′tion, n.
e•nu′mer•a`tive (-məˌreɪ tɪv, -mər ə-) adj.
e•nu′mer•a`tor, n.

enumerate


Past participle: enumerated
Gerund: enumerating

Imperative
enumerate
enumerate
Present
I enumerate
you enumerate
he/she/it enumerates
we enumerate
you enumerate
they enumerate
Preterite
I enumerated
you enumerated
he/she/it enumerated
we enumerated
you enumerated
they enumerated
Present Continuous
I am enumerating
you are enumerating
he/she/it is enumerating
we are enumerating
you are enumerating
they are enumerating
Present Perfect
I have enumerated
you have enumerated
he/she/it has enumerated
we have enumerated
you have enumerated
they have enumerated
Past Continuous
I was enumerating
you were enumerating
he/she/it was enumerating
we were enumerating
you were enumerating
they were enumerating
Past Perfect
I had enumerated
you had enumerated
he/she/it had enumerated
we had enumerated
you had enumerated
they had enumerated
Future
I will enumerate
you will enumerate
he/she/it will enumerate
we will enumerate
you will enumerate
they will enumerate
Future Perfect
I will have enumerated
you will have enumerated
he/she/it will have enumerated
we will have enumerated
you will have enumerated
they will have enumerated
Future Continuous
I will be enumerating
you will be enumerating
he/she/it will be enumerating
we will be enumerating
you will be enumerating
they will be enumerating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been enumerating
you have been enumerating
he/she/it has been enumerating
we have been enumerating
you have been enumerating
they have been enumerating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been enumerating
you will have been enumerating
he/she/it will have been enumerating
we will have been enumerating
you will have been enumerating
they will have been enumerating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been enumerating
you had been enumerating
he/she/it had been enumerating
we had been enumerating
you had been enumerating
they had been enumerating
Conditional
I would enumerate
you would enumerate
he/she/it would enumerate
we would enumerate
you would enumerate
they would enumerate
Past Conditional
I would have enumerated
you would have enumerated
he/she/it would have enumerated
we would have enumerated
you would have enumerated
they would have enumerated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.enumerate - specify individually; "She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered"; "The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug"
list, name - give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
identify, name - give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property; "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"; "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"
2.enumerate - determine the number or amount of; "Can you count the books on your shelf?"; "Count your change"
recount - count again; "We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"
ascertain, determine, find out, find - establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; "find the product of two numbers"; "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize"
miscount - count wrongly
census - conduct a census; "They censused the deer in the forest"
add together, summate, tot, tot up, tote up, total, add up, sum, sum up, tally, add - determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"

enumerate

verb
1. list, tell, name, detail, relate, mention, quote, cite, specify, spell out, recount, recite, itemize, recapitulate She enumerated all the reasons why she wanted to leave him.
2. count, calculate, sum up, total, reckon, compute, add up, tally, number They enumerated the casualties.

enumerate

verb
1. To name or specify one by one:
2. To note (items) one by one so as to get a total:
Translations
يُعَدِّدُ، يَسْرُدُ
listeopregne
telja upp
išskaičiavimasišskaičiuotiišvardijimasišvardyti
uzskaitīt

enumerate

[ɪˈnjuːməreɪt] VT (= list) → enumerar

enumerate

[ɪˈnjuːməreɪt] vténumérer

enumerate

vtaufzählen

enumerate

[ɪˈnjuːməreɪt] vtenumerare

enumerate

(iˈnjuːməreit) verb
to give a list of. He enumerated my faults – laziness, vanity etc.
eˌnumeˈration noun

enumerate

vt. enumerar, contar.
References in classic literature ?
Many other are the emoluments which arise from both these, but they are for the most part so obvious, that we shall not at present stay to enumerate them; especially since it occurs to us that the principal merit of both the prologue and the preface is that they be short.
Had they attempted to enumerate the particular powers or means not necessary or proper for carrying the general powers into execution, the task would have been no less chimerical; and would have been liable to this further objection, that every defect in the enumeration would have been equivalent to a positive grant of authority.
It would take a dozen pages to enumerate all the reproaches the historians address to him, based on their knowledge of what is good for humanity.
They do much better who enumerate the different virtues as Georgias did, than those who thus define them; and as Sophocles speaks of a woman, we think of all persons, that their 'virtues should be applicable to their characters, for says he,
And yet I fear there was more coldness than gentleness in the quiet tone of my reply:- 'I might offer many excuses that some would admit to be valid, but I will not attempt to enumerate them - '
Hitherto I had thought too much of myself, too little of him: now I forgot my own afflictions, and thought only of his; of the ardent affection so miserably wasted, the fond faith so cruelly betrayed, the - no, I will not attempt to enumerate his wrongs - but I hated his wife and my husband more intensely than ever, and not for my sake, but for his.
Put more precisely, the reason to enumerate specific congressional powers was to ensure that Congress would have enough power to govern, and the reason to enumerate specific congressional powers rather than simply saying, "Congress may legislate in general" was to avoid giving Congress more power than it needed.
Martin continued: "Being able to accurately enumerate so many types of colonies on different agars is a task very few automated colony counters can perform well and this study validates the ProtoCOL 3's versatility for this application.