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Name is on something


One has been singled out as being responsible or to blame for something

[1925+; used with reference to a bullet, shell, etc, with the implication that one is doomed to be killed by it]


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  • Nameless

    [neym-lis] /ˈneɪm lɪs/ adjective 1. having no . 2. left unnamed: a certain person who shall be nameless. 3. anonymous: a nameless source of information. 4. incapable of being specified or described: a nameless charm. 5. too shocking or vile to be specified: a nameless crime. 6. having no legitimate paternal , as a child […]

  • Namely

    [neym-lee] /ˈneɪm li/ adverb 1. that is to say; explicitly; specifically; to wit: an item of legislation, namely, the housing bill. /ˈneɪmlɪ/ adverb 1. that is to say: it was another colour, namely green adv. “particularly, especially” (i.e. “by name”), late 12c., from name (n.) + -ly (2).

  • Namen

    /ˈnaːmə/ noun 1. the Flemish name for Namur

  • Name part

    noun 1. another name for title role

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