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Multiple Meanings
interpret — as in:  interpret Spanish to English

Can she interpret Spanish to English for us?
to translate words into spoken words of another language

(This word is used in place of translate when the translation is done real-time, or on-the-fly, or immediately as needed.)
interpret — as in:  her interpretation of the data

I don’t know how to interpret her smile.
to understand or explain something in a particular way — often the meaning or significance of something
interpret — as in:  her musical interpretation

Rather than record the songs herself, she likes to write them and let other musicians interpret them.
express personal artistic ideas or feelings while performing (or performing to) someone else’s work
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