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used in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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to understand or explain something in a particular way — often the meaning or significance of something
  • [regarding Jim's dream]  So Jim went to work and told me the whole thing right through, just as it happened, only he painted it up considerable.  Then he said he must start in and "'terpret" it, because it was sent for a warning.
    "Oh, well, that's all interpreted well enough as far as it goes, Jim," I says; "but..."
    Chapter 15 (87% in)
interpreted = understood or explained
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