Definitions of identification

  1. the condition of having your identity established; "the thief's identification was followed quickly by his arrest" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. attribution to yourself (consciously or unconsciously) of the characteristics of another person (or group of persons) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the process of recognizing something or someone by remembering; "a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces". Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. The act of making or proving to be the same. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. The act of proving to be the same. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for identification

  1. Amber felt himself under the particular regard of a dozen pair of eyes, felt that his measure was taken and his identification complete. – The Bronze Bell by Louis Joseph Vance
  2. This intense co operation and struggle towards an outer goal, when unneutralized, produces that wondrous identification which is the type of complete friendship. – The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger