labeled Definition

  • 1to attach a label or tag to something for identification or information purposes
  • 2to describe or categorize someone or something in a particular way

Using labeled: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "labeled" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The boxes are labeled with the contents.

  • Example

    She was labeled as a troublemaker by her teachers.

  • Example

    The product is labeled with instructions for use.

labeled Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for labeled

Phrases with labeled

  • self-labeled

    describing oneself in a particular way, often in terms of identity or political affiliation


    He is a self-labeled socialist.

  • mis-labeled

    incorrectly labeled or identified


    The package was mis-labeled and sent to the wrong address.

  • white-labeled

    a product or service that is produced by one company but marketed and sold by another under their own brand name


    The software is white-labeled and sold under different brand names.


Summary: labeled in Brief

To 'label' [ˈleɪbəld] means to attach a tag or description to something for identification or categorization. It can also mean to describe or categorize someone or something in a particular way. Examples include labeling boxes with their contents, labeling someone as a troublemaker, and labeling a product with instructions. Phrases include 'self-labeled,' 'mis-labeled,' and 'white-labeled.'