HyperDic: radio

English > 5 senses of the word radio:
NOUNcommunicationradio, radiocommunication, wirelessmedium for communication
artifactradio, radio receiver, receiving set, radio set, tuner, wirelessan electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
artifactradio, wirelessa communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves
VERBcommunicationradiotransmit messages via radio waves
ADJECTIVEpertradioindicating radiation or radioactivity
radio > pronunciation
Soundsrey'diyow.
Rhymesadagio ... video: 48 rhymes with iyow...
English > radio: 5 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningIndicating radiation or radioactivity.
Example"radiochemistry"
Usage ofcombining formA bound form used only in compounds
Spanishradiofónico
Catalanradiofònic
Nounsradiant energyenergy that is transmitted in the form of (electromagnetic) radiation
English > radio: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningMedium for communication.
Synonymsradiocommunication, wireless
Category ofraiseEstablish radio communications with
Broaderbroadcastingtaking part in a radio or tv program
Spanishradiocomunicaciones, radiocomunicación, radio, telégrafo sin cables
Catalanradiocomunicació, radio, ràdio
Verbsradiotransmit messages via radio waves
English > radio: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningAn electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals.
Synonymsradio receiver, receiving set, radio set, tuner, wireless
Part ofradio, wirelessA communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves
radio-phonograph, radio-gramophoneelectronic equipment consisting of a combination of a radio receiver and a record player
Partsamplifierelectronic equipment that increases strength of signals passing through it
detectorelectronic equipment that detects the presence of radio signals or radioactivity
detector, demodulatorrectifier that extracts modulation from a radio carrier wave
Narrowerclock radioA radio that includes a clock that can be set to turn it on automatically
crystal setAn early radio receiver using a crystal detector
heterodyne receiver, superheterodyne receiver, superhetA radio receiver that combines a locally generated frequency with the carrier frequency to produce a supersonic signal that is demodulated and amplified
push-button radioA radio receiver that can be tuned by pressing buttons
Broaderreceiver, receiving systemSet that receives radio or tv signals
Spanishaparato de radio, radio, radiorreceptor
Catalanaparell de ràdio, ràdio, radioreceptor
Verbsradiotransmit messages via radio waves
English > radio: 5 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves.
Synonymwireless
Partsradio receiver, receiving set, radio set, radio, tuner, wirelessAn electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
radio transmittertransmitter that is the part of a radio system that transmits signals
Narrowerradiotelegraph, radiotelegraphy, wireless telegraph, wireless telegraphyThe use of radio to send telegraphic messages (usually by Morse code)
Broadercommunication systemA system for communicating
Spanishradiofonía, radio, radioreceptor, radiorreceptor
Catalanradiofonia, ràdio, radioreceptor
Verbsradiotransmit messages via radio waves
English > radio: 5 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningtransmit messages via radio waves.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
ModelThey radio them the information; They radio the information to them
Example"he radioed for help"
Broadercommunicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings
Spanishllamar por radio, radiar
Catalanradiar
Nounsradioa communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves
radioan electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
radiomedium for communication

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