HyperDic: signaling

English > 1 sense of the word signaling:
NOUNcommunicationsignaling, signal, signany nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message
signaling > pronunciation
Soundssih'gnahlihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > signaling: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningAny nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message.
Synonymssignal, sign
Narroweralarm, alert, warning signal, alarumAn automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
all clearA signal (usually a siren) that danger is over
animal communicationcommunication between animals (of the same species)
bugle callA signal broadcast by the sound of a bugle
curfewA signal (usually a bell) announcing the start of curfew restrictions
distress signal, distress callAn internationally recognized signal sent out by a ship or plane indicating that help is needed
dog-earA corner of a page turned down to mark your place
drumbeat(military) the beating of a drum as a signal for lowering the flag at sundown
electronic signalA signal generated by electronic means
high signA silent signal of warning or recognition
indicatorA signal for attracting attention
input signal, inputSignal going into an electronic system
output signal, outputSignal that comes out of an electronic system
phone number, telephone number, numberThe number is used in calling a particular telephone
radio beaconA characteristic signal emitted by a transmitter used for navigation
radio beam, beamA signal transmitted along a narrow path
recordingA signal that encodes something (e.g., picture / picture or sound) that has been recorded
retreat(military) a signal to begin a withdrawal from a dangerous position
starting signal, startA signal to begin (as in a race)
storm signalA signal announcing the approach of a storm (particularly a storm of marked violence)
symbolAn arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
telegraphic signal, radiotelegraphic signalA signal transmitted by telegraphy
ticktackSystem of signalling by hand signs used by bookmakers at racetracks
time signalA signal (especially electronic or by radio) indicating the precisely correct time
visual signalA signal that involves visual communication
whistle, whistlingThe act of signalling (e.g., summoning) by whistling or blowing / blowing a whistle
BroadercommunicationSomething that is communicated by or to or between people or groups
Spanishseñalización, señal, signo
Catalansenyalització, senyal, signe
Verbssignalcommunicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs

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