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Synonyms for cable
ˈkeɪ bəlca·ble

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Wiktionary

  1. cablenoun

    Synonyms:
    cord, wire rope, cablegram, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  2. cablenoun

    To provide with cable(s)

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cable length, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  3. cablenoun

    To fasten (as if) with cable(s)

    Synonyms:
    cable length, cablegram, cord, wire rope

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  4. cablenoun

    To wrap wires to form a cable

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cablegram, cord, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  5. cablenoun

    A heavy rope or chain of at least 10 inches thick, as used to moor or anchor a ship

    Synonyms:
    cord, cable length, cablegram, wire rope

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  6. cablenoun

    (communications) A system for receiving television or Internet service over coaxial or fibreoptic cables

    I tried to watch the movie last night but my cable was out.

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cord, cablegram, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  7. cablenoun

    Short for cable television, broadcast over the above network, not by antenna

    Synonyms:
    cable length, cord, wire rope, cablegram

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  8. cablenoun

    A telegram, notably when send by (submarine) telegraph cable

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cablegram, cord, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  9. cablenoun

    A unit of length equal to one tenth of a nautical mile

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cable length, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  10. cablenoun

    The currency pair British Pound against United States Dollar

    Synonyms:
    cord, cablegram, wire rope, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cable, cablegram, overseas telegramnoun

    a telegram sent abroad

    Synonyms:
    line, cable television, overseas telegram, cable's length, cable length, cablegram, cable television service, cable system, transmission line

  2. cable, line, transmission linenoun

    a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power

    Synonyms:
    cable system, course, billet, short letter, assembly line, crease, overseas telegram, argumentation, railway line, argument, pedigree, product line, cable television, parentage, melodic line, rail line, business line, contrast, communication channel, job, phone line, line of products, occupation, credit line, blood line, cablegram, line of reasoning, pipeline, descent, cable length, melodic phrase, stemma, channel, bank line, agate line, line of work, dividing line, stock, business, line of credit, furrow, lineage, wrinkle, line of merchandise, personal line of credit, note, origin, personal credit line, tune, line, line of descent, cable television service, melody, cable's length, telephone circuit, line of business, air, bloodline, transmission line, strain, telephone line, seam, crinkle, production line, subscriber line, ancestry, blood, logical argument, demarcation

  3. cablenoun

    a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire

    Synonyms:
    line, cable television, overseas telegram, cable's length, cable length, cablegram, cable television service, cable system, transmission line

  4. cable, cable length, cable's lengthnoun

    a nautical unit of depth

    Synonyms:
    line, cable television, overseas telegram, cable's length, cable length, cablegram, cable television service, cable system, transmission line

  5. cable television, cablenoun

    television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver

    Synonyms:
    line, cable television, overseas telegram, cable system, cable's length, cable length, cablegram, cable television service, transmission line

  6. cable, cable television, cable system, cable television serviceverb

    a television system that transmits over cables

    Synonyms:
    line, cable television, overseas telegram, cable's length, cable length, cablegram, cable television service, cable system, transmission line

  7. cable, telegraph, wireverb

    send cables, wires, or telegrams

    Synonyms:
    wire, telegraph, electrify

  8. cableverb

    fasten with a cable

    "cable trees"

    Synonyms:
    wire, telegraph

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cable

    Synonyms:
    See Coaxial cable

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How to use cable in a sentence?

  1. Daily Caller:

    George Conway appeared on MSNBC at least two times, Steve Schmidt appeared on MSNBC at least eight times, and Rick Wilson appeared on MSNBC at least seven times, the Lincoln Project was able to avoid commenting on the Weaver allegations partly due to the fact that its co-founders were not asked about them during their many cable news appearances.

  2. Jeffrey McCall:

    Sure, it's New Year's Eve and some lighthearted revelry is in order, but the Cohen outburst just didn't belong on the once-proud cable channel.And once Cohen's rant took off, nobody in the production center apparently had enough sense to cut his microphone or switch to another shot, when you let the hosts get out of control, the channel should expect some out of control content.

  3. Bari Weiss:

    But I'm sorry, if you're watching cable news all day, right ? Getty Images's what you're gon na think, there is misinformation and not just on podcasts and the internet. It's also on cable news. I think the biggest thing to me about the Democrats is … the Democrats is supposed to be the party of the little guy … You know what the Democrats are now comfortable with, or seemingly comfortable with ? A two-tiered system in which the haves get to go into a restaurant, laugh with their friends for hours and the people serving them are masked and wearing gloves. Where they get to walk, as AOC did, at the Met Gala while in the background the staff looked like they were in' The Handmaid's Tale.' I mean, this is, this is a look that is unbelievably detrimental to them.

  4. Daniel Sepulveda:

    There are multiple proposals before the Cuban government to have an undersea cable connected from Miami to Havana.

  5. Patrick Dempsey:

    We have a polish and another rewrite to go and we’ll see where we’re at. But we are getting a lot of interest. I do feel that we have a show, we will probably do eight to 10 episodes and this is being produced with Sundance Channel. There’s been interest with other cable companies that have come in and helped co-finance.


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