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Synonyms for cable
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cable, cablegram, overseas telegram(noun)

    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 line(noun)

    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. cable(noun)

    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 length(noun)

    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, cable(noun)

    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 service(verb)

    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, wire(verb)

    send cables, wires, or telegrams

    Synonyms:
    wire, telegraph, electrify

  8. cable(verb)

    fasten with a cable

    "cable trees"

    Synonyms:
    wire, telegraph

Wiktionary

  1. cable(noun)

    Synonyms:
    cord, wire rope, cablegram, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  2. cable(noun)

    To provide with cable(s)

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cable length, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  3. cable(noun)

    To fasten (as if) with cable(s)

    Synonyms:
    cable length, wire rope, cord, cablegram

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  4. cable(noun)

    To wrap wires to form a cable

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cablegram, cord, cable length

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  5. cable(noun)

    To send a telegram by cable

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cord, cable length, cablegram

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  6. cable(noun)

    To communicate by cable

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

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cable length, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  7. cable(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    cable length, cord, wire rope, cablegram

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  8. cable(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    cablegram, cord, cable length, wire rope

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  9. cable(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    wire rope, cable length, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

  10. cable(noun)

    The currency pair British Pound against United States Dollar

    Synonyms:
    cable length, wire rope, cablegram, cord

    Antonyms:
    hawser

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. cable

    Synonyms:
    See Coaxial cable

How to pronounce cable?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say cable in sign language?

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How to use cable in a sentence?

  1. Andrew Yang:

    If you turned on cable network news today, you would think [ Trumps ] our president because of some combination of Russia, racism, Facebook, Hillary Clinton and emails all mixed together, but Americans around the country know different. We blasted away 4 million manufacturing jobs that were primarily based in Ohio, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Missouri.

  2. Joe Rundle:

    It's definitely tin hats time. If Leave wins there will be carnage for cable.

  3. Barack Obama:

    If what you are doing requires no sacrifice at all, then you can do more, if you are one of these folks who is watching cable news at your cocktail parties with your friends and you are saying' civilization is collapsing' and you are nervous and worried, but that is not where you are putting all your time, energy and money, then either you don't actually think civilization is collapsing... or you are not pushing yourself hard enough and I would push harder.

  4. Bill Hare:

    If The Sun Cable initiative comes off, The Sun Cable initiative would be really The Sun Cable initiative.

  5. Robert Burton:

    No cord or cable can draw so forcibly, or bind so fast, as love can do with a single thread.

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