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Synonyms for cableˈkeɪ bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cable, cablegram, overseas telegram(noun)

    a telegram sent abroad

    Synonyms:
    cable, 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, cable, 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:
    cable, 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:
    cable, 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:
    cable, 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:
    cable, 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

    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


Translations for cable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • дебело въже, кабел, телеграма, окабелявам, швартово въже, кабелтBulgarian
  • cablejar, cable, lligarCatalan, Valencian
  • lano, kabel, kabelovka, telegramCzech
  • Leitung, Tau, Seil, Kabel, Telegramm, KetteGerman
  • παλαμάριGreek
  • kabloEsperanto
  • cable, [[televisión]] por [[cable]], cuerda, cablegrama, telegramaSpanish
  • کابلPersian
  • touvi, kaapelinmitta, kaapeli, kaapeliverkko, sähkeFinnish
  • câbleFrench
  • cáblaIrish
  • càball, teileagramScottish Gaelic
  • kábelHungarian
  • ճոպան, կաբելային, մալուխ, հեռագիրArmenian
  • cavo, cablareItalian
  • კაბელიGeorgian
  • kabelis, lynas, telegramaLithuanian
  • troseLatvian
  • taura hiko, waea, tauraMāori
  • јаже, ортома, кабел, гајтан, телеграмаMacedonian
  • утасMongolian
  • kabelNorwegian
  • kabel, tros, bekabelen, kabelnetwerk, telegram, kabelen, cableren, kabeltelegram, kabellengteDutch
  • kabelNorwegian Nynorsk
  • przewód, lina, telegram, kabel, depeszaPolish
  • cabo, fio, boça, linha, telegramaPortuguese
  • cablu, cablare, cablu optic, telegramă, telegrame, cabluri, conductor, televiziune prin cablu, frânghieRomanian
  • канат, кабель, телеграмма, трос, кабельтовRussian
  • kabel, lanoSlovak
  • telegram, kabelSlovene
  • elkabel, kabel, kabla, telegram, kabellängd, wire, tross, meddelandeSwedish
  • kableTagalog
  • kabloTurkish

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