What does Feedback mean?

Definitions for Feedbackˈfidˌbæk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Feedback.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. feedback(noun)

    the process in which part of the output of a system is returned to its input in order to regulate its further output

  2. feedback(noun)

    response to an inquiry or experiment

Wiktionary

  1. feedback(Noun)

    Critical assessment on information produced

    After you hand in your essays, I will give both grades and feedback.

  2. feedback(Noun)

    The signal that is looped back to control a system within itself.

  3. feedback(Noun)

    The high-pitched howling noise heard when there's a loop between a microphone and a speaker.

  4. feedback(Verb)

    To generate the high-frequency sound by allowing a speaker to cause vibration of the sound generator of a musical instrument connected by an amplifier to the speaker.

    The show ended with a riot of feedbacking guitars.

  5. feedback(Verb)

    To provide informational feedback to.

    His employees feedbacked him a lot more than he wanted.

  6. feedback(Verb)

    To convey by means of specialized communications channel.

    Customers feedbacked their complaints and some praise.

Freebase

  1. Feedback

    Feedback is a process in which information about the past or the present influences the same phenomenon in the present or future. As part of a chain of cause-and-effect that forms a circuit or loop, the event is said to "feed back" into itself. Feedback is also a synonym for: ⁕Feedback signal - the measurement of the actual level of the parameter of interest. ⁕Feedback mechanism - the action or means used to subsequently modify the gap. ⁕Feedback loop - the complete causal path that leads from the initial detection of the gap to the subsequent modification of the gap.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Feedback

    A mechanism of communication within a system in that the input signal generates an output response which returns to influence the continued activity or productivity of that system.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Feedback' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3633

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Feedback' in Nouns Frequency: #2546

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Feedback in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Feedback in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Akhan Almagambetov:

    Without feedback, good ideas go unnoticed.

  2. Siddharth Astir:

    If someone is afraid of rather than looking forward to your feedback, you have already lost their respect.

  3. Gordana Biernat:

    You become what you think. All limitations are self imposed. There is no failure, only feedback. Your imagination is infinite.

  4. Michael J. Gelb:

    Champions know that success is inevitable that there is no such thing as failure, only feedback. They know that the best way to forecast the future is to create it.

  5. Tesla CEO Elon Musk:

    We did get obviously a fair bit of feedback on the Powerwall. A lot of it was positive and some of it was not so positive. But we actually took some of the negative feedback to heart.

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Translations for Feedback

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • تقييم, تلقيم استرجاعيArabic
  • обратна връзкаBulgarian
  • zpětná vazbaCzech
  • Rückmeldung, RückkopplungGerman
  • ανάδραση, ανατροφοδότησηGreek
  • retroago, retroefikoEsperanto
  • retroacción, retroalimentación, realimentaciónSpanish
  • باز خوردPersian
  • palaute, kierto, takaisinkytkentäFinnish
  • effet Larsen, évaluation, rétroaction, réactionFrench
  • aiseolasIrish
  • प्रतिक्रियाHindi
  • gerjedés, visszacsatolás, visszajelzésHungarian
  • umpan balikIndonesian
  • フィードバック, 反応Japanese
  • უკუკავშირიGeorgian
  • feedbackLatin
  • maklum balas, suap balikMalay
  • tilbakemeldingNorwegian
  • sprzężenie zwrotnePolish
  • comentário, feedback, avaliação, microfonia, retroalimentaçãoPortuguese
  • reacție, efect retroactiv, conexiune inversăRomanian
  • обратная связь, отклик, фидбэк, отзыв, оценкаRussian
  • spätná väzbaSlovak
  • feedback, rundgång, återkopplingSwedish
  • رائےUrdu
  • באַמערקונגעןYiddish

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