What does SYNC mean?

Definitions for SYNCsɪŋk; sɪŋkt; ˈsɪŋ kɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. synchronize, synchronise, sync(verb)

    make synchronous and adjust in time or manner

    "Let's synchronize our efforts"


  1. sync(Noun)


  2. sync(Noun)


  3. sync(Verb)

    To synchronize.

  4. sync(Verb)

    To flush all pending I/O operations to disk.

  5. Origin: Shortening of synchronization.


  1. Sync

    Sync or Syn as he is sometimes called is a notable street artist operating out of Melbourne, Australia. At the start of Sync's career he was heavily into doing sticker art. He started doing stencils in 1996 in Adelaide but only to help himself mass produce stickers. In Adelaide, Sync worked for some years as a bike courier, so he knew all the back-alleys and side streets. All he did for a period of some years in 1998 was to create stickers and take them out to the streets. In Melbourne, he is just as driven. Although he had been producing street art for a number of years, it wasn't until 2003 that Sync started making multi-layered stencils. Member of the Everfresh Studio., Sync and the rest of the Everfresh Studio painted a large mural on a wall in Fitzroy from February 2009 to September 2009. The mural is on the wall of the Nightcat bar, and brands the suburb with "Welcome to Sunny Fitzroy, Everfresh". Sync is featured in the The Everfresh Black Book published by Miegunyah Press, released August 2010. Sync and his work appear in RASH, Australians first feature documentary film on street art and graffiti. RASH explores the cultural value of street art and graffiti in Australia.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. sync

    (var.: synch) 1. To synchronize, to bring into synchronization. 2. [techspeak] To force all pending I/O to the disk; see flush, sense 2. 3. More generally, to force a number of competing processes or agents to a state that would be ‘safe’ if the system were to crash; thus, to checkpoint (in the database-theory sense).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of SYNC in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of SYNC in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Calvin Johnson:

    I felt great, to get us going, get us back in sync and make some big plays for the team, all the guys contributed today and we had a big day.

  2. Dan Morris:

    What's driving that, you got monetary policy out of sync globally. U.S. going one way, ECB going another, Swiss going another, Sweden going another.

  3. Don Butler:

    The biggest thing is that we are continuing to build on the legacy we've established with Sync, giving consumers interactivity with their devices, safely.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Always be Honest and Truthful, even though it might hurt or create conflicts. Be in sync with your personal values, and make choices based on what you believe, and not on what others like. Live the life with Honesty, Truth and Integrity.

  5. Dan Morris:

    We're going to see this continued high volatility in equities, in fixed income and in currencies, what's driving that, you got monetary policy out of sync globally. U.S. going one way, ECB going another, Swiss going another, Sweden going another.

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