Definitions for indicateˈɪn dɪˌkeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bespeak, betoken, indicate, point, signal(verb)

    be a signal for or a symptom of

    "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"

  2. indicate, point, designate, show(verb)

    indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively

    "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"

  3. indicate(verb)

    to state or express briefly

    "indicated his wishes in a letter"

  4. argue, indicate(verb)

    give evidence of

    "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"

  5. indicate, suggest(verb)

    suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine

    "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases"

Wiktionary

  1. indicate(Verb)

    To point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known.

  2. indicate(Verb)

    To show or manifest by symptoms; to point to as the proper remedies

    Great prostration of strength indicates the use of stimulants.

  3. indicate(Verb)

    To signal in a vehicle the desire to turn right or left

  4. indicate(Verb)

    To investigate the condition or power of, as of steam engine, by means of an indicator.

  5. Origin: From indicatus, past participle of indicare, from in + dicare; see diction. Compare index.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indicate(verb)

    to point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known

  2. Indicate(verb)

    to show or manifest by symptoms; to point to as the proper remedies; as, great prostration of strength indicates the use of stimulants

  3. Indicate(verb)

    to investigate the condition or power of, as of steam engine, by means of an indicator

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indicate' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2483

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indicate' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3272

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indicate' in Verbs Frequency: #179

Anagrams of indicate »

  1. actinide

  2. dianetic


Translations for indicate

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • دل, رمز, ذَكَرَArabic
  • andeuten, anzeigen, blinken, anweisenGerman
  • δείχνωGreek
  • indiki, montriEsperanto
  • señalizar, indicarSpanish
  • näyttää, ilmaista, olla merkkinä, indikoida, osoittaa, viitata, vilkuttaaFinnish
  • indiquerFrench
  • 表示, 指摘, 指す, 示すJapanese
  • whakaatuMāori
  • aangeven, wijzen op, aanduiden, aanwijzenDutch
  • indicarPortuguese
  • указывать, указатьRussian
  • తెలియచేయు, తెలుపుTelugu
  • işâret etmek, göstermek, belirtmekTurkish

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