What does feedback mean?

Definitions for feedback
ˈfidˌbækfeed·back

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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

How to pronounce feedback?

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How to say feedback in sign language?

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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

Examples of feedback in a Sentence

  1. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    Positive or negative its all feedback.

  2. Akhan Almagambetov:

    Without feedback, good ideas go unnoticed.

  3. Marius Nel:

    Feedback from the schools was very positive.

  4. Kathleen Smith:

    They've been responding to feedback -- that's encouraging.

  5. Heikki Tiittanen:

    Based on feedback, we no longer ship snowsuits to Australia.

Images & Illustrations of feedback

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Translations for feedback

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  • تقييم, تلقيم استرجاعيArabic
  • обратна връзкаBulgarian
  • zpětná vazbaCzech
  • tilbagemeldingerDanish
  • 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
  • ಪ್ರತಿಕ್ರಿಯೆKannada
  • feedbackLatin
  • maklum balas, suap balikMalay
  • terugkoppelingDutch
  • tilbakemeldingNorwegian
  • sprzężenie zwrotnePolish
  • comentário, feedback, avaliação, microfonia, retroalimentaçãoPortuguese
  • reacție, efect retroactiv, conexiune inversăRomanian
  • обратная связь, отклик, фидбэк, отзыв, оценкаRussian
  • spätná väzbaSlovak
  • feedback, rundgång, återkopplingSwedish
  • பின்னூட்டம்Tamil
  • geri bildirimTurkish
  • зворотній зв'язокUkrainian
  • رائےUrdu
  • באַמערקונגעןYiddish

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