What does feedback mean?

Definitions for feedback
ˈfidˌbækfeed·back

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. feedbacknoun

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

  2. feedbacknoun

    response to an inquiry or experiment

Wiktionary

  1. feedbacknoun

    Critical assessment on information produced

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

  2. feedbacknoun

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

  3. feedbacknoun

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

  4. feedbackverb

    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. feedbackverb

    To provide informational feedback to.

    His employees feedbacked him a lot more than he wanted.

  6. feedbackverb

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. feedback

    A response, communication, process or mechanism to respond or communicate created within a business, company, enterprise, organization or form of unity government system.

    Constructive feedback is always useful and gratefully received when it's genuine.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 25, 2020  

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  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

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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. Mark Donovan:

    Kansas City Chiefs have a really good American Indian working group that provides Kansas City Chiefs real guidance and feedback and perspective on this issue.

  2. Mo Jia:

    It's possible Apple wants to test the market's feedback if it brings down the channel prices. Or, Apple might be under pressure to clean out its stock of iPhones.

  3. Katie Jacobs:

    One problem in recruitment is that if thousands of people apply, there is often no feedback, but some data assessments can generate an automatic report on your strengths and weaknesses.

  4. Bob Bowlsby:

    The first piece of feedback I got was there was great surprise we went as large as 12.

  5. Miguel Nicolelis:

    Interesting enough, at that point, they started reporting that they had a very different experience— [they were] feeling the tactile feedback, even in virtual reality, telling them, ‘I know I’m upright and standing, but it feels like my legs are moving,’.

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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
  • rispostaItalian
  • 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
  • feedbackUkrainian
  • رائےUrdu
  • באַמערקונגעןYiddish

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