What does signals mean?

Definitions for signals
sig·nals

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


Did you actually mean signalize or signalise?

Freebase

  1. Signals

    Signals is the ninth studio album by Canadian rock band Rush, released in 1982. It was the follow-up to the successful Moving Pictures. Stylistically, the album was a continuation of Rush's foray into the technology-oriented 1980s through increased use of electronic instrumentation such as keyboards, sequencers, and electric violin. Other noticeable changes were decreased average song length and lyrical compression. The album reached #10 on the Billboard album charts and was certified platinum by the RIAA in November 1982.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. signals

    Codes of signals have been used for centuries and changed frequently. Their use is too well known to need explanation. They are conveyed by flags, semaphores, balls, guns, lights, rockets, bells, horns, whistles, &c., and half a century since were carried on with incredible ability. It may be also observed that signal officers of those days became subsequently the élite of the navy; signal-officer being then a proud term of distinction.--Fog-signals, certain operations which emit sound.--Night-signals, either lanterns disposed in certain figures, flashes, or false fires, &c.

Editors Contribution

  1. signalsnoun

    Plural noun and verb form of the word signal.

    The telecommunications system sends signals constantly across the networks at different speeds according to the set speed of the technology.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 31, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'signals' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4740

How to pronounce signals?

How to say signals in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of signals in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of signals in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of signals in a Sentence

  1. Michael Carr:

    We haven't seen this volume of deal jumps in a long time, especially cross-border activity, until this quarter. This is significant because it signals an elevated level of energy and a willingness to take more risk.

  2. The IOC:

    When expressing their views, athletes are expected to respect the applicable laws, the Olympic values and their fellow athletes. It should be recognized that any behavior and/or expression that constitutes or signals discrimination, hatred, hostility or the potential for violence on any basis whatsoever is contrary to the Fundamental Principles of Olympism.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    We are seeing signals of a shift that should alarm us all, this administration's proposed cuts to international health, development and diplomacy would be a blow to women and children and a grave mistake for our country.

  4. Jeremy Hunt:

    My decision is an important diplomatic step which signals to Tehran that its behavior is totally wrong.

  5. Milan Vaishnav:

    The silence raises questions about being on top of your brief, that conversation has begun: Modi is a person who we thought was a decider; a CEO-like leader. But if we are now getting signals that he is not necessarily the effective administrator we thought he was, that is becoming a problem.

Images & Illustrations of signals

  1. signalssignalssignalssignalssignals

Popularity rank by frequency of use

signals#1#5156#10000

Translations for signals

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for signals »

Translation

Find a translation for the signals definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these signals definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "signals." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 22 Sep. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/signals>.

    Are we missing a good definition for signals? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    an engine that provided medieval artillery used during sieges; a heavy war engine for hurling large stones and other missiles
    • A. fervidness
    • B. arbalist
    • C. larceny
    • D. foumart

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for signals: