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Meaning of SIGNALIZE

Pronunciation:  'sig`nlIz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  make conspicuous or noteworthy
  2. [v]  point out carefully and clearly
  3. [v]  communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs; "He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture"; "The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu"
  4. [v]  provide with traffic signals, as of an intersection
 

SIGNALIZE is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: call attention, distinguish, point out, sign, signal, signalise, signalise
 
 See Also: communicate, flag, furnish, heliograph, indicate, intercommunicate, mark, point, provide, render, semaphore, show, singularise, singularize, supply, whistle, wigwag

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sig"nal*ize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Signalized}; p.
pr. & vb. n. {Signalizing}.] [From {Signal}, a.]
1. To make signal or eminent; to render distinguished from
   what is common; to distinguish.

         It is this passion which drives men to all the ways
         we see in use of signalizing themselves. --Burke.

2. To communicate with by means of a signal; as, a ship
   signalizes its consort.

3. To indicate the existence, presence, or fact of, by a
   signal; as, to signalize the arrival of a steamer.

 

 

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