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Signal meaning

signal - 9 dictionary results

  1. 1. A sign made for the purpose of giving notice to a person of some occurence, command, or danger; also, a sign, event, or watchword, which has been agreed upon as the occasion of concerted action.
  2. 2. A token; an indication; a foreshadowing; a sign.
  3. 3. Noticeable; distinguished from what is ordinary; eminent; remarkable; memorable; as, a signal exploit; a signal service; a signal act of benevolence.
  4. 4. Of or pertaining to signals, or the use of signals in conveying information; as, a signal flag or officer.
  5. 5. To communicate by signals; as, to signal orders.
  6. 6. To notify by a signals; to make a signal or signals to; as, to signal a fleet to anchor.
  7. 7. A sign to give notice; notice given.
  8. 8. remarkable; notable.
  9. 9. To make signals to; indicate by signals.

signal - examples of usage

  1. It was the signal for the little force which remained to leave. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. If there was any signal given I did not hear it. - "Ways of Wood Folk", William J. Long.
  3. There was a pause in the dance; then Powhatan gave a signal. - "The Princess Pocahontas", Virginia Watson.
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