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1. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] a telegram sent abroad.

Synonyms

  • telegram
  • overseas telegram
  • wire

Antonyms

  • unstaple
  • unbar
  • unzip
  • unchain

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Words that Rhyme with Cable

  • unstable
  • mislabel
  • relabel
  • disable
  • unable
  • stable
  • schaible
  • graybeal
  • grable
  • frable
  • enable
  • crable
  • zabel
  • waibel
  • table
  • sable
  • raible
  • mable
  • mabel
  • laible
  • label
  • knable
  • kable
  • hable
  • gable
  • fable
  • chaebol
  • abell
  • abel

How do you pronounce cable?

Pronounce cable as ˈkeɪbəl.

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Example sentences of the word cable


1. Noun, singular or mass
This may leave you stuck in gear, or even stuck in park depending on when the cable broke.

Quotes containing the word cable


1. The problem with our society is that our values aren’t in the right place. There’s an awful lot of bleeding and naked bodies on prime-time networks, but not nearly enough cable television on public programming.
- Bauvard, Some Inspiration for the Overenthusiastic

2. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire.

Synonyms

  • ground cable
  • rope

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve

3. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power.

Synonyms

  • cable television
  • coaxial cable
  • coax cable
  • fiber optic cable
  • fibre optic cable
  • conductor
  • transmission line
  • telephone system
  • line
  • electrical cable
  • power line
  • cable television service
  • cable system
  • phone system
  • printer cable
  • coax

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • unwire
  • untie
  • unlock

4. cable

verb. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] send cables, wires, or telegrams.

Synonyms

  • wire
  • telecommunicate

Antonyms

  • break
  • weaken
  • unsound

5. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] a television system that transmits over cables.

Synonyms

  • transmission line
  • line
  • cable television service
  • cable system
  • television system
  • television

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • empty

6. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] a nautical unit of depth.

Synonyms

  • cable's length
  • linear unit
  • cable length

Antonyms

  • uncork
  • vulnerable
  • insecure
  • dangerous

7. cable

noun. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver.

Synonyms

  • telecasting
  • TV
  • television
  • video

Antonyms

  • unhook
  • unbelt
  • unbuckle
  • unbutton

8. cable

verb. ['ˈkeɪbəl'] fasten with a cable.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unfixed
  • worsen
  • winterize
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