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1. television

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌvɪʒən'] broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects.

Synonyms

  • cable
  • high-definition television
  • audio
  • HDTV
  • cable television
  • picture
  • telecasting
  • TV
  • sound
  • video

Antonyms

  • devoice
  • silence
  • unreasonable
  • shallow

Etymology

  • télévision (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Television

  • abrasion
  • activision
  • adhesion
  • allusion
  • aspersion
  • aversion
  • cablevision
  • cartesian
  • caucasian
  • circumcision
  • cohesion
  • collision
  • collusion
  • computervision
  • conclusion
  • confusion
  • contusion
  • conversion
  • coopervision
  • corrosion

Example sentences of the word television


1. Noun, singular or mass
The levitation magic trick has been made popular on television in the last few years.

Quotes containing the word television


1. I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
- Groucho Marx

2. I really hate sitcoms on television with canned laughter and stuff. What really makes me laugh is the real-life stuff. I've got a dry sense of humor.
- Katie Price

3. What television gets to do, and there's a reason why 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' works as well as it does, is that it deals with the relationships. It deals with the very small, interpersonal ways that people both love and hate each other.
- Jeffrey Bell

2. television-camera_tube

noun. a tube that rapidly scans an optical image and converts it into electronic signals.

Synonyms

  • orthicon
  • thermionic tube
  • iconoscope
  • television pickup tube
  • image orthicon
  • thermionic vacuum tube
  • vacuum tube
  • thermionic valve
  • television camera
  • camera
  • electron tube
  • tube

Antonyms

  • anode
  • walk

3. television

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌvɪʒən'] a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points.

Synonyms

  • tv set
  • cable television
  • goggle box
  • telecommunication system
  • telecom equipment
  • monitor
  • color television system
  • telecom system
  • cable
  • colour TV
  • cable television service
  • telecommunication equipment
  • closed-circuit television
  • tv
  • cable system
  • colour television system
  • television transmitter
  • color TV
  • idiot box
  • television receiver
  • colour television
  • satellite TV
  • audio
  • video equipment
  • boob tube
  • television equipment
  • satellite television
  • telly
  • CRT
  • television system
  • cathode-ray tube
  • color television

Antonyms

  • lender
  • vowel
  • consonant
  • unsound

Etymology

  • télévision (French)

4. television

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌvɪʒən'] an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen.

Synonyms

  • tv set
  • receiving system
  • idiot box
  • kinescope
  • television tube
  • boob tube
  • goggle box
  • receiver
  • tv
  • picture tube
  • telly
  • television system
  • television receiver

Antonyms

  • unfit
  • injured
  • damaged
  • unwholesome

Etymology

  • télévision (French)
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