Synonyms for cable

Synonyms for (noun) cable

Synonyms: cable

Definition: a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire

Similar words: rope

Definition: a strong line


Synonyms: cable, cable system, cable television, cable television service

Definition: a television system that transmits over cables

Similar words: television, television system

Definition: a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points


Synonyms: cable, transmission line, line

Definition: a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power

Similar words: conductor

Definition: a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.


Synonyms: cable, cablegram, overseas telegram

Definition: a telegram sent abroad

Similar words: telegram, wire

Definition: a message transmitted by telegraph


Synonyms: cable, cable television

Definition: television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver

Similar words: video, telecasting, television, TV

Definition: broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects

Usage: she is a star of screen and video; Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done - Ernie Kovacs


Synonyms: cable, cable length, cable's length

Definition: a nautical unit of depth

Similar words: linear measure, linear unit

Definition: a unit of measurement of length

Synonyms for (verb) cable

Synonyms: wire, cable, telegraph

Definition: send cables, wires, or telegrams

Similar words: telecommunicate

Definition: communicate over long distances, as via the telephone or e-mail


Synonyms: cable

Definition: fasten with a cable

Usage: cable trees

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man