Synonyms for indicator

Synonyms for (noun) indicator

Synonyms: indicator

Definition: a device for showing the operating condition of some system

Similar words: device

Definition: an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

Usage: the device is small enough to wear on your wrist; a device intended to conserve water


Synonyms: index, index number, indicant, indicator

Definition: a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time

Similar words: fact

Definition: a statement or assertion of verified information about something that is the case or has happened

Usage: he supported his argument with an impressive array of facts


Synonyms: indicator

Definition: a signal for attracting attention

Similar words: sign, signal, signaling

Definition: any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message

Usage: signals from the boat suddenly stopped


Synonyms: indicator

Definition: (chemistry) a substance that changes color to indicate the presence of some ion or substance; can be used to indicate the completion of a chemical reaction or (in medicine) to test for a particular reaction

Similar words: color, coloring material, colour, colouring material

Definition: any material used for its color

Usage: she used a different color for the trim