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mike

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noun \ˈmīk\

Examples of mike in a sentence

  1. The announcer was wearing a mike.

Origin and Etymology of mike

by shortening & alteration


First Known Use: 1924

Other Audio Recording Terms


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mike

verb

Definition of mike

miked

miking

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to supply with a microphone

1939

First Known Use of mike

1939

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Mike

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\ˈmīk\

Definition of Mike

  1. —a communications code word for the letter m

1942

First Known Use of mike

1942

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MIKE Defined for English Language Learners


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mike

verb

Definition of mike for English Language Learners

  • : to put a microphone on (someone)


MIKE Defined for Kids

mike

play
noun \ˈmīk\

Definition of mike for Students


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