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signal

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of signal

  1. standing above others in rank, importance, or achievement the Louisiana Purchase is cited by many historians as one of the most signal events in American history Synonyms astral, bright, distinguished, illustrious, luminous, noble, notable, noteworthy, outstanding, preeminent, prestigious, redoubtable, eminent, star, superiorRelated Words celebrated, exalted, famed, famous, glorious, honored, renowned, reputable; infamous, notorious; dominant, paramount, predominantNear Antonyms insignificant, minor, unimportant; average, inferior, mediocre; obscure, uncelebrated, unsung


signal

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of signal

  1. to direct or notify by a movement or gesture signaled the oncoming traffic to stop while the wrecked car was being towed away Synonyms beckon, flag, gesture, motion, waveRelated Words nod; gesticulate, mime, pantomime, sign; signalize; acquaint, advise, inform, relate, tell; flourish, shrug


signal

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of signal

  1. 1 an object intended to give public notice or warning stop signs are signals for vehicles to come to a full stop—not suggestions for slowing down, as some drivers seem to think Synonyms flag, tocsin Related Words red light; knell

  2. 2 a movement of the body or limbs that expresses or emphasizes an idea or feeling quietly waiting for the signal to advance Synonyms gesticulation, mime, pantomime, sign, gestureRelated Words beck, beckon, flourish, shrug, wave; body language, posture; indication, motion; sign language



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