Definition of Cable


  • a television system that transmits over cables
    - cable television - cable system - cable television service
  • television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver
    - cable television
  • a nautical unit of depth
    - cable length - cable's length
  • a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire
  • a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
    - transmission line
  • a telegram sent abroad
    - overseas telegram


  • fasten with a cable
    "cable trees"
  • send cables, wires, or telegrams
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble cable

29 unscramble word found using the letters cable.

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