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English verb: signalize

1. signalize (possession) provide with traffic signals


SamplesSignalize a busy intersection.


Synonymssignalise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)furnish, provide, render, supply

2. signalize (communication) communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs


SamplesHe signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture.
The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu.


ExamplesThey signalize the information to them


Synonymssign, signal, signalise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)communicate, intercommunicate


Narrower (hyponym)flag, heliograph, semaphore, whistle, wigwag

3. signalize (communication) point out carefully and clearly


Synonymscall attention, point out, signalise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)designate, indicate, point, show

4. signalize (communication) make conspicuous or noteworthy


Synonymsdistinguish, signalise


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)mark


Narrower (hyponym)singularise, singularize









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