Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The deeper part of a river or harbor. Also: The band of frequencies on which a radio or television station sends out its signal.

Usage examples (30)
  • The channel had to be excavated every ten years to keep it passable by ships.
  • The ship went aground in the channel
  • A channel is typically what you rent from a telephone company
  • Poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.