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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make conspicuous or noteworthy; Point out carefully and clearly; Communicate silently and non-verbally.

Usage examples (35)
  • They were ambitious also to signalise themselves by the number of
  • He did this to signalise his disapprobation of royalty, and his preference for democratic equality.
  • The desire to signalise any event, on the highest point of the neighbouring land, seems a universal passion with mankind.
  • Mayor, in a gold casket, Lord READING in a touching speech announced, amid tempestuous cheers, that the Government had resolved to signalise for more
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