Definition of cable

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • cable is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 9
  • cable is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 9
  • cable is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 12

Definition of cable


  • television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cable television
  • a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. line
    2. transmission line
  • a nautical unit of depth (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cable's length
    2. cable length
  • a television system that transmits over cables (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cable system
    2. cable television
    3. cable television service
  • send cables, wires, or telegrams (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. telegraph
    2. wire
  • a telegram sent abroad (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. cablegram
    2. overseas telegram
  • a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire (noun)
  • fasten with a cable (verb)

    Examples

    1. cable trees

See definition of cable in Merriam Webster

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