Wordlist: Radio

 

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  • radio
    • radio, radios[ˈɹeɪdiˌəʊ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves; a device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound
    • Example:
      • Why don't you turn the radio on?
    • on the radio(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • My favourite song is on the radio right now!
  • listen to the radio
    • listen to the radio(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • While I'm in the bathroom, I always listen to the radio.
  • listener
    • listener, listeners(noun)
    • Definition:
      • someone who listens, especially to a speech or a broadcast on the radio
    • Example:
      • The host of the radio show makes fun of the listeners.
    • station, stations['steɪʃən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a place used for broadcasting radio or television; a broadcasting entity
    • Example:
      • I used to work at a radio station.
      • Synonym(s):
        channel
  • tune in to
    • tune in to(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to select a channel, station, etc., as on television or radio
    • Example:
      • Let's tune in to my favourite radio show!
    • turn down(phrasal verb)
    • Definition:
      • to reduce the volume of something (radio, television, ...) by means of a control
    • Example:
      • Turn down the radio so I can hear what you are saying!
      • Antonym(s):
        turn up
    • volume[ˈvɒl.juːm](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the strength of sound, measured in decibels
    • Example:
      • Could you turn up the volume?
    • interference, interferences[ɪntɹˌˈfiɹɨns](noun)
    • Definition:
      • an effect caused by the superposition of two systems of waves, such as a distortion on a broadcast signal due to atmospheric or other effects
    • Example:
      • They wanted to watch the game on TV, but there was too much interference to even make out the score on the tiny screen.
      • Antonym(s):
        non-interference
 

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          turn down
          to reduce the volume of something (radio, television, …) by means of a control
          station
          a place used for broadcasting radio or television; a broadcasting entity
          radio
          the technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves; a device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound
          interference
          an effect caused by the superposition of two systems of waves, such as a distortion on a broadcast signal due to atmospheric or other effects
          tune in to
          to select a channel, station, etc., as on television or radio
          on the radio
          listen to the radio
          listener
          someone who listens, especially to a speech or a broadcast on the radio
          volume
          the strength of sound, measured in decibels
           
           
           
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          radio
          the technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves; a device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound
          listener
          someone who listens, especially to a speech or a broadcast on the radio
          tune in to
          to select a channel, station, etc., as on television or radio
          listen to the radio
           
           
           
         
         

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