1. signal going into an electronic system

    Synonyms : input signal
    Type Of : signaling, sign, signal
  2. a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information

    Synonyms : comment, remark
    Type Of : statement
    Examples :
    • we would appreciate input from our users on how we can improve our software
  3. any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action

    Synonyms : stimulant, stimulation, stimulus
    Type Of : information
  4. a component of production; something that goes into the production of output

    Type Of : constituent, component, element
  5. enter (data or a program) into a computer

    Type Of : introduce, infix, insert, enter


  1. not accurate

    Antonyms : accurate
    Examples :
    • an inaccurate translation
    • the thermometer is inaccurate


  1. produce electric current by electrostatic or magnetic processes

    Synonyms : induct
    Type Of : give rise, bring about, produce
  2. cause to arise

    Synonyms : bring on
    Type Of : bring forth, generate
    Examples :
    • induce a crisis
  3. cause to occur rapidly

    Synonyms : hasten, rush, stimulate
    Type Of : effectuate, set up, effect
  4. cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner

    Synonyms : cause, get, have, make, stimulate
    Examples :
    • The ads induced me to buy a VCR
  5. reason or establish by induction

    Type Of : reason, reason out, conclude


  1. brought about or caused; not spontaneous

    Antonyms : spontaneous
    Examples :
    • a case of steroid-induced weakness


  1. not congruent

    Antonyms : congruent


  1. have as a logical consequence

    Synonyms : entail, mean
    Type Of : necessitate
  2. have as a necessary feature

    Synonyms : involve
    Type Of : have, feature
  3. suggest that someone is guilty

    Synonyms : incriminate, inculpate
    Type Of : evoke, suggest, paint a picture
  4. express or state indirectly

    Synonyms : connote
    Type Of : express, show, evince
  5. suggest as a logically necessary consequence; in logic

    Type Of : evince, show, express


  1. urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate

    Synonyms : force
    Type Of : do, make, cause
  2. cause to move forward with force

    Synonyms : propel
    Type Of : move, displace


  1. the process of ionizing; the formation of ions by separating atoms or molecules or radicals or by adding or subtracting electrons from atoms by strong electric fields in a gas

    Synonyms : ionization
    Type Of : action, activity, natural action, natural process
  2. the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge)

    Synonyms : ionization
    Type Of : condition, status


  1. the state of being unsure of something

    Synonyms : doubt, doubtfulness, dubiety, dubiousness, uncertainty
    Type Of : cognitive state, state of mind


  1. unrighteousness by virtue of lacking respect for a god

    Synonyms : impiousness
    Antonyms : piety
    Type Of : unrighteousness