His Fox News Channel is a shark-toothed star machine leaving its cable competitors in the dust.
Since CBS lacks a cable channel, she has claimed the nearest available real estate.
McChrystal was livid and thought that Eikenberry should have sent the cable to him first.
Flint is right in saying that this was not “a first” for cable television.
Particularly during his reign at Fox News, Beck used his cable TV soapbox to scare his loyal viewers.
Buy a pencil with a ring at the end and cable it on to you so that you won't lose it.
The anchor was all ready, was let go, and the steamer swung round to her cable.
Shutter, compound with cable release, highest speed 1/300 second.
The Aimable would have been sunk had she not cut her cable and escaped.
Reid at first contemplated cutting his cable and making a bolt for it, confident in the sailing powers of his fine craft.
c.1200, from Old North French cable, from Medieval Latin capulum "lasso, rope, halter for cattle," from Latin capere "to take, seize" (see capable). Technically, in nautical use, a rope 10 or more inches around; in non-nautical use, a rope of wire (not hemp or fiber). Given a new range of senses in 19c.: Meaning "message received by telegraphic cable" is from 1883 (short for cable message). Cable car is from 1879. Cable television first attested 1963; shortened form cable is from 1972.
c.1500, "to tie up with cables;" 1871, American English, "to transmit by cable;" from cable (n.). Related: Cabled; cabling.