He radioed that he was making a “subject stop” and asked for back-up.
It was then he had radioed Inspector Burton aboard the Bear, and caused the latter to return.
Then he got a code message by radio, calling him back, and he radioed this Sub Chaser to pick him up.
He might have towed her to port as a derelict, but he radioed for advice and I told him to leave her.
Perhaps they sighted our task force and radioed word to their base before you put the lot of them out of commission.
Disappointed, Tom surfaced and radioed his father for news, after cutting in the automatic scrambling device.
We radioed Puerto Rico patrol base and gave them the U-boat's position.
And so you took the job of factor and radioed for an assistant, and when the assistant came he disappeared.
This was radioed back to the MT and the translation shot back to a speaker in my jaws.
Crawford and Abe Baker had radioed ahead and accommodations were ready for them.
"wireless transmission of voice signals with radio waves," 1907, abstracted from earlier combinations such as radio-receiver (1903), radiophone (1881), radio-telegraphy (1898), from radio- as a comb. form of Latin radius "beam." Use for "radio receiver" is first attested 1913; sense of "sound broadcasting as a medium" is from 1913.
It is not a dream, but a probability that the radio will demolish blocs, cut the strings of red tape, actuate the voice "back home," dismantle politics and entrench the nation's executive in a position of power unlike that within the grasp of any executive in the world's history. ["The Reading Eagle," Reading, Pa., U.S.A., March 16, 1924]Wireless remained more widespread until World War II, when military preference for radio turned the tables. As an adjective by 1912, "by radio transmission;" meaning "controlled by radio" from 1974. Radio _______ "radio station or service from _______" is recorded from 1920. A radio shack (1946) was a small building housing radio equipment.
1916, from radio (n.). Related: Radioed; radioing.