- a flute in a column, especially one having no fillet between it and other flutes.
- any of the prominent vertical grooves in a triglyph.
- feed (def. 23): Learn how to create your own web channel.
- a web page or website that distributes frequently updated content by means of a feed: Subscribe to my YouTube channel.
- any structural member, as one of reinforced concrete, having the form of three sides of a rectangle.
- a number of such members: channel in 100-foot lengths.
- channel iron.
verb (used with object), chan·neled, chan·nel·ing or (especially British) chan·nelled, chan·nel·ling.
verb (used without object), chan·neled, chan·nel·ing or (especially British) chan·nelled, chan·nel·ling.
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Definition for channel (2 of 2)
or chain wale, chain-wale
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Example sentences from the Web for channel
As part of her job, Windheim runs the YouTube channel and produces content marketing videos to show off the products’ capabilities.Memers are making deepfakes, and things are getting weird|Karen Hao|August 28, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Some channels are good at creating sales potential, others at unlocking it like, others at both — and some are not very good at either one.
JibJab is testing other channels like Pinterest and Twitter to help broaden its advertising channels as having roughly 40% of its new subscriber volume come from one channel is “risky.”‘We knew it would impact our business negatively’: How joining the Facebook boycott affected one small advertiser|Kristina Monllos|August 4, 2020|Digiday
These streamers seem to be gravitating to popup channels as a way to differentiate themselves.TV networks begin to signal willingness to prioritize streaming over linear|Tim Peterson|July 29, 2020|Digiday
Moreover, TV and online ads aren’t the only channels marketers have at their disposal.
People using it effectively opened a secret channel on an a public platform.
They get $8 million to dredge the channel for pleasure boats to sail to Catalina Island.
The 2012 miniseries he co-starred in, Hatfields McCoys, was a ratings blockbuster for the History channel.The Biggest Bombs of 2014: ‘Sex Tape,’ Mariah Carey’s Vocals, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and More|Kevin Fallon|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I watch football, basketball, and hockey on TV and sometimes “The Bass Pros” on Outdoor Channel.Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It cropped up on a Kurdish channel and on a local German channel.
It is the will directing the activity of the intellect into some particular channel and keeping it there.
The Intellect is directed into a particular channel, but to keep it there, all intruders must be excluded.
To guide his mind into the channel of the printed exposition, he calls into play the Directory power of the attention.
Attention is the Will directing the Intellect into some particular channel and keeping it there.
Attention is directing the intellect into some particular channel and keeping it there.
British Dictionary definitions for channel (1 of 3)
- a band of radio frequencies assigned for a particular purpose, esp the broadcasting of a television signal
- a path for an electromagnetic signala stereo set has two channels
- a thin semiconductor layer between the source and drain of a field-effect transistor, the conductance of which is controlled by the gate voltage
- a path along which data can be transmitted between a central processing unit and one or more peripheral devices
- one of the lines along the length of a paper tape on which information can be stored in the form of punched holes
verb -nels, -nelling or -nelled or US -nels, -neling or -neled
Derived forms of channelchanneller, noun
Word Origin for channel
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Idioms and Phrases with channel
In addition to the idiom beginning with channel
- channel surfing
- go through channels