mike


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mike

 (mīk) Informal
n.
A microphone.
tr.v. miked, mik·ing, mikes
To supply with or transmit through a microphone.

mike

(maɪk)
n
(Electronics) informal short for microphone

Mike

(maɪk)
n
(Telecommunications) communications a code word for the letter m

mike

(maɪk)

n., v. miked, mik•ing. n.
1. a microphone.
v.t.
2. to supply or amplify with one or more microphones: to mike a singer.

mike


Past participle: miked
Gerund: miking

Imperative
mike
mike
Present
I mike
you mike
he/she/it mikes
we mike
you mike
they mike
Preterite
I miked
you miked
he/she/it miked
we miked
you miked
they miked
Present Continuous
I am miking
you are miking
he/she/it is miking
we are miking
you are miking
they are miking
Present Perfect
I have miked
you have miked
he/she/it has miked
we have miked
you have miked
they have miked
Past Continuous
I was miking
you were miking
he/she/it was miking
we were miking
you were miking
they were miking
Past Perfect
I had miked
you had miked
he/she/it had miked
we had miked
you had miked
they had miked
Future
I will mike
you will mike
he/she/it will mike
we will mike
you will mike
they will mike
Future Perfect
I will have miked
you will have miked
he/she/it will have miked
we will have miked
you will have miked
they will have miked
Future Continuous
I will be miking
you will be miking
he/she/it will be miking
we will be miking
you will be miking
they will be miking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been miking
you have been miking
he/she/it has been miking
we have been miking
you have been miking
they have been miking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been miking
you will have been miking
he/she/it will have been miking
we will have been miking
you will have been miking
they will have been miking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been miking
you had been miking
he/she/it had been miking
we had been miking
you had been miking
they had been miking
Conditional
I would mike
you would mike
he/she/it would mike
we would mike
you would mike
they would mike
Past Conditional
I would have miked
you would have miked
he/she/it would have miked
we would have miked
you would have miked
they would have miked
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mike - device for converting sound waves into electrical energymike - device for converting sound waves into electrical energy
bug - a small hidden microphone; for listening secretly
capacitor microphone, condenser microphone - microphone consisting of a capacitor with one plate fixed and the other forming the diaphragm moved by sound waves
crystal microphone - a microphone in which sound waves vibrate a piezoelectric crystal that generates a varying voltage
directional microphone - a microphone that is designed to receive sound from a particular direction
electro-acoustic transducer - a transducer that converts electrical to acoustic energy or vice versa
spike mike - a contact microphone for listening through walls
Translations
mikrofon
mikrofon
MichiMikro
Mati
Mattimikrofoni
mikrofon
マイク
마이크
mikrofon
mick
ไมโครโฟน
micrô

Mike

[maɪk] N (familiar form) of Michael for the love of Mike!¡por Dios!

mike

[maɪk] N ABBR =microphonemicro m

mike

[ˈmaɪk] n abbr (=microphone) → micro m

Mike

n
dim of Michael
for the love of Mike! (inf)um Himmels willen (inf)

mike

n (inf)Mikro nt (inf), → Mikrofon nt, → Mikrophon nt

mike

[maɪk] n abbr (fam) =microphonemicrofono

microphone

(ˈmaikrəfəun) noun
(abbreviation mike (maik) ) an electronic instrument for picking up sound waves to be broadcast, recorded or amplified as in radio, the telephone, a tape-recorder etc. Speak into the microphone.

mike

مَيْكْرُوفُون mikrofon mikrofon Mikro μικρόφωνο micro mikrofoni micro mikrofon microfono マイク 마이크 microfoon mikk mikrofon microfone микрофон mick ไมโครโฟน mikrofon micrô 麦克风
References in classic literature ?
The subject of their discourse was one Mike Donlin, as he appeared in vaudeville.
The ruler of the district was therefore the Democratic boss, a little Irishman named Mike Scully.
Sam and Andy ran and shouted,--dogs barked here and there,--and Mike, Mose, Mandy, Fanny, and all the smaller specimens on the place, both male and female, raced, clapped hands, whooped, and shouted, with outrageous officiousness and untiring zeal.
Here's Mike," said the clerk, getting down from his stool, and approaching Mr.
It's right o'er Mike Holdsworth's fallow, and a foul fallow it is.
For the love of Mike," Daughtry pleaded, all of stunned belligerence gone from him in his state of stunned conviction that the dread disease possessed him.
I've managed to save something every year, and that with helping my three sisters now and then, and tiding poor Cousin Mike over bad seasons.
Sure, Mike," responded his companion in tones of conviction.
how iver did I come forninst this say iv wather, just crapin in quiet afther a bit iv sthroll wid Mike Mahoney, me own b'y, that 's to marry me intirely, come Saint Patrick's day nixt.
So that is how they came to be mine, and why I've kept them carefully, for, though only a poor, ignorant fellow, Mike Nolan did what he could to help others, and prove his gratitude to those who tried to help him.
For the love of Mike," the fat man chuckled, "if you got caught out in a rainstorm without an umbrella you'd sure drown, wouldn't you?
She says she's after finding little Mike asleep behind the roll of old linoleum under the bed in her room.