channelled channelled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a path over which electrical signals can pass
  2. (n) a passage for water (or other fluids) to flow through
  3. (n) a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph record)
  4. (n) a deep and relatively narrow body of water (as in a river or a harbor or a strait linking two larger bodies) that allows the best passage for vessels
  5. (n) (often plural) a means of communication or access
  6. (n) a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance
  7. (n) a television station and its programs
  8. (n) a way of selling a company's product either directly or via distributors
  9. (v) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
  10. (v) direct the flow of
  11. (v) send from one person or place to another

Usage(s):

  1. From Hong Kong alone, there were HK$21 millions channelled to the movement during that period.
  2. But the world a century hence may well honor him best as a great philosopher, whose creative thought chanced to be channelled into the law.

News

  • EU's 1 bn euro aid to Egypt 'ineffective'

    A billion euros of EU aid channelled to Egypt before and after the January 2011 uprising that ended Hosni Mubarak's reign failed to improve human rights and governance, or reduce corruption, auditors said Tuesday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  1. "As the world continues to become increasingly inter-dependent, it is essential that we explore how religious values can be channelled toward reconciliation rather than polarization," Yale President Richard Levin said.
    on Mar 7, 2008 By: Richard Levin Source: Reuters UK

  2. "That's in the past, I grew up through the Arsenal youth team but it's not a problem for me," Bentley said. "All my heart is at Tottenham and all my passion will be channelled into doing well for Tottenham."
    on Jul 31, 2008 By: David Bentley Source: SI.com

  3. "This is to do with fundraising activities that occurred after the tsunami as you might recall and that money was channelled into the LTT in Sri Lanka," Mr Keelty said.
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Mick Keelty Source: The Australian

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