dialled dialled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours
  2. (n) the control on a radio or television set that is used for tuning
  3. (n) the circular graduated indicator on various measuring instruments
  4. (n) a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called
  5. (v) operate a dial to select a telephone number
  6. (v) choose by means of a dial

Usage(s):

  • Lu dialled 911 at exactly 12:45.

News

  • Canadian Oil Sands says no product being shipped from Syncrude

    CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - Canadian Oil Sands Ltd said on Thursday no product is being shipped from the Syncrude oil sands project in northern Alberta after a gas pipeline outage on Transcanada Corp's Nova system. "We understand there has been an outage on a natural gas pipeline that feeds into Syncrude. We cannot ship any product at this point; we have dialled back operations," spokeswoman ...
    on October 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I spent two weeks working on it and trying to get it dialled in," Mickelson said. "I putted great today. I thought I hit a lot of good putts, and I'm excited."
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Phil Mickelson Source: Canoe.ca

  2. "We made a great deal of progress this morning and seemed to get the car dialled in nicely to the circuit," Hamilton said. "This afternoon I unfortunately had a twitchy moment at the exit of Turn Three and ran wide into the gravel. It cut...
    on Jun 20, 2008 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: Independent

  3. "I haven't been in a situation like this before," Voskuhl said before the game. "This is an adjustment, getting dialled in and getting in basketball shape . . . you work and you train every single day but you can't really duplicate playing in...
    on Dec 15, 2008 By: Jake Voskuhl Source: TSN.ca

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