input input  /ˈɪn ˌpʊt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) signal going into an electronic system
  2. (n) a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
  3. (n) any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
  4. (n) a component of production; something that goes into the production of output
  5. (v) enter (data or a program) into a computer

Usage(s):

  1. His advice and input were vital to driving through the deal with Major League Soccer.
  2. His advice and input were vital to driving through the deal with Major League Soccer.
  3. Before launching a major endeavor, though, it's worth getting some independent input on whether the upgrade will actually boost your home's value.

News

  1. Armada Village seeks public input on livestock ordinance

    The Armada Village Council has set a public hearing for July 8 to gather input on an ordinance regulating the keeping of dogs, cats and other animals within the village.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Armada Times

  2. MARTA seeks input on proposals for I-20 corridor

    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta's metro transit authority is inviting the community to learn about proposed transit projects in the I-20 East Transit initiative. MARTA plans to hold open houses on the projects later this month. The meetings will give participants a chance to review the locally preferred alternative that has been identified based on study, public input and preliminary findings from ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WDEF Chattanooga

  3. BLM Seeks Input on Royal Jasper Quarry Project

    The BLM is seeking public input on a quarry project in Churchill County about 15 miles east of Fallon.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KTVN Reno

Quotes

  1. "They need to go around the room and say, 'Who knew about the bases for these decisions as they went along? Who knew that the White House had this much input, was able to inject this much improper political consideration into these decisions?'...
    on Mar 17, 2007 By: John Cornyn Source: FOXNews

  2. "Based on the input we received from experts, the cost of restoring it was beyond our capabilities," Lennon said.
    on Dec 24, 2008 By: John Lennon Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "If we get something, if they can agree on some things as an input to the negotiations, that would be fine," Hadley said. "But I think it is really no longer on the critical path to a successful conference."
    on Nov 25, 2007 By: Stephen Hadley Source: Forbes

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