I. noun Etymology: by shortening & alteration Date: 1924 microphone II. transitive verb (miked; miking) Date: 1939 to supply with a microphone

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Mike — may refer to: Contents 1 People 1.1 Given name 1.2 Surname 2 Other People Given name …   Wikipedia

  • Mike — Mike, Lu y Og Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Mike, Lu Og Título Mike, Lu y Og Género Serie animada Creado por Mikhail Shindel Mikhail Aldashin Charles Swenson Voces de Nika Futterman Nancy Cartwright Dee Bradley Baker S …   Wikipedia Español

  • MIKE — is a fictional character in the TV series Twin Peaks, portrayed by Al Strobel. Contents 1 Character overview 2 Television series 3 Prequel film 4 References …   Wikipedia

  • mike — n. [shortened from microphone.] A {microphone}, the device for converting sound waves into electrical energy. [informal] Syn: microphone. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mike — m English: usual short form of MICHAEL (SEE Michael) in the English speaking world. It is also used as an independent given name, particularly in America. Pet form: Mikey …   First names dictionary

  • Mike — [mai̮k ] (männlicher Vorname) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • mike — informal ► NOUN ▪ a microphone …   English terms dictionary

  • mike — mike1 [mīk] Informal n. a microphone vt. miked, miking to record, amplify, etc. by means of a microphone mike2 [mīk] n. Slang a microgram, as of LSD …   English World dictionary

  • mike — 1. (Mike) (5925↑, 2249↓) The most amazing boy in the world. He is quiet around the masses but he opens up around the one he loves. He is extraordinarily protective in the best of ways. Mike can and will make you laugh harder than anyone else. He… …   Urban English dictionary

  • Mike — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Ce prénom, diminutif de l anglo saxon Mickaël (et de ce fait fêté le 29 septembre), est notamment porté par : Sommaire 1 Personnalités …   Wikipédia en Français

  • mike — mike1 /muyk/, n., v., miked, miking. n. 1. Also, mic. Informal. a microphone. v.t. 2. Informal. to supply or amplify with one or more microphones; attach a microphone to: to mike a singer. v.i. 3. Informal. to use or position a microphone: to… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”