indicating, present participle; indicated, past tense; indicates, 3rd person singular present; indicated, past participle;
Point out; show
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Be a sign or symptom of; strongly imply
sales indicate a growing market for such art
his tone indicated that he didn't hold out much hope
Admit to or state briefly
the president indicated his willingness to use force against the rebels
(of a person) Direct attention to (someone or something) by means of a gesture
he indicated Cindy with a brief nod of the head
(of a gauge or meter) Register a reading of (a quantity, dimension, etc.)
Suggest as a desirable or necessary course of action
the treatment is likely to be indicated in severely depressed patients
bespeak: be a signal for or a symptom of; "These symptoms indicate a serious illness"; "Her behavior points to a severe neurosis"; "The economic indicators signal that the euro is undervalued"
indicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
to state or express briefly; "indicated his wishes in a letter"
argue: give evidence of; "The evidence argues for your claim"; "The results indicate the need for more work"
suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine; "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases"
To point out; to discover; to direct to a knowledge of; to show; to make known; To show or manifest by symptoms; to point to as the proper remedies; To signal in a vehicle the desire to turn right or left; To investigate the condition or power of, as of steam engine, by means of an indicator
(Indicated) Limited evidence has been found to corroborate the allegation; the allegation could not be substantiated.
(INDICATING) Pointing to what behavior is supposed to look like rather than creating genuine truthful behavior.
v. ~ sth (to sb) show sth, esp by pointing
Demonstrate or point to, as in All data indicates we're headed for a good sales month.
When a player cannot follow suit, he plays a domino whose high end indicates he has the high domino in that suit. His partner can then "come" to him in that suit (helpful in making a bid). (More by Dennis Roberson)
In medicine, to make a treatment or procedure advisable because of a particular condition or circumstance. For example, certain medications are indicated for the treatment of hypertension during pregnancy while others are contraindicated.