Character 4
Hyphenation code
Pronunciations /kəʊd/

Definitions and meanings of "Code"

What do we mean by code?

A system of signals used to represent letters or numbers in transmitting messages. noun

A system of symbols, letters, or words given certain arbitrary meanings, used for transmitting messages requiring secrecy or brevity. noun

An access code. noun

A special command, such as a sequence of keystrokes, that allows a user to activate a hidden or accidental feature in a computer program or video game. noun

A system of symbols and rules used to represent instructions to a computer; a computer program. noun

The genetic code. noun

A systematically arranged and comprehensive collection of laws. noun

A systematic collection of regulations or rules of procedure or conduct. noun

Code blue. noun

A patient whose heart has stopped beating, as in cardiac arrest. noun

To convert (a message, for example) into code. intransitive verb

To systematize and arrange (laws and regulations) into a code. intransitive verb

To assign a code to (something) for identification or classification. intransitive verb

To express or convey (words) in a manner that implies a different meaning. intransitive verb

To specify the genetic code for an amino acid or a polypeptide. intransitive verb

To specify the genetic code for a trait or characteristic. intransitive verb

To write or revise a computer program. intransitive verb

A short symbol, often with little relation to the item it represents.

A body of law, sanctioned by legislation, in which the rules of law to be specifically applied by the courts are set forth in systematic form; a compilation of laws by public authority; a digest.

Any system of principles, rules or regulations relating to one subject.

A set of rules for converting information into another form or representation.

A message represented by rules intended to conceal its meaning.

A cryptographic system using a codebook that converts words or phrases into codewords.

Instructions for a computer, written in a programming language; the input of a translator, an interpreter or a browser, namely: source code, machine code, bytecode.

(scientific programming) A program.

A particular lect or language variety.

An emergency requiring situation-trained members of the staff.

Synonyms and Antonyms for Code

The word "code" in example sentences

I wonder if it's possible to run a code from a variable? code = msgbox, hello run, % code% ❋ Unknown (2010)

Expertise in PHP, XHTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX* Ability to write well-abstracted, reusable code for common UI components in PHP and Javascript* Ability to create interfaces that are fast, consistent across browsers, and demonstrate an intimate knowledge of browser quirks and best practices* Extremely detail oriented down to pixel-perfect implementation* Experience crafting efficient, optimized, and speed-minded code* 3+ years of experience building web or desktop applications* B.A./B.S. in Computer Science or a related technical fieldBonus* ❋ Unknown (2010)

With Rails 2.1, you'll actually get the secret code in @code, even though it comes from a private method of the account object. ❋ Unknown (2008)

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