What is another word for switches?
[ swˈɪt͡ʃɪz], [ swˈɪtʃɪz], [ s_w_ˈɪ_tʃ_ɪ_z]
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Synonyms for Switches:
n.• punishment devices (noun)
- torture chambers,
- electric chairs,
- birch rods,
- whipping posts,
- gas chambers,
- bull whips,
- solitary confinements,
v.• substitutes (verb)
Other synonyms:• Other relevant words (noun):
- power switch,
How to use "Switches" in context?
Switches are used to change the direction of current in a circuit. There are two main types of switches: contact switches and magnetic switches. Contact switches use a metal surface to make and break the electrical connection. Magnetic switches rely on a magnet to make and break the electrical connection.
Contact switches are the most common type of switch. They are usually used to change the direction of current in a single circuit. To use a contact switch, you first have to find the correct switch. There are many different types of switches, so it can be hard to find the right one.
Paraphrases for Switches:
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Proper noun, singular
- Proper noun, singular
Proper noun, plural
devices, appliances, machines.
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Verb, 3rd person singular present
amends, crossing, edit, falls, proceeds, transition, Comes, Drives, Tracks, Travels, goes, checks, crossings, gets, takes, occurs, attaches, connects, enters, requires, applies, determines, places, sets, raises, causes, activates, moves, operates, induces, makes, produces, provokes, actuates, flows, passes, runs, shifts, transitions, alters, converts, modifies, varies, brings, establishes, indicates, fixes, controls, governs, leads, selects, progresses, poses, enables, hinges, arouses, differs, triggers, monitors, employs, uses, utilizes, sweeps, happens, rises, reverts, plugs, becomes, starts, creates, looks, feeds, fails, jumps, handles, puts, glosses, reverses, rotates, involves, spends, lies, downshifts, depends, entails, renames.
- Proper noun, plural
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