channel

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'channel', 'Channel': /ˈtʃænəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtʃænəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(chanl)

Inflections of 'channel' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
When both "l" and "ll" forms exist, spellings with a double "l" are correct, but rare, in US English, while those with a single "l" are not correct in UK English.
channels
v 3rd person singular
channelling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (Mainly UK)
channeling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing." (US)
channelled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Mainly UK)
channeled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (US)
channelled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (Mainly UK)
channeled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked." (US)

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: transmit
Synonyms:
route , direct , guide , send , conduct , convey , transmit, transport
Antonyms:
prevent the flow of, keep , retain , restrict , hold back
Sense: Noun: passageway for liquid
Synonyms:
strait, canal , course , waterway, watercourse, neck , sound , aqueduct
Antonyms:
dam
Sense: Noun: pipe
Synonyms:
pipe , tube , conduit, duct , trough , line
Sense: Noun: groove
Synonyms:
groove , slit , furrow
Antonyms:
ridge , crest , bump
Sense: Noun: means of communication
Synonyms:
means of communication, means, way , avenue , path , pipeline

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