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Verb: indicate  'in-du,keyt
  1. Be a signal for or a symptom of
    "These symptoms indicate a serious illness";
    - bespeak, betoken [archaic], point, signal
  2. Make clear (e.g. with a sign) which place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively
    "he indicated his opponents";
    - point, designate, show
  3. To state or express briefly
    "indicated his wishes in a letter"
  4. Give evidence of
    "The results indicate the need for more work";
    - argue
  5. Suggest the necessity of an intervention; in medicine
    "Tetracycline is indicated in such cases"

Derived forms: indicates, indicated, indicating

Type of: inform, lay out, present, represent, tell

Antonym: contraindicate

Encyclopedia: Indicate