Definition of 'SOS'
Example sentences containing 'SOS'
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Passing one hand in front of the light at intervals, she gave the SOS signal. THE WITCH TREE SYMBOLHis impeccably attired Death walked along the beach, but he whistled an SOS and passed undisturbed. THE OPEN DOORThe point is, you sent me an SOS - presumably because you thought I might be of help. DEATH OF A NYMPH
In view of the seriousness of the incident, the first traffic cop on the scene sent out an SOS for his commander, Manuel Noriega. BLACK EAGLES (1993)
Trends of 'SOS'
Used Occasionally. SOS is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'SOS'
British English: SOS /ɛs əʊ ɛs/ NOUN
An SOS is a signal which indicates to other people that you are in danger and need help quickly.
The ferry did not even have time to send out an SOS.
- American English: SOS
- Arabic: نِدَاءُ اسْتِغَاثَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: SOS pedido de socorro
- Chinese: 紧急呼救
- Croatian: SOS
- Czech: SOS
- Danish: SOS
- Dutch: SOS
- European Spanish: S.O.S.
- Finnish: SOS
- French: SOS
- German: SOS
- Greek: σήμα κινδύνου
- Italian: SOS
- Japanese: 救難信号
- Korean: SOS
- Norwegian: SOS
- Polish: SOS sygnał
- European Portuguese: SOS pedido de socorro
- Romanian: mesaj SOS
- Russian: радиосигнал бедствия (SOS)
- Spanish: S.O.S.
- Swedish: SOS
- Thai: สัญญาณขอความช่วยเหลือ
- Turkish: SOS
- Ukrainian: сигнал про небезпеку
- Vietnamese: tín hiệu cấp cứu SOS
Definition of SOS from the Collins English Dictionary
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