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noun [uncountable] feedback pronunciation in British English /ˈfiːdbæk/
  1. 1
    comments about how well or how badly someone is doing something, which are intended to help them do it better
    give/provide/get feedback:

    Marks and comments on assignments provide feedback to students.

    feedback on:

    Complaints are valuable feedback on the effectiveness of the organization.

    feedback from:

    Initial feedback from parents has been encouraging.

    negative/positive feedback:

    Feedback was generally positive.

  2. 2
    the high loud noise that electrical equipment makes when part of the sound that it sends out goes back into it
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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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