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Morse code

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Definition a code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of short and long signals such as dots and dashes
  • I squeezed his fingers, a Morse code to convey what was in my heart.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • It's probing, the fingertips starting to tap out a Morse code of urgency.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • She taps me three times on the forehead with her fingers, like it's some kind of Morse code message.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • He still remembered the Morse code.
    Dalton Trumbo  --  Johnny Got His Gun
  • His teeth chattered like Morse code.
    John Green  --  Looking for Alaska
  • They'd play games with each other, waving the rear windshield wiper like a dog wags its tail, flashing headlights in Morse code.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • No squelch, no snap of Morse code, no voices.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • When words couldn't be used, Morse code could.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • He was using Morse code, just like Leo's mother used to do with him .... and the old man was tapping the same message: I love you.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • She could read his heartbeat like it was Morse code.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • In other news, I'm learning Morse code.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian
  • You'd think a guy who could start up an outfit of that size and run it—you'd think he'd know Morse code.
    Nevil Shute  --  On the Beach
  • "Nobody uses Morse code anymore," said Kate.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • She'd even taught him Morse code as a kind of game, so they could tap messages to each other when they were in different rooms: I love you.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • If you come again I shall teach you the Morse code.
    Graham Greene  --  The Power and the Glory
  • Her pencil tapped against her notebook at Morse code—speed and her face was burning red.
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • Annabeth, you know Morse code?
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Marriage and Morse Code .
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Blink
  • Some sort of Morse code with his eyes, maybe.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Speak
  • He realized he was doing the Morse code for Hove you, the way he used to do with his mom, which would have been pretty embarrassing if his friends understood Morse code.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades

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