Definitions

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  • n. Acknowledgment of message received.

Etymologies

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Radio ten codes.

Examples

  • After another “ten-four” acknowledgment, our guard led us through the casino and through some back office areas marked AUTHORIZED PERSONNEL ONLY.

    I Am Not A Psychic!

  • We repeated the basic message a few times more, just to be sure it would get through to Dr. Danco, and I got to say “ten-four” each time.

    DearlyDevotedDexter

  • I always say ten-four as a joke, a real big ha-ha.

    Predator

  • UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: (UNINTELLIGIBLE) ten-four, thank you.

    CNN Transcript Sep 18, 2001

  • After receiving the ten-four indicating that car twenty had understood, Kanekahana turned to face the Hardys again.

    DARKNESS FALLS

  • "That's a ten-four, " came a returning voice, apparently from one of the other choppers.

    The Black Ice

  • "Big ten-four," Jimbo agreed, scratching a two-day beard.

    Burning Water

  • She heard the ubiquitous "ten-four" as she doffed her gunbelt and tossed it back onto the boul der.

    A Rock in the Baltic

  • Finally, a formal debut from Renton producer 10.4 Rog pronounced "ten-four rodge".

    The Seattle Times

  • From Renton, with heat: 10.4 Rog Remix Roundup Vol. 1 photos by me Renton's 10.4 Rog (pronounced "ten-four rodge," aka Roger Habon, Jr.) is a young artist currently cutting his teeth as a and album/mixtape track University, Drake was calm and cool as ...

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