The election result will also be an indicator of whether Erdogan will stand in presidential elections on August 10.
Suk countered that perhaps the high prices were an indicator of desperation: “Why are high prices seen as a sign of health?”
Stock performance is not necessarily–or these days even usually—an indicator of corporate health or management acumen.
indicator in·di·ca·tor (ĭn'dĭ-kā'tər)
One that indicates, especially a pointer or an index.
An instrument used to monitor the operation or condition of an engine, an electrical network, or another physical system; a meter or gauge.
The needle, dial, or other registering device on such an instrument.
Any of various substances, such as litmus or phenolphthalein, that indicate the presence, absence, or concentration of another substance or the degree of reaction between substances by means of a characteristic change, especially in color.