Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » B » Brownie ... Brusa

BROWSER

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does browser mean? 

BROWSER (noun)
  The noun BROWSER has 2 senses:

1. a viewer who looks around casually without seeking anything in particular
2. a program used to view HTML documents

  Familiarity information: BROWSER used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BROWSER (noun)


Sense 1browser [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A viewer who looks around casually without seeking anything in particular

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("browser" is a kind of...):

looker; spectator; viewer; watcher; witness (a close observer; someone who looks at something (such as an exhibition of some kind))


Sense 2browser [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A program used to view HTML documents

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

web browser; browser

Hypernyms ("browser" is a kind of...):

application; application program; applications programme (a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "browser"):

Explorer; IE; Internet Explorer (a commercial browser)

Konqueror (a freeware browser for Linux)

lynx (a text browser)

Mosaic (a freeware browser)

Netscape; Opera (a commercial browser)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"The third time someone tries to put a saddle on you, you should admit you're a horse." (English proverb)

"Half-truth is more dangerous than falsehood." (Bengali proverb)

"There ain't no such thing as a free lunch." (American proverb)

"Being able to feel it on wooden shoes." (Dutch proverb)

 BROWSER: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0523 seconds