noun brows·er \ˈbra-zər\

: a person who looks at the things being sold in a store to see if there is something worth buying : a person who browses

: a computer program that is used to find and look at information on the Internet

Full Definition of BROWSER

:  one that browses
:  a computer program used for accessing sites or information on a network (as the World Wide Web)

Examples of BROWSER

  1. There were a few browsers in the bookstore.

First Known Use of BROWSER


Other Computer-Related Terms

adware, flash, kludge, phishing, recursive, router
BROWSER Defined for Kids


noun brows·er \ˈbra-zər\

Definition of BROWSER for Kids

:  a person or animal that browses
:  a computer program providing access to sites on the World Wide Web


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