: a computer document format that enables updates to websites to be easily distributed

Word History

Etymology

RDF (Resource Description Framework) Site Summary (later explained by its developers as Rich Site Summary and Really Simple Syndication)

First Known Use

2000, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of RSS was in 2000

Dictionary Entries Near RSS

Cite this Entry

“RSS.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/RSS. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

: a computer document format that enables updates to websites to be easily distributed
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