Definition of upload
: to transfer (data, files, etc.) from a computer to the memory of another device (such as a larger or remote computer)
Examples of upload in a Sentence
She uploaded the pictures from her digital camera to her computer.
upload files to the Internet
Recent Examples of upload from the Web
The county was unable to upload two of the videos and the third was plagued with audio issues.
Disrupt Sports shoppers can upload their own images to live on their product of choice, or select one from a bevvy of local designers and brands.
But a new photo that David uploaded to Instagram is proof that history repeats itself in a whole lot of ways.
The company makes money by charging producers a $90 annual subscription, or $9.99 monthly fee, to upload 15 beats per month to the platform.
On the free RecordGram app for the iPhone or iPad, those inner-musicians can search for beats (music sans voice), upload them to a virtual recording studio, write lyrics and record vocals for a professional-sounding audio file.
Luis Gonzalez-Salazar is charged with forcing sexual acts upon his wife in Okinawa between Oct. 12 and Dec. 13, 2015 after threatening to divorce her, take custody of the couple’s children and upload graphic images and videos of her to the internet.
Levandowski is accused of downloading 14,000 documents from his Google computers onto a hard drive and then uploading them into his personal computer.
In May 2014, Pazara uploaded a photo album of dead combatants from the Kurdish militias, who are fighting for a state within Syria and who had been killed fighting Pazara’s battalion.
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First Known Use of upload
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Definition of upload for English Language Learners
computers : to move or copy (a file, program, etc.) from a computer or device to a usually larger computer or computer network
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