blog

noun
\ ˈblȯg How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈbläg \

Definition of blog

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 computers : a website that contains online personal reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks, videos, and photographs provided by the writer also : the contents of such a site
2 : a regular feature appearing as part of an online publication that typically relates to a particular topic and consists of articles and personal commentary by one or more authors a technology blog

blog

verb
blogged; blogging

Definition of blog (Entry 2 of 2)

1 intransitive : to write or have a blog He released experimental versions, blogged about his game-design decisions as he made them and uploaded … videos to YouTube.— Harry McCracken
2 transitive : to write or write about (something) on a blog Appropriately, he blogged his own retirement on Monday.— Tom Verducci

Other Words from blog

Noun

bloggy \ ˈblȯ-​gē How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈblä-​ \ adjective bloggier; bloggiest
… traditional media are trying to adapt to a bloggier, more opinionated age … — James Poniewozik

Verb

blogging \ ˈblȯ-​giŋ How to pronounce blog (audio) , ˈblä-​ \ noun
Many soldiers also find blogging a useful way to help deal with reorientation to civilian life in the United States—what Vietnam vets called being "back in the world." — Brad Knickerbocker

Examples of blog in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun The contractor, Dan Gilmore, wrote in a blog post that he was fired for reporting his complaints to higher-ups. Nomaan Merchant, The Christian Science Monitor, 19 May 2022 In a blog post, a member of the Deus Finance DAO said the stablecoin didn’t have enough USDC to back it because of a hacking in March in which $3 million of crypto was stolen. Fortune, 19 May 2022 Margaret Dorn, head of ESG Indices, North America at S&P Dow Jones Indices, which produces the list, said in a blog post that Tesla was held back by its lack of a low carbon strategy and codes of business conduct. Matt Mcfarland, CNN, 18 May 2022 Disney executives declined to comment publicly about the Pride Collection but referred to a blog post published Monday by Lisa Becket, senior vice president for global marketing, who described herself as a member of the LGBTQIA+ community. Hugo Martínstaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 18 May 2022 In the second film, Laura will go through a transformation that brings changes in her relationship, according to a Netflix blog. Naman Ramachandran, Variety, 7 Apr. 2022 According to the TicketIQ blog, prices for the round of 16 games Thursday averaged $423 per seat for the round of 16 games, which pit Gonzaga against Arkansas at 4 p.m. followed by Duke against Texas Tech. Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle, 24 Mar. 2022 Ukraine’s air defense network is still operational, and according to the Oryx blog—a defense website run by two military analysts—Ukrainian forces have destroyed at least 24 aircraft, from fighters to attack helicopters. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 16 Mar. 2022 This year, the ceremony's 79th edition, it was whittled down to a live-blog, instead of a telecast, nominees, a red carpet, a host, journalists or even a livestream. NBC News, 10 Jan. 2022 Recent Examples on the Web: Verb Revenues ballooned all the way to $51.7 billion, an increase of 20% year-over-year, according to the official investors relations blog post. Jon Markman, Forbes, 26 Jan. 2022 To avoid alpha-gal, Matthis and Nichols—who blog about alpha-gal syndrome as the Two Alpha Gals—had to dramatically restructure their diets and their lives. Sarah Zhang, The Atlantic, 25 Apr. 2022 That means making money but also making time to blog about dreams, her labradoodle and her fear of becoming a Silicon Valley has-been at age 26. Matt Wirz, WSJ, 16 Apr. 2022 Those who miss the live event can find a recording the following Wednesday on the Gold Notes blog. Jamie Gold, Forbes, 18 Jan. 2022 Those who miss the live event can find a recording the following Wednesday on the Gold Notes blog. Jamie Gold, Forbes, 18 Jan. 2022 According to Natalie Lue, founder of the self-help blog Baggage Reclaim, Ye has exhibited a pattern of inserting himself into Kardashian's narrative, controlling her narrative and re-attaching himself to her. Jenna Ryu, USA TODAY, 4 Mar. 2022 There are so many mediums of communication, from emails and letters to blog posts and social media. Patrick Coleman, Forbes, 10 Dec. 2021 San Diego journalist Doug Porter recently pointed out in his Words & Deeds blog that studies elsewhere have countered the notion that bike lanes hurt businesses. San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of blog

Noun

1999, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

1999, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for blog

Noun

short for Weblog

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23 May 2022

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“Blog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/blog. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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More Definitions for blog

blog

noun
\ ˈblȯg, ˈbläg \

Kids Definition of blog

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a Web site on which someone writes about personal opinions, activities, and experiences

blog

verb
blogged; blogging

Kids Definition of blog (Entry 2 of 2)

: to write a blog

Other Words from blog

blogger noun

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