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bookmark (ˈbʊkˌmɑːk

Definitions

noun

  1. Also called: : bookmarker a strip or band of some material, such as leather or ribbon, put between the pages of a book to mark a place
  2. (computing)
    1. an address for a website stored on a computer so that the user can easily return to the site
    2. an identifier placed in a document so that part of the document can be accessed easily

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verb

  1. (transitive) (computing)
    1. to identify and store (a website) so that one can return to it easily
    2. to place a bookmark in (a document)

Translations for 'bookmark'

  • British English: bookmark A bookmark is a narrow piece of card or cloth that you put between the pages of a book so that you can find a particular page easily.ˈbʊkˌmɑːk NOUN
  • Arabic: عَلَامَةٌ لـِحِفْظِ الصَفْحَةِ عَلَى الكِتَاب
  • Brazilian Portuguese: marcador de páginas
  • Chinese: 书签
  • Croatian: straničnik
  • Czech: záložkaknižní
  • Danish: bogmærke
  • Dutch: bladwijzer
  • European Spanish: marcador
  • Finnish: kirjanmerkki
  • French: marque-page
  • German: Lesezeichen Lesezeichen
  • Greek: σελιδοδείκτης
  • Italian: segnalibro
  • Japanese: しおり
  • Korean: 책갈피
  • Norwegian: bokmerke
  • Polish: zakładka
  • Portuguese: marcador de páginas
  • Romanian: semn de carte semne de carte
  • Russian: закладка
  • Spanish: marcador de página
  • Swedish: bokmärke
  • Thai: ที่คั่นหนังสือ
  • Turkish: kitap ayracı
  • Ukrainian: закладка
  • Vietnamese: thẻ đánh dấu trang

Example Sentences Including 'bookmark'

There was a note inside that she had apparently used as a bookmark.
Telushkin, Josef The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
The book remained in place, but the bookmark she noticed in it had changed places, suggesting either a very slow or a cyclic reading.
Anthony Masters CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
She switched on the table lamp and opened it at the bookmark.
Stewart, Michael Grace

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