Definition of 'cursor'
Video: pronunciation of 'cursor'
Example sentences containing 'cursor'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
`Set the cursor on the return like I showed you before and give me a heading," Allen said. CORMORANT (2002)Another key-stroke superimposed a grid matrix on the screen, and with a cursor he began to take measurements. COMPULSION (2002)`With the bearing cursor on top of the return, 307 appears in the upper right window. CORMORANT (2002)
The search engine seemed to run for an eternity, the cursor turning into a ticking clock icon that stared out at him like a miniature eye. DO NO HARM (2002)
Trends of 'cursor'
Used Occasionally. cursor is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'cursor'
British English: cursor /ˈkɜːsə/ NOUN
On a computer screen, the cursor is a small, movable shape which indicates where anything typed by the user will appear.
He moved the cursor and clicked the mouse.
- American English: cursor
- Arabic: مُؤَشِّر
- Brazilian Portuguese: cursor
- Chinese: 游标
- Croatian: kursor
- Czech: kurzor
- Danish: cursor
- Dutch: cursor
- European Spanish: cursor
- Finnish: kohdistin
- French: curseur
- German: Cursor
- Greek: κέρσορας
- Italian: cursore
- Japanese: カーソル
- Korean: 커서
- Norwegian: markør
- Polish: kursor
- European Portuguese: cursor
- Romanian: cursor
- Russian: указатель
- Spanish: cursor
- Swedish: markör
- Thai: สัญลักษณ์บนคอมพิวเตอร์แสดงให้เห็นจุดที่พิมพ์ได้
- Turkish: imleç
- Ukrainian: курсор
- Vietnamese: con trỏ trên màn hình
Definition of cursor from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.