Definition of 'cursor'
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`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)
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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
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