Definition of 'screensaver'
Example sentences containing 'screensaver'
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The screensaver on the monitor in front of him was swirling silently around, endlessly spinning patterns in front of his eyes. HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (2002)The word game which automatically appeared onscreen when the screensaver had been on for over ten minutes, came into view. JUST BETWEEN US (2002)Taking a deep breath, he went back to his desk and stared at the screensaver swirling silently in the corner. HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (2002)
Trends of 'screensaver'
Used Rarely. screensaver is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'screensaver'
British English: screensaver /ˈskriːnseɪvə/ NOUN
A screensaver is a moving picture which appears on a computer screen when the computer is not being used.
- American English: screensaver
- Arabic: شَاشَةٌ تَوَقُّف
- Brazilian Portuguese: screensaver
- Chinese: 屏幕保护程序
- Croatian: zaštitnik ekrana
- Czech: šetřič obrazovky
- Danish: screen-saver
- Dutch: screensaver
- European Spanish: protector de pantalla
- Finnish: ruudunsäästäjä
- French: économiseur d’écran
- German: Bildschirmschoner
- Greek: προφύλαξη οθόνης
- Italian: salvaschermo
- Japanese: スクリーンセーバー
- Korean: 화면 보호기
- Norwegian: skjermbeskytter
- Polish: wygaszacz ekranu
- European Portuguese: protetor de ecrã
- Romanian: protecție ecran
- Russian: экранная заставка
- Spanish: protector de pantalla
- Swedish: skärmsläckare
- Thai: โปรแกรมรักษาจอภาพ
- Turkish: ekran koruyucusu
- Ukrainian: заставка
- Vietnamese: chương trình bảo vệ màn hình
Definition of screensaver from the Collins English Dictionary
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