Definition of 'search engine'
Example sentences containing 'search engine'
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The internet service providers and search engines should fund policing of the internet. The Sun (2013)The search engine will link results more closely to the region of the person making the enquiry. The Sun (2006)It also has a search engine of its own. Christianity Today (2000)It has also suffered from ferocious competition from internet search engines. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Most of the big search engines had enough cash to fund their operations for a good while longer. DOT.CON (2001)This is why the search engine finds results for you while you are still entering the search terms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company was founded in 2005 to help clients improve their visibility on search engines. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The court decided individuals have a right to ask internet search engines to delete links to web pages that contain information about them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And they pointed out some Internet search engines where you can look for used and rare books. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)The search engine giant is cutting back its workforce - although not the permanent staff. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Bosses at the search engine say the simpler font will work better on tiny screens and make the firm the best known in the world. The Sun (2015)Unusual phrases in students' essays should be run through internet search engines to establish whether they have been lifted. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But they have little power over foreign websites that can easily be found on UK search engines. The Sun (2015)This weekend the board will discuss whether to sell its core internet business, in effect dismantling the world's original internet search engine. Times, Sunday Times (2015)FACEBOOK last night launched a new search engine - that finds hidden facts about users' friends. The Sun (2013)Now Coral wants a new law, under which internet search engines and service providers would pay a levy to fund the policing of the web. The Sun (2013)Once a request is approved, the web link is removed from the search engine results in all EU countries. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I was a bit ahead of the curve with my search engine, charging for targeted text listings two years before Google. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'search engine'
British English: search engine /sɜːtʃ ˈɛndʒɪn/ NOUN
A search engine is a computer program that searches for documents on the Internet.
- American English: search engine
- Arabic: مُحَرِّكُ البَحْث
- Brazilian Portuguese: mecanismo de pesquisa computador
- Chinese: 搜索引擎
- Croatian: pretraživač
- Czech: vyhledávač internet
- Danish: søgemaskine
- Dutch: zoekprogramma
- European Spanish: motor de búsqueda
- Finnish: hakukone
- French: moteur de recherche
- German: Suchmaschine
- Greek: μηχανή αναζήτησης
- Italian: motore di ricerca
- Japanese: 検索エンジン
- Korean: 검색 엔진
- Norwegian: søkemotor
- Polish: wyszukiwarka
- European Portuguese: motor de busca computador
- Romanian: motor de căutare
- Russian: поисковая система
- Spanish: motor de búsqueda
- Swedish: sökmotor
- Thai: กลไกการหาข้อมูลบนอินเตอร์เน็ต
- Turkish: arama motoru
- Ukrainian: система пошуку
- Vietnamese: công cụ tìm kiếm
Definition of search engine from the Collins English Dictionary
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