American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Informal A computer application.
- n. computing An application (program), especially a small one designed for a mobile device.
- From application. (Wiktionary)
- Short for application. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“CHARTIER At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.”
“What finally fixed it for me was to re-install the applications using the package manager, by running: cd/data/app for app in *. apk; do pm install - r $app; done”
“Next, we dropped flash_session_cookie_middleware. rb in the app/middleware directory. require 'rack/utils' class FlashSessionCookieMiddleware def initialize (app, session_key = '_session_id') @app = app”
“At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.”
“DAVIDCHARTIER At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.”
“[body] end end class MyMiddleware def initialize (app) @app = app end def call (env) @app. call (env) end end use MyMiddleware run BasicRackApp. new”
“Well, strictly speaking the term app is short for the application which refers to any piece of software that works on a software system of sorts.”
“Microsoft on Tuesday filed its latest argument with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, which included the opinions of a linguistic expert who supported the software giant's argument that the term "app store" was generic and shouldn't be trademarked by Apple.”
“Microsoft Corp. and Apple Inc. have both hired linguists to serve as experts in the tech titan's ongoing battle over whether or not the government can grant a trademark for the term "app store.”
“Apple also argued that its competitors have several alternatives to using the term "app store," pointing to the fact that competitors use terms such as "marketplace" to refer to central download locations for mobile applications.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘app’.
A list of 3-letter words which cannot be formed by adding a letter to a 2-letter word (see Ken Clark's word lists found at http://www.seattlescrab...
Words that evoke creativity
As an ESL (English as a second language) learner, I think this sort of list would be most utile.
Words created by removing the end of a longer or original word. See also Fun with Aphesis.
My Tag Cloud
short, sweet, epic, catchy, sassy, sexy & sizzling.
( personal list, randomness )
Looking for tweets for app.