Definitions for hardwareˈhɑrdˌwɛər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hardware(noun)

    major items of military weaponry (as tanks or missile)

  2. hardware, ironware(noun)

    instrumentalities (tools or implements) made of metal

  3. hardware, computer hardware(noun)

    (computer science) the mechanical, magnetic, electronic, and electrical components making up a computer system

Wiktionary

  1. hardware(Noun)

    Fixtures, equipment, tools and devices used for general-purpose construction and repair of a structure or object. Also such equipment as sold as stock by a store of the same name, e.g. hardware store.

    He needed a hammer, nails, screws, nuts, bolts and other assorted hardware, so he went to the hardware store.

  2. hardware(Noun)

    Equipment.

    military hardware

  3. hardware(Noun)

    The part of a computer that is fixed and cannot be altered without replacement or physical modification; motherboard, expansion cards, etc. Compare software.

  4. hardware(Noun)

    Electronic equipment.

  5. hardware(Noun)

    Metal implements.

  6. hardware(Noun)

    A firearm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hardware(noun)

    ware made of metal, as cutlery, kitchen utensils, and the like; ironmongery

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hardware' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4441

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hardware' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4252

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hardware' in Nouns Frequency: #1790


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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • হার্ডওয়্যারBengali
  • maquinariCatalan, Valencian
  • hardware, zbraňCzech
  • våben, hardware, isenkram, maskinel, udstyr, maskineDanish
  • Hardware, EisenwarenGerman
  • σιδηρικά, είδη κιγκαλερίας, βαρύς στρατιωτικός εξοπλισμός, ηλεκτρονικός εξοπλισμός, δομικά υλικά, υλισμικό, υλικούGreek
  • aparataroEsperanto
  • fierros, hardware, arma de fuegoSpanish
  • rautatavara, tuliase, rauta, laitteistoFinnish
  • arme à feu, quincaillerie, matérielFrench
  • crua-earraíIrish
  • bathar-cruaidhScottish Gaelic
  • yiarnreyManx
  • hardwareItalian
  • ハード, ハードウェアJapanese
  • 굳은모, 하드웨어Korean
  • hardwareLatin
  • perkakasanMalay
  • ħardwerMaltese
  • hardwareDutch
  • maskinvareNorwegian
  • sprzętPolish
  • hardware, ferragensPortuguese
  • hardware, dotare tehnică, aparatură, echipament, aparatajRomanian
  • оборудование, хардвер, аппаратураRussian
  • ڳڻپيوگري, سامگريSindhi
  • željezarija, tvrdovlje, sklopovlje, tvrdotvorina, hardver, strojna oprema, čvrstovlje, strojevina, računalna sklopovska podrškaSerbo-Croatian
  • hårdvara, maskinvaraSwedish
  • donanımTurkish

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