What does chrome mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chromeverb

    another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments

  2. chrome, chromium-plateverb

    plate with chromium

    "chrome bathroom fixtures"

  3. chromeverb

    treat with a chromium compound


  1. chromenoun

    Another name for chromium when used to plate other metals.

  2. chromenoun

    The basic structural elements used in a graphical user interface, such as window frames and scroll bars, as opposed to the content.

  3. chromeverb

    To plate with chrome.

  4. Etymology: From chromium


  1. Chrome

    Chrome is a song written by Anthony Smith and Jeffrey Steele and recorded by American country music artist Trace Adkins. It was released in September 2002 as the third and final single and title track from his 2001 album of the same name. It peaked at number 10 on the United States Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart. Before its release as a single, "Chrome" was the B-side to the album's first single, "I'm Tryin'."


  1. chrome

    Chrome, short for Google Chrome, is a web browser developed by Google that is designed for efficiency and ease of use. It is known for its speed, security, and stability, as well as its simple and clean interface. The term "chrome" is also used to refer to the visible graphical interface of a computer program, especially the title bars, menus, icons, and toolbars. Additionally, in a more physical relation, chrome can also refer to chromium, a type of metallic element that is shiny and resistant to tarnishing often used for plating other metals.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chromenoun

    same as Chromium

  2. Etymology: [From Chrome, n.]


  1. Chrome

    Chrome is an American experimental rock group founded in San Francisco, California in 1975. Chrome took part of their inspiration for their rough and sometimes chaotic music from punk pioneers like The Stooges. The sound of the group was often coarse and featured heavy elements of feedback and distortion. Their experiments in mixing synthesized noise with rock instrumentation have been cited as a forerunner of industrial rock music.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. chrome

    [from automotive slang via wargaming] Showy features added to attract users but contributing little or nothing to the power of a system. “The 3D icons in Motif are just chrome, but they certainly are pretty chrome!” Distinguished from bells and whistles by the fact that the latter are usually added to gratify developers' own desires for featurefulness. Often used as a term of contempt.

Rap Dictionary

  1. chromenoun

    Gun. "Now I gotta follow him home with the chrome" -- Ice Cube (Robbin' hood).

  2. chromenoun

    Chrome wheel. "Sittin' on da chrome" -- Masta Ace Inc..

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  1. chrome

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of chrome in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Reifers:

    Whether you're in privacy mode or not, your IP address always has to be known by the recipient because when Chrome Browser sends the request to get data, the server that's receiving the request needs to know where to send that data back to.

  2. Paul Gennai:

    Where a user downloads a search app from the screen, we'll also ask them whether they want to change Chrome's default search engine the next time they open Chrome.

  3. Alex Ainslie:

    These days, people are spending a lot of time in their browsers to get things done, whether for work, school or something else, and while some write out a formal to-do list to keep track of tasks, for others, their to-do list is their tabs in Chrome.

  4. Jonathan Rochelle:

    Personally-identifiable Chrome Sync data in GAFE accounts is only used to power features in Chrome for that person, for example allowing students to access their own browsing data and settings, securely, across devices.

  5. The Jets:

    Inspired by a Stealth Fighter Jet, the new helmet shell features a matte black finish, the Stealth Black helmet also includes a chrome green face mask, which is an extension of the team's current green helmet shell. The helmet decal has also been updated with a white keyline – pulling together all three team colors on the helmet – green, white and black.

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