What does online mean?

Definitions for online
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word online.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. on-line, onlineadjective

    being in progress now

    "on-line editorial projects"

  2. on-line, onlineadjective

    connected to a computer network or accessible by computer

    "an on-line database"

  3. on-line, onlineadjective

    on a regular route of a railroad or bus or airline system

    "on-line industries"

Wiktionary

  1. onlineadverb

    Describes actions performed over the internet.

    He works online.

  2. onlineadjective

    Describes a system which is connected (generally electrically) to a larger network.

  3. onlineadjective

    Available over the Internet.

    I prefer to read the online newspapers.

  4. onlineadjective

    connected to the internet

    I'll be online tonight, so I'll be able to reply to your email.

  5. onlineadjective

    Available on a computer system, even if not networked.

    Press the F1 key to access the online help.

  6. onlineadjective

    Describes a system that is active, particularly building facilities (such as power) or a factory or power plant.

Editors Contribution

  1. online

    Active on the internet.

    There are lots of interesting facts and things to learn online.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  

Anagrams for online »

  1. El Nino, El Niño, Lonnie

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of online in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of online in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of online in a Sentence

  1. Austan Goolsbee:

    The Fed should absolutely be paying attention to what's happening online.

  2. Michael Steinbach:

    We've seen lots of places, online media, forums, social media, where there have been calls to conducting lone wolf attacks in your home country through a variety of means, not necessarily a sophisticated technique, but use what you have, use the tools you have and conduct an attack, they are using it successfully, I might add, to spot, assess, identify, target folks outside of war zones.

  3. Michelle Ercanbrack:

    Start with what you know and build your tree online.

  4. Elias Aboujaoude:

    Within depression [and] suicidality, there is very little in terms of studies that show that online therapy is appropriate for somebody who is highly depressed, that is not someone who I would feel comfortable recommending online therapy for at this stage.

  5. Oliver Heckmann:

    It actually changed with mobiles and what users expect from an online service like Google.

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