What does upload mean?

Definitions for upload
ˈʌpˌloʊdup·load

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. upload(verb)

    transfer a file or program to a central computer from a smaller computer or a computer at a remote location

Wiktionary

  1. upload(Noun)

    Such a file transfer.

  2. upload(Verb)

    to transfer data or files from a peripheral or subordinate system to a larger or more central one; especially from a personal computer to an Internet server.

    You will have to convert your photograph to a jpg format if you wish to upload it.

Freebase

  1. Upload

    To transfer a file or program to a central computer from a smaller computer or a computer at a remote location.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. upload

    1. [techspeak] To transfer programs or data over a digital communications link from a system near you (especially a smaller or peripheral client system) to one further away from you (especially a larger or central host system). A transfer in the other direction is, of course, called a download 2. [speculatively] To move the essential patterns and algorithms that make up one's mind from one's brain into a computer. Those who are convinced that such patterns and algorithms capture the complete essence of the self view this prospect with pleasant anticipation.

Editors Contribution

  1. upload

    To transfer data.

    They did upload their data efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upload in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upload in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of upload in a Sentence

  1. Chris Church:

    All the customer has to do is upload their design and specs and then press ‘Order,’.

  2. Elle Mills:

    You need to build trust with your audience and they need to know that they're going to come every week and be able to see a video from you, once you gain that community and that trust, then I think that's when you're able to be a little looser with your upload schedule.

  3. Toe Zaw Latt:

    You have to make the file size very small, you have to upload to a particular network to get it out of Myanmar. Then people outside will access the cloud and upload, i had to take risk on a daily basis to get internet access. You have to share [ network connection ] and you can not let them know you are uploading files, as it is very scary.

  4. Theo Bertram:

    Through our investigations, we learned that groups operating on the dark web made plans to raid social media platforms including TikTok, in order to spread the video across the internet, what we saw was a group of users who were repeatedly attempting to upload the video to our platform.

  5. Chelsea Manning:

    After this upload, that's all I really have got left, curious eyes never run dry in my experience.

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