Definition of status bar in English:

status bar

Syllabification: sta·tus bar

noun

Computing
  • A horizontal bar, typically at the bottom of the screen or window, showing information about a document being edited or a program running.
    More example sentences
    • These were usually put in your status bar along the bottom edge of your browser window.
    • The status bar gives users a lot of information and precise measurements of objects and tools.
    • The user is informed about this in the status bar for 2,000 milliseconds.

More definitions of status bar

Definition of status bar in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea