Definition of upload in English:


Syllabification: up·load


Pronunciation: /ˈəpˌlōd
, ˌəpˈlōd
[with object]
Transfer (data) from one computer to another, typically to one that is larger or remote from the user or functioning as a server: Compare with download. you can upload your prepared text software is uploaded and downloaded
More example sentences
  • Obviously, this describes building a very simple web site and uploading it to the Internet.
  • The next time the program connected to the Internet to send mail, it uploaded the log file.
  • The major benefit of broadband service over dial up service is the website uploading speed.
transfer, send, transmit


Pronunciation: /ˈəpˌlōd
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1An act or process of uploading data: they are also adding the ability to pause an upload if you need to go off and do something else the site allowed the upload of videos
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  • Andrew attempted to start the upload of Gem River only to discover that he could only upload one game at a time per client.
  • The upload took about 2 minutes over my broadband connection.
  • The upload took a couple of hours.
1.1A file or set of files that has been uploaded: an upload of the track is streaming below
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  • The same photo can be found in the Mobile Uploads section of her Facebook page.
  • I was really confused when I checked twitter and saw all those strange uploads.
  • His front page is slightly misleading, all the images are recent uploads of the same subject.

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