Definition of microblog in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˌblɒɡ/


A social media site to which a user makes short, frequent posts: she announced her retirement on her microblog, bidding farewell to the sport
More example sentences
  • A blog or microblog could help gather information and build an audience prior to the presentation, while allowing for an expanded conversation after it is over.
  • Her initial post on the Twitter-like microblog Weibo was forwarded tens of thousands of times.
  • More and more bloggers are using microblogs as their primary publishing tool.


Early 21st century: from micro- + blog.

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