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blog Syllabification: blog

Definition of blog in English:

noun

A regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style.
Example sentences
  • I wish they'd introduce a system for rating bus drivers like they do on blog listing sites.
  • Some blogs are product fan sites, and let the raves and rants about a product live under one roof.
  • We can watch it bubble up from blogs and activist sites and spread like a playground rumor.
Synonyms
blog, online journal/diary

verb (blogs, blogging, blogged)

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1Add new material to or regularly update a blog: it’s about a week since I last blogged
More example sentences
  • I knew what blogs were and had read some out of political interest, but had not blogged myself.
  • I'm in Atlanta, and I am blogging from the public library this morning.
  • This article reminded me that there is a whole section of the business world that I have never really blogged about - franchising.
1.1 [with object] Write about (an event, situation, topic, etc.) in a blog: he blogged the Democratic and Republican national conventions as an independent
More example sentences
  • He's blogging the entire process of starting a company.
  • I'll be blogging the event, with a full write-up next week.
  • We've been faithfully blogging Australian gaming news since 1998.

Origin

1990s: shortening of weblog.

Words that rhyme with blog

agog, befog, bog, clog, cog, dog, flog, fog, grog, hog, Hogg, hotdog, jog, log, nog, prog, slog, smog, snog, sprog, tautog, tog, trog

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