Definition of blog in English:

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blog

Pronunciation: /blɒɡ/

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'm talking about a tightly woven group of citizens united by web cams, blogs, pod casts and instant messages.
  • Insider blogs - employee blogs, sanctioned but not controlled by the company they work for.
  • A blog, or web log to give the term its full name, is basically a journal available for other people to read on the web.

verb (blogs, blogging, blogged)

[no object]
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: abbreviation 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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