- a label, as an integer, symbol, or other set of characters, designating a location, register, etc., where information is stored in computer memory.
- a set of characters designating an email account: Her email address ends in “.net,” not “.com.”
- a set of characters designating the location of a website or a particular computer or other device on a network: He visits that website so often that its complete address comes up whenever he types its first letter into the address bar.See also URL
verb (used with object), ad·dressed, ad·dress·ing.
verb (used without object), ad·dressed or ad·drest, ad·dress·ing. Obsolete.
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Example sentences from the Web for addresser
He was an Addresser of Hutchinson in 1775, and during the siege he passed the winter in Boston.
In 1774 he was an addresser of Hutchinson, and the same year appointed mandamus councillor.
In 1775 he was an Addresser of Gage, and was ordered, in consequence, to confine himself to his own leasehold.
In 1774 Mr. Joy was an addresser of Hutchinson, and in 1775 of Gage.
In June of that year he became an "addresser" to Governor Hutchinson.
British Dictionary definitions for addresser
verb -dresses, -dressing or -dressed or obsolete, or poetic -drest (tr)
- to speak or write tohe addressed himself to the chairman
- to apply oneself tohe addressed himself to the task