- 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 addresses
Perhaps the most interesting and indeed relevant of this is the C2 (or Command and Control) addresses found in the malware.
These addresses were used by whoever carried out the attack to control the malware and can be found in the malware code itself.
It's a lot of pressure on host/producer Sarah Koenig, something she addresses in the beginning of the episode.
Never Can Say Goodbye also addresses what happens when the romantic notion dissipates.Writers to New York: I Wish I Knew How to Quit You|Molly Hannon|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He figured he could search online for the names and addresses of returning American soldiers.The Loser Who Wanted to Be the ISIS Agent Next Door|Michael Daly|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They had to hear our addresses and prayers and hymns; they had to listen to the intimation of our future meetings.The Story of John G. Paton|James Paton
It addresses itself to no slaves to weaken their obligations of obedience.The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Volume Two|Abraham Lincoln
We have two or three addresses given to us by an innkeeper we know, M. la Hurire.Chicot the Jester|Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Wenlock, on reaching home, found that his friends had been deeply impressed by the addresses they had heard.A True Hero|W.H.G. Kingston
I must get the foreman first, though, for I don't know the names or addresses of the other men.One of the 28th|G. A. Henty
British Dictionary definitions for addresses
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