Examples from the Web for cursor
Dora is seen getting dressed as a mermaid by a cursor being manned by some omniscient game player.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Hover over an area with your cursor to see the distance between where you are and the nearest clinic.
Do a video search and you instantly get a giant page of thumbnails—roll the cursor over one and it starts playing right there.
Cursor, having animated his men with these observations, led them on to battle.The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six|Titus Livius
Hover the cursor over the underscored text to see the nature of the correction.Shelley and the Marriage Question|John Todhunter
The original text appears when hovering the cursor over the marked text.
The original spelling appears when hovering the cursor over the marked text.The Mandarin's Fan|Fergus Hume
Hover the cursor over the underlined text to see a pop-up Transcriber's Note.Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino, Volume I (of 3)|James Dennistoun
British Dictionary definitions for cursor
Word Origin and History for cursor
computer sense is 1967 extension of name for the sliding part of a slide rule or other instrument (1590s), earlier "a running messenger" (c.1300), from Latin cursor "runner," also "errand-boy," from curs-, past participle stem of currere "to run" (see current (adj.)).