digital citizen

[ dij-i-tl sit-uh-zuhn, ‐suhn ]

  1. a person who develops the skills and knowledge to effectively use the internet and other digital technology, especially in order to participate responsibly in social and civic activities: We're teaching students how to become good digital citizens.

Origin of digital citizen

First recorded in 1990–95

word story For digital citizen

See internet.

Other words from digital citizen

  • dig·i·tal cit·i·zen·ship, noun

Words Nearby digital citizen Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023