digital citizen

[ dij-i-tl sit-uh-zuh n, ‐suh n ]
/ ˈdɪdʒ ɪ tl ˈsɪt ə zən, ‐sən /


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.

Related forms

digital citizenship, noun

Word story Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019