information bubble

[ in-fer-mey-shuhn buhb-uhl ]

  1. Digital Technology. a pop-up image or window on a website with supplementary information: The gallery website has information bubbles with artist biographies and other interesting facts that appear when you hover the pointer over a painting.

Origin of information bubble

First recorded in 1940–45

Words Nearby information bubble Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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