[ mahy-kroh-blawg, ‐blog ]
/ ˈmaɪ kroʊˌblɔg, ‐ˌblɒg /
verb (used without object), mi·cro·blogged, mi·cro·blog·ging.
to post very short entries, as a brief update or a photo, on a blog or social media website: A lot of people were microblogging during the crisis.
a blog that is smaller than a traditional blog and contains very short entries.
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OTHER WORDS FROM microblogmi·cro·blog·ger, noun
Words nearby microblog
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Example sentences from the Web for microblog
On Wednesday, Yu announced her imminent retirement from the sport on her microblog.
The world is raving about the Twitter revolution, but the attention hasn't made the microblog any more profitable.
British Dictionary definitions for microblog
/ (ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ) /
a blog in which there is a limitation on the length of individual postings
Derived forms of microblogmicroblogger , nounmicroblogging , noun
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