screen reader

[ skreen-ree-der ]

nounDigital Technology.
  1. a piece of software that renders visual data as synthesized speech or Braille: Your social media posts would be more accessible for blind people and others using screen readers if you’d just add alt text to your images.

Origin of screen reader

First recorded in 1935–40 in the sense “a device for reading microfilm or microfiche”

Words Nearby screen reader Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024