- a digital file or document that can be accessed by specific users on a computer network, as for viewing, downloading, or making changes to it: I just sent you a share—can you improve the second paragraph?
- an act of sharing online content with specific users on a computer network: You can do a video share with friends and family.
verb (used with object), shared, shar·ing.
verb (used without object), shared, shar·ing.
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Definition for share (2 of 2)
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Example sentences from the Web for share
Proud of his small achievement, McKenzie shared a photo of his homemade creation on Facebook.
The company will disclose plans for the size and price range for the share sale in a later filing.Roblox files for IPO as pandemic drives video game growth|Verne Kopytoff|November 20, 2020|Fortune
It did not release a similar metric for its photo-sharing app Instagram.Facebook says it labeled 180 million debunked posts ahead of the election|Rachel Lerman, Heather Kelly|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
The three libraries that share buildings with recreation centers — Northwest One, Deanwood and Rosedale — were constructed between 2009 and 2012, but do not have enough space for meeting rooms.D.C. library system wants to build new branches, including a first in Adams Morgan|Julie Zauzmer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Defendant’s family is Jewish, and he did not share the same geographic ancestral ties as Plaintiff’s husband.Woman sues after learning ‘anonymous’ sperm donor was her own fertility doctor|Rachel Weiner|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Hence none felt any qualm as to the strong measures to be adopted towards the hostile sharer of the secret.Aletta|Bertram Mitford
There is another very important sharer in distribution—the interest-taker.Consumers and Wage-Earners|J. Elliot Ross
His face was bright and eager; he was full yet of the pleasure of the evening, and anxious to make her a sharer of it.The Wayfarers|Mary Stewart Cutting
I have often desired, ladies, to be a sharer in the good fortune of the man whose story I am about to relate to you.The Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. I. (of V.)|Margaret, Queen Of Navarre
But now, Little Jim seemed suddenly to have become an actual companion, a partner, a sharer in things as they were and were to be.Partners of Chance|Henry Herbert Knibbs
British Dictionary definitions for share (1 of 2)
Derived forms of sharesharable or shareable, adjectivesharer, noun
Word Origin for share
British Dictionary definitions for share (2 of 2)
Word Origin for share
Idioms and Phrases with share
In addition to the idiom beginning with share
- share and share alike
- lion's share