- 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.
Origin of share1
Definition for sharing (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for sharing
A few years back, designer John Galliano was fined by the government for sharing just such anti-semitic sentiments in public.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead|Luke O’Neil|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The rapid rise of the sharing economy is changing the way people around the world commute, shop, vacation, and borrow.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With its growing ubiquity, there is no denying the influence of the sharing economy this holiday.
The transportation service—and others like it—epitomize what the sharing economy is all about.
When it comes to tangible gifts, the sharing economy really starts to flex its holiday disrupting muscle.
Everything we do will be done with the intention of sharing with each other the directions in which we want our marriages to grow.Marriage Enrichment Retreats|David Mace
But in this case, as in so many others, she has shared Imperial burdens, while not sharing Imperial freedom and power.The Case For India|Annie Besant
A storm had rendered the roads almost impassable, keeping most of the aged and infirm from sharing in this glorious pastime.
Timothy brought home daily some little delicacy for her, which none of the rest thought of sharing.Timothy Crump's Ward|Horatio Alger
A big water snake was sharing his involuntary bath with him.The Boy Scouts' Mountain Camp|John Henry Goldfrap
British Dictionary definitions for sharing (1 of 2)
Derived Formssharable or shareable, adjectivesharer, noun
Word Origin for share
British Dictionary definitions for sharing (2 of 2)
Word Origin for share
Idioms and Phrases with sharing
In addition to the idiom beginning with share
- share and share alike
- lion's share