softkey

or soft key

[ sawft-kee, soft- ]
/ ˈsɔftˌki, ˈsɒft- /

noun Computers.

any key on a keyboard, as a function key, that can be programmed.

Nearby words

  1. softener,
  2. softening of the brain,
  3. softhearted,
  4. softie,
  5. softish,
  6. softly,
  7. softly-softly,
  8. softness,
  9. softs,
  10. software

Origin of softkey


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