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So we should preserve it. I don't think that digital storage is necessarily a good thing, but I definitely think that digital manipulation is interesting.
Sean Booth

Meaning of "digital" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DIGITAL

digital  [ˈdɪdʒɪtəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIGITAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Digital can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES DIGITAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Digital

Digital may refer to: ▪ Digital data, data that is represented using discrete values In technology: ▪ Digital computer, a computer handling information represented by discrete values ▪ Digital electronics, electronic circuits representing signals by discrete bands of analog levels, rather than by a continuous range ▪ Digital media, media that store digital data ▪ Digital signal, a discrete-amplitude signal or bitstream signal In music: ▪ D.I.G.I.T.A.L., an album by KRS-One ▪ "Digital" ▪ "Digital", a song by T-Pain from Three Ringz ▪ "Digital", a song by Soulja Boy from The DeAndre Way In other uses: ▪ Digital: A Love Story, a 2010 indie video game by Christine Love ▪ Digital Equipment Corporation or Digital, a computer company ▪ Vitalis Takawira or Digital, professional football player...

Definition of digital in the English dictionary

The first definition of digital in the dictionary is of, relating to, resembling, or possessing a digit or digits. Other definition of digital is performed with the fingers. Digital is also representing data as a series of numerical values.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DIGITAL


capital
ˈkæpɪtəl
Capitol
ˈkæpɪtəl
fatal
ˈfeɪtəl
genital
ˈdʒɛnɪtəl
hospital
ˈhɒspɪtəl
interdigital
ˌɪntəˈdɪdʒɪtəl
it´ll
ˈɪtəl
little
ˈlɪtəl
marital
ˈmærɪtəl
midsagittal
ˌmɪdˈsædʒɪtəl
natal
ˈneɪtəl
orbital
ˈɔːbɪtəl
prenatal
priːˈneɪtəl
sagittal
ˈsædʒɪtəl
segetal
ˈsɛdʒɪtəl
skeletal
ˈskɛlɪtəl
subtitle
ˈsʌbˌtaɪtəl
title
ˈtaɪtəl
vegetal
ˈvɛdʒɪtəl
vital
ˈvaɪtəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIGITAL

digit
digital audio tape
digital camera
digital clock
digital compact cassette
digital computer
digital divide
digital fount
digital immigrant
digital map
digital mapping
digital native
digital pen
digital radio
digital recording
digital signature
digital switchover
digital television
digital TV
digital versatile disk

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIGITAL

chital
cital
coital
community hospital
congenital
cottage hospital
detrital
extramarital
general hospital
human capital
occipital
paid-in capital
risk capital
share capital
social capital
spital
teaching hospital
university hospital
venture capital
working capital

Synonyms and antonyms of digital in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «digital» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIGITAL

Find out the translation of digital to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of digital from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «digital» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

数字的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

digital
570 millions of speakers

English

digital
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

डिजिटल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

رَقْمِيّ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

цифровой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

digital
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ডিজিটাল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

numérique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Digital
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

digital
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

デジタルの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

디지털 방식의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Digital
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

kỹ thuật số
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டிஜிட்டல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डिजिटल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

dijital
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

digitale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cyfrowy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

цифровий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

digital
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ψηφιακός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

digitale
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

digital
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

digital
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of digital

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIGITAL»

The term «digital» is very widely used and occupies the 776 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIGITAL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «digital» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «digital» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about digital

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10 QUOTES WITH «DIGITAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word digital.
1
Dianna Agron
I have equal parts film and digital cameras in my collection. I think that there are ways to Photoshop photos so that they look like you shot them on film, but is that as rewarding? It just depends on the person.
2
Omar Ahmad
We live in a digital world, but we're fairly analog creatures.
3
Angela Ahrendts
I grew up in a physical world, and I speak English. The next generation is growing up in a digital world, and they speak social.
4
Herb Alpert
I'm sure I'll go back again and record in the digital process.
5
Alfred Amoroso
When combining the elements on the Total Guide Solution, we believe we are positioning it to be the starting point for consumers to discover and enjoy digital entertainment on their television. And our name changed to Rovi embodied the ability to be that homepage for consumer search through the TV.
6
John Battelle
As the border between physical and digital gets more permeable, a new kind of literacy emerges. And that literacy is built on a foundation of code - whether it's the codes of letters and words, or the code of bits and algorithms.
7
John Battelle
I started my career as a liberal arts major from Berkeley, wrote about enterprise IT for a few years, then followed my passion for the digital narrative into graduate school as well (also at Berkeley, the Oxford of the West or, perhaps, the Harvard - sorry Stanford!). My first project out of grad school was 'Wired' magazine.
8
Sean Booth
So we should preserve it. I don't think that digital storage is necessarily a good thing, but I definitely think that digital manipulation is interesting.
9
David Brenner
Digital brand integration is part of the evolution of product placement. It's simply another tool marketers use to get products integrated into shows. If you can put it in a package, we can put it in a show.
10
Julian Castro
I stand before you tonight as a young American, a proud American, of a generation born as the Cold War receded, shaped by the tragedy of 9/11, connected by the digital revolution and determined to re-elect the man who will make the 21st century another American century - President Barack Obama.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIGITAL»

Discover the use of digital in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to digital and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Digital Technology
Examines how the digital revolution is progressing.
Chris Woodford, 2006
2
How to Build a Digital Library
How to Build a Digital Library is the only book that offers all the knowledge and tools needed to construct and maintain a digital library, regardless of the size or purpose.
Ian H. Witten, David Bainbridge, David M. Nichols, 2009
3
Digital Filmmaking
The critically acclaimed director of Leaving Las Vegas offers a step-by-step tutorial in the art of using digital filmmaking technology, describing the equipment and its uses, the techniques of shooting a film, the editing process, the use ...
Mike Figgis, 2007
4
Born Digital: Understanding the First Generation of Digital ...
In Born Digital, leading Internet and technology experts John Palfrey and Urs Gasser offer a sociological portrait of these young people, who can seem, even to those merely a generation older, both extraordinarily sophisticated and ...
John Palfrey, Urs Gasser, 2013
5
Books in the Digital Age: The Transformation of Academic and ...
Books in the Digital Age will become a standard work on the publishing industry at the beginning of the 21st century.
John B. Thompson, 2005
6
Digital Storytelling: A creator's guide to interactive ...
Whether you're a writer, producer, director, project manager, or designer, 'Digital Storytelling' gives you all you need to develop a successful interactive project.
Carolyn Handler Miller, 2008
7
Digital Painting Techniques
"User level: intermediate to advanced 2D artists, concept artists, illustrators and matte painters"--P. [4] of cover.
‎2009
8
Digital Holography: Digital Hologram Recording, Numerical ...
Explains the principles and major applications of digital hologram recording and numerical reconstruction (Digital Holography).
Ulf Schnars, Werner Jüptner, 2005
9
The Whole Digital Library Handbook
A guidebook to the digital age for librarians offers coverage of such topics as blogs, wikis, digitization project planning, and podcasting.
Diane Kresh, Council on Library and Information Resources, 2007
10
Image Ethics in the Digital Age
'Image Ethics in the Digital Age' brings together leading experts in the fields of journalism, media studies, & law to address the challenges presented by new technology & assess the implications for personal & societal values & behavior.
Larry P. Gross, John Stuart Katz, Jay Ruby, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIGITAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term digital is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Greek island agrees to test digital currency—commentary - CNBC.com
I think Greece could use blockchain technology to create an asset-backed digital currency that would act as a complement to the current ... «CNBC, Jul 15»
2
Video Net Collective Digital Studio Sells to ProSieben | Media …
The shopping spree for online video networks isn't over, as traditional entertainment giants continue to absorb their digital disruptors. Collective ... «AdAge.com, Jul 15»
3
Is Digital Realty Trust About to Spend $2 Billion in a Consolidation …
For Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR), it seems to be "acquire or get left behind" time. Last month Reuters reported that the real estate investment ... «Motley Fool, Jul 15»
4
BBC micro:bit aims to turn children from digital consumers into …
In my personal opinion, that's an understatement. The strategy for the nation here is made clear: to create new jobs through digital innovation. «The Conversation UK, Jul 15»
5
Heidelberg Open House Shows Expanded Digital Portfolio
July 8, 2015—Heidelberg displayed its new and expanded digital portfolio at a recent open house held at its North American Print and ... «Printing Impressions, Jul 15»
6
Digital India Vision: eMudhra launches eSign services - The …
eSign can "revolutionise" the way business and governance is conducted in the country and pave the way for a digital transformation into a ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»
7
Outages at NYSE, United Airlines, WSJ.com expose digital
The cyberoutages came one after another: one of the nation's biggest airlines, its largest financial news publication and its main stock ... «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»
8
New-age Audi TT's special digital dash | Stuff.co.nz
The Audi's new-age digital dashboard, showing the full width of its satellite navigation. ROB MAETZIG/FAIRFAX NZ. The Audi's new-age digital ... «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
9
Bold Step on Privacy and Digital Rights | Just Security
Political and diplomatic tussles over surveillance programs and digital hacking in the US, Germany, Brazil, China, and beyond show just how ... «Just Security, Jul 15»
10
Digital Ocean raises $83 million to help developers move to its cloud …
After some time in the rumor mill, fast-rising cloud startup Digital Ocean is ... Digital Ocean specializes in cloud computing, which means ... «Fortune, Jul 15»

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