browsing browsing  /b ˈraʊ zɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) reading superficially or at random
  2. (n) the act of feeding by continual nibbling

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The site's selection is massive, and browsing is a breeze.
  2. While it's true that the iPhone accounts for more Web browsing than any other smartphone, it's also true that browsing the Web on it is still a suboptimal experience.
  3. Spending time browsing through the titles that are archived on the site comes so close to the feel of the actual thing that you might forget you're in a magazine matrix.

News

  1. Arsenal Transfer Rumors: The 4 Biggest Questions Arsene Wenger Must Address

    Any Internet-browsing Arsenal fan will be bombarded with transfer rumors during every online sojourn this summer. Most will be false, and many of those will neglect the team's actual needs. So where do the Gunners actually have to improve this summer? While Arsenal are not quite as bad as some of the more pessimistic pundits would have you believe, their fourth-place finish—and struggle to get ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. Green is where it’s at

    Browsing through the exhibits Sunday afternoon offered Sarah Garrett and her mother, Cheryl Taylor, the perfect opportunity to find ways to be more eco-friendly while also fulfilling a need.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Austin American-Statesman

  3. Police: Union Co. man caught browsing child pornography at public library

    A Union County man is behind bars after detectives said he was caught browsing child pornography at a public library. Deputies arrested Brandon Helms around noon Tuesday after they said a library patron noticed some disturbing images on Helms' computer and tipped off library workers. Investigators praised the quick actions of the employee, who used the library's security software to tap into ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

Quotes

  1. Steve Jobs said that he thought, "Windows users are going to be really impressed when they see how fast and intuitive web browsing can be with Safari," an opinion we can't quite concur with just yet, but with the program only in beta, it's...
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Steve Jobs Source: Digital-Lifestyles.Info

  2. "The idea of navigating the vastness of the web from such a small screen can be a daunting leap, which is why we have long committed to make the browsing experience you are familiar with from your PC, easy to do on your mobile phone," said Jon...
    on Sep 16, 2009 By: Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner Source: Inquirer

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