(noun, verb)


1. A file transfer to the local computer, especially one in progress.

- The download took longer than I expected.

2. A file that has been, or will be transferred in this way.

- I got the download but it wouldn't work on my computer.


1. transfer a file or program from a central computer to a smaller computer or to a computer at a remote location

Definition categories: possession, transfer

Sentences with download as a verb:

- You can download a trial version of the program for thirty days to determine whether you want to purchase the full version.

- I needed to download photos to a CD-ROM