Definition of dialog box in English:

dialog box

(British dialogue box)

noun

Computing
  • A small area on screen in which the user is prompted to provide information or select commands.

    • ‘Any users who get the unexpected prompt may dismiss the dialogue box and continue working.’
    • ‘This tip was written in Visual LISP and includes a dialog box to select the symbols you want to use.’
    • ‘The print dialog box provides several additional options including image scaling, pagination, paper orientation and print color.’
    • ‘The code displays a dialog box that lets the user choose which edits to accept or reject.’
    • ‘He said that every time he tried to type in the information in the config dialog box nothing would show up.’

Pronunciation:

dialog box

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