Definition of graphics tablet in US English:

graphics tablet


  • An input device consisting of a flat, pressure-sensitive pad which the user draws on or points at with a special stylus, to guide a pointer displayed on the screen.

    • ‘I can very much recommend using a graphics tablet with it, if you have that option.’
    • ‘So far, only graphics tablet users have been able to do anything with it.’
    • ‘In addition to filling out a form or signing a graphics tablet, a digital signature can also be a thumbprint.’
    • ‘All of the students had their own graphics tablets for digital sketching.’
    • ‘All you need is a graphics tablet, a device that recognizes scratches and scrawls made by a plastic pen and then translates those marks into digital form.’


graphics tablet

/ˈɡrafiks ˈtablət//ˈɡræfɪks ˈtæblət/