Definition of weblog in English:

weblog

noun

  • full form of blog
    • ‘It stands to reason that had the series been set today, Laura would have had a weblog, not a diary.’
    • ‘Some weblogs actively appeal for people to send them links to stuff that they might like to post about.’
    • ‘If you run a weblog or website yourself we are also asking you to join in this campaign on your own site.’
    • ‘I think the time has come to accept that people who write weblogs are, at the end of the day, just acting as writers.’
    • ‘We also link to some of Britain's best weblogs, if you're looking for inspiration.’
    • ‘I think that is why individual weblogs have an impact where church websites do not.’
    • ‘Since when was it news that some weblogs get more traffic than others?’
    • ‘Many of the weblogs and sites I consult on a regular basis posted reviews and comments about the film.’
    • ‘Is there anyone out there who runs a site who feels that weblogs really need validation any more?’
    • ‘I'm still surprised by the number of people in the media who don't know what a weblog or a blog is.’
    • ‘Firstly, let's examine the split between readers with weblogs and readers without weblogs.’
    • ‘In my absence, you'll find plenty of fine reading in the weblogs and other sites listed in the sidebar.’
    • ‘Maybe clicking through links on various weblogs is not a good idea first thing on a Monday morning.’
    • ‘An asterisk next to the link shows that the weblog was updated within the last 3 hours.’
    • ‘When I look at other people's weblogs, I find it fascinating to look at photos of the blogger.’
    • ‘Blogging is creating your own weblog or blog by writing short entries on a website.’
    • ‘The site will also feature an hour-by-hour weblog of campaign events and news stories.’
    • ‘It is hard designing a personal site with more than just a weblog and has some serious stuff on it.’
    • ‘Are you interested in the political implications of weblogs and social software?’
    • ‘Smart pens have become the latest way to post messages to online diaries, or weblogs, while on the move.’
    description, report, version, story, narration, narrative, statement, news, explanation, exposition, interpretation, communiqué, recital, rendition, sketch, delineation, portrayal, tale
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Origin

1990s: from web in the sense ‘World Wide Web’ + log in the sense ‘regular record of incidents’.

Pronunciation

weblog

/ˈwɛblɒɡ/