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Synonyms for desktop

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. desktop(noun)

    the top of a desk

    background, screen background

  2. background, desktop, screen background(noun)

    (computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear

    setting, background signal, scope, backcloth, screen background, background knowledge, background, backdrop, ground

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    desktops, dashboard, at-your-desk, desk, dt, tabletop, desk-top

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  1. desktop

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How to use desktop in a sentence?

  1. King Digital:

    The sequential decrease in MUUs was reflected in both Web and mobile, but at a greater rate of decline on Web, which we believe is due to a continuing decline in overall Facebook desktop users.

  2. David Hill:

    Passive viewing is still children's number one activity, whether it's a video game, or laptop or desktop computer, children are still sitting.

  3. Stephen Nigro:

    We’ve made it very clear that it was more of an industrial-type machine 3D printer, there was a lot of, ‘don’t you guys get this [consumer] desktop trend? There you go again HP, you don’t get it.' But we were really clear in our convictions that the market wasn’t there with the current technology.

  4. Olga Vasileva:

    The design of desktop Wikipedia [ has ]... not seen any substantive changes for the past 10 years, leaving certain elements of the site's navigation feeling clunky and overwhelming.

  5. Marc Neveu:

    We didnt compute the high tides and low tides that each of the five moons experienced at the same time every few hours for 4.5 billion years to do that right, it would take about 20 years on a desktop computer.

Translations for desktop

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  • سطح المكتبArabic
  • sobretaula, escriptoriCatalan, Valencian
  • plochaCzech
  • Benutzeroberfläche, Arbeitsoberfläche, Desktop-Computer, SchreibtischflächeGerman
  • επιφάνεια εργασίας, επιτραπέζιος υπολογιστήςGreek
  • labortabloEsperanto
  • escritorio, sobremesaSpanish
  • دسکتاپPersian
  • bureauFrench
  • डेस्कटॉपHindi
  • skjáborð, borðtölvaIcelandic
  • デスクトップ, デスクトップコンピューター, 机の上Japanese
  • 탁상, 데스크톱, 바탕 화면Korean
  • работен простор, работна површинаMacedonian
  • atas meja, komputer mejaMalay
  • desktop, bureaubladDutch
  • desktopNorwegian
  • pulpitPolish
  • рабочий стол, столешница, настольный компьютерRussian
  • skrivbordSwedish
  • masaüstü, masaüstü bilgisayar, masa üstüTurkish
  • 桌面Chinese

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