upload

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Pronunciation[change]

  • Verb:
    • (UK) IPA: /əpˈləʊd/
    • (US) IPA: /ˈʌpˌloʊd/ or /əpˈloʊd/
  • Noun:
    • (UK) IPA: /ˈʌpˌləʊd/
    • (US) IPA: /ˈʌpˌloʊd/

Verb[change]

Plain form
upload

Third-person singular
uploads

Past tense
uploaded

Past participle
uploaded

Present participle
uploading

  1. (transitive) If you upload something, you transfer it from the computer you are using to a remote computer with an internet connection.
    I tried to upload the image, but I got an error.
  2. (intransitive) If something is uploading, it is transferring from one computer to another using an internet connection.
    Seth got some coffee while his file was uploading.

Noun[change]

Singular
upload

Plural
uploads

  1. An upload is the act of uploading a file or the file that is uploaded.
    I can't believe the upload failed again!

Related words[change]