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Meaning of FOLDER

Pronunciation:  'fowldur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  covering that is folded over to protect the contents
  2. [n]  a small book usually having a paper cover

FOLDER is a 6 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: booklet, brochure, leaflet, pamphlet
 See Also: blue book, book, covering, file folder, matchbook, ticket book



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fold"er\, n.
One who, or that which, folds; esp., a flat, knifelike
instrument used for folding paper.

Computing Dictionary

A directory in the sense of a collection of computer files. The term is more common in systems such as the macintosh or windows 95 which have a graphical user interface and provide a graphical file browser in which directories are traditionally depicted as folders (like small briefcases).

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a folder in your dream, suggests that you need to sort out your feelings and re-organize issues in your waking life, especially if you've experienced some trauma or turmoil recently. Consider the contents of the folder for additional clues.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: book end, book support, book table, book tray, book truck, bookcase, bookholder, booklet, bookrack, bookrest, bookshelf, bookstack, bookstand, brochure, chapbook, circular, comic book, folio, leaflet, pamphlet, portfolio, revolving bookcase, stack, tract