Folder - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfoʊldər|  American pronunciation of the word folder
Brit.  |ˈfəʊldə|  British pronunciation of the word folder


- a small book usually having a paper cover (syn: booklet, brochure, leaflet, pamphlet)
- covering that is folded over to protect the contents


...a folder offering tips for heating one's home efficiently...

She archived her e-mail messages in a folder on her hard drive.

He went to a filing cabinet and pulled out a large folder.

He carefully placed the folder back in his desk drawer.

Among the papers was a brown folder stamped 'SECRET'.

The downloads are all in this folder.

He created a new folder on his desktop.

he was still rumbling discontentedly when Pike returned bearing a folder of foolscap sheets

Please hang on while I get your folder

Word forms

singular: folder
plural: folders
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