Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “toggle”

toggle

noun [C] (COMPUTER SWITCH)    /ˈtɒɡ.l̩/ US  /ˈtɑː.ɡl̩/
a key or button on a computer that is pressed to turn a feature on and then off: Select the function you require by pointing to the toggle (= image of a button on the screen ) with the mouse and then clicking .Computer hardware
(Definition of toggle noun (COMPUTER SWITCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of toggle

More definitions for “toggle”

Translations of “toggle”

Word of the Day

drizzle

to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More