Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “FTP”

FTP

noun [U]     INTERNET
abbreviation for file transfer protocol: a set of rules for sending files to and from a server (= central computer ) to other computers , using the internet : You can download the files from our FTP site .
(Definition of FTP noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of FTP

Word of the Day

prenuptial agreement

an official document signed by two people before they get married that says what will happen to their possessions and/or children if they divorce (= officially stop being married)

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