Facebook

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English

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Etymology

From facebook.

Pronunciation

  • (UK, US) enPR: fāsʹ-bo͝ok, IPA(key): /ˈfeɪs.bʊk/
  • (file)

Proper noun

Facebook

  1. (trademark) A social-networking website where users can find acquaintances or "friends", exchange messages, and post updates.

Translations

Noun

Facebook (plural Facebooks)

  1. A personal web profile on the Facebook social-networking site.
    • 2015 March 27, “To the Well-Intentioned but Ignorant Parents of Teenagers.”[1], Kayla Nicole's Blog, at cutestpkever.wordpress.com:
      You might have a Facebook. So do I. And so does my mom and my grandma and all of her friends. But you know who doesn’t have a Facebook? Your kid’s friends.

Verb

Facebook (third-person singular simple present Facebooks, present participle Facebooking, simple past and past participle Facebooked)

  1. (intransitive) To use the social-networking site Facebook.
  2. (transitive) To send a message or leave a comment on Facebook.
    Facebook me the details later.

Derived terms

Related terms

Translations


Danish

Etymology

Borrowed from English Facebook.

Proper noun

Facebook

  1. Facebook

See also


Dutch

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

Etymology

Borrowed from English Facebook.

Proper noun

Facebook ?

  1. Facebook

Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfei̯sbuːk/, [ˈfe̞i̯s̠buːk]

Proper noun

Facebook

  1. Facebook

Declension

Inflection of Facebook (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Facebook
genitive Facebookin
partitive Facebookia
illative Facebookiin
singular plural
nominative Facebook
accusative nom. Facebook
gen. Facebookin
genitive Facebookin
partitive Facebookia
inessive Facebookissa
elative Facebookista
illative Facebookiin
adessive Facebookilla
ablative Facebookilta
allative Facebookille
essive Facebookina
translative Facebookiksi
instructive
abessive Facebookitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Facebook (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Facebookini Facebookimme
2nd person Facebookisi Facebookinne
3rd person Facebookinsa

Synonyms


German

Etymology

From English Facebook.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛɪ̯s.bʊk/, /ˈfeːs-/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Face‧book

Proper noun

Facebook n (genitive Facebooks, no plural)

  1. Facebook

Usage notes

  • Facebook is not normally used with an article; when one is used, it is the neuter article (see citations).

Declension

References


Polish

Etymology

From English Facebook.

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Facebook m

  1. Facebook
Declension

Synonyms


Portuguese

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Facebook m

  1. Facebook (a social-networking website)

Spanish

Etymology

From English Facebook.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈfejsbuk/, [ˈfe̞jzβ̞uk]

Proper noun

Facebook m

  1. Facebook (a social-networking website)