password

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

pass +‎ word.

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password (plural passwords)

  1. A word used to gain admittance or to gain access to information; watchword.
  2. (computing) A string of characters used to log in to a computer or network, to access a level in a video game, etc.

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Verb[edit]

password (third-person singular simple present passwords, present participle passwording, simple past and past participle passworded)

  1. (computing, transitive) To protect with a password.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1983, borrowing from English password.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpʰɑːsˌwœːd̥]

Noun[edit]

password n (singular definite passwordet, plural indefinite password or passwords)

  1. (computing) password

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English.

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password f (invariable)

  1. (computing) password