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1. keystroke

noun. ['ˈkiːˌstroʊk'] the stroke of a key; one depression of a key on a keyboard.

Synonyms

  • key stroke

Etymology

  • key (English)
  • keye (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • stroke (English)
  • stroken (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Keystroke

  • backstroke
  • ladbroke
  • masterstroke
  • pembroke

Example sentences of the word keystroke


1. Verb, past participle
The abbreviation expander proves beneficial to students who not only struggle with writing but have slower keystroke ability.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Watch for anything with a name that looks like it could be a keystroke logger.

3. Verb, past tense
Here are the Windows keystroke combinations for accented letters:

4. Adjective
You can install a program on a computer in your home or business to track keystroke history.

5. Foreign word
One limitation is that keystroke encryption software typically only thwarts software keyloggers though, not hardware keylogging devices.

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