update (plural updates)
- An advisement providing more up-to-date information than currently known.
- He gave me an update on the situation in New York.
- A change in information, a modification of existing or known data.
- I just made an update to the Wikipedia article on guerillas.
- An additional piece of information. An addition to existing information.
- I just made an update to my blog about my trip to Rome.
- A modification of something to a more recent, up-to-date version; (in software) a minor upgrade.
- Our database receives an update every morning at 3 AM.
- I have a couple of updates to install on your laptop.
- A version of something which is newer than other versions.
- You should try the update: it rocks.
- French: mise à jour, actualisation, update
- German: Aktualisierung, Update
- Italian: aggiornamento, attualizzazione
- Portuguese: atualização
- Russian: обновле́ние
- Spanish: actualización
update (updates, present participle updating; past and past participle updated)
- (transitive) To bring (a thing) up to date.
- I need to update my records to take account of the most recent transaction.
- (transitive) To bring (a person) up to date: to inform (a person) about recent developments.
- Update me on what happened while I was away.
- French: mettre à jour, actualiser, updater (computing)
- German: aktualisieren, auf den neuesten Stand bringen, auf den jüngsten Stand bringen, aufdatieren
- Italian: aggiornare, attualizzare
- Portuguese: atualizar
- Russian: обновля́ть
- Spanish: actualizar