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Meaning & Definition of File in English

English

File

/faɪl/

noun

1. A set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together

    synonym:
  • file
  • ,
  • data file

2. A line of persons or things ranged one behind the other

    synonym:
  • file
  • ,
  • single file
  • ,
  • Indian file

3. Office furniture consisting of a container for keeping papers in order

    synonym:
  • file
  • ,
  • file cabinet
  • ,
  • filing cabinet

4. A steel hand tool with small sharp teeth on some or all of its surfaces

  • Used for smoothing wood or metal
    synonym:
  • file

verb

1. Record in a public office or in a court of law

  • "File for divorce"
  • "File a complaint"
    synonym:
  • file
  • ,
  • register

2. Smooth with a file

  • "File one's fingernails"
    synonym:
  • file

3. Proceed in line

  • "The students filed into the classroom"
    synonym:
  • file

4. File a formal charge against

  • "The suspect was charged with murdering his wife"
    synonym:
  • charge
  • ,
  • lodge
  • ,
  • file

5. Place in a container for keeping records

  • "File these bills, please"
    synonym:
  • file
  • ,
  • file away

Examples of using

I'll try to change the file format then.
Is it possible to recover a file deleted from the bin?
I forgot to save the file before switching off.