marquee

Definitions

Computing

  • noun the area selected by a selection tool
  • noun a piece of text that moves slowly across the screen, used as a special feature of a webpage

Construction

Electronics

  • In computer graphics, a dotted line that frames a selected object, such as a picture. When the dots of said line move or flash, also called marching ants.

Media Studies

  • noun a very large tent with straight sides that can be rolled up or removed, used for large gatherings such as parties, product launches, sales, and exhibitions
  • noun a piece of text that scrolls across a screen horizontally or vertically in a highlighted band

Travel

  • noun a very large tent, used for wedding receptions, prize-givings, etc.
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