Found 4 items, similar to file.
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English → English
n 1: a set of related records (either written or electronic) kept
together [syn: data file
2: a line of persons or things ranged one behind the other
[syn: single file
, Indian file
3: office furniture consisting of a container for keeping
papers in order [syn: 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
v 1: record in a public office or in a court of law; “file for
; “file a complaint”
2: smooth with a file; “file one's fingernails”
3: proceed in line; “The students filed into the classroom”
4: file a formal charge against; “The suspect was charged with
murdering his wife”
5: place in a container for keeping records; “File these bills,
[syn: file away
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Filed
; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To set in order; to arrange, or lay away, esp. as papers
in a methodical manner for preservation and reverence; to
place on file; to insert in its proper place in an
arranged body of papers.
I would have my several courses and my dishes well
filed. --Beau. & Fl.
2. To bring before a court or legislative body by presenting
proper papers in a regular way; as, to file a petition or
3. (Law) To put upon the files or among the records of a
court; to note on (a paper) the fact date of its reception
To file a paper, on the part of a party, is to place
it in the official custody of the clerk. To file, on
the part of the clerk, is to indorse upon the paper
the date of its reception, and retain it in his
office, subject to inspection by whomsoever it may
(f[imac]l), n. [F. file row (cf. Pr., Sp., Pg., &
It. fila), LL. fila, fr. L. filum a thread. Cf. Enfilade
1. An orderly succession; a line; a row; as:
(Mil.) A row of soldiers ranged one behind another; -- in
contradistinction to rank
, which designates a row
of soldiers standing abreast; a number consisting
the depth of a body of troops, which, in the
ordinary modern formation, consists of two men, the
battalion standing two deep, or in two ranks.
Note: The number of files in a company describes its width,
as the number of ranks does its depth; thus, 100 men in
would be spoken of as 25 files in 4
(b) An orderly collection of papers, arranged in sequence
or classified for preservation and reference; as,
files of letters or of newspapers; this mail brings
English files to the 15th instant.
(c) The line, wire, or other contrivance, by which papers
are put and kept in order.
It is upon a file with the duke's other letters.
(d) A roll or list. “A file of all the gentry.”
2. Course of thought; thread of narration. [Obs.]
Let me resume the file of my narration. --Sir H.
3. (computers) a collection of data on a digital recording
medium treated as a unit for the purpose of recording,
reading, storage, or indexing; -- such a file is typically
accessible by computer programs by the use of a file name.
The data may be of any type codable digitally, such as
simple ASCII-coded text, complex binary-coded data, or an
executable program, or may be itself a collection of other
, the act of firing by file, or each file
independently of others.
, the soldier at the front of any file, who
covers and leads those in rear of him.
, the marching of a line two deep, when faced
to the right or left, so that the front and rear rank
march side by side. --Brande & C.
, or Single file
, a line of people marching
one behind another; a single row. Also used adverbially;
as, to march Indian file.
, preserved in an orderly collection; recorded in
Rank and file
(a) The body of soldiers constituting the mass of an army,
including corporals and privates. --Wilhelm.
(b) Those who constitute the bulk or working members of a
party, society, etc., in distinction from the leaders.
, v. i. [Cf. F. filer.] (Mil.)
To march in a file or line, as soldiers, not abreast, but one
after another; -- generally with off.
To file with
, to follow closely, as one soldier after
another in file; to keep pace.
Have ever come too short of my desires,
Yet filed with my abilities. --Shak.
(f[imac]l), n. [AS. fe['o]l; akin to D. viji, OHG.
f[=i]la, f[=i]hala, G. feile, Sw. fil, Dan. fiil, cf. Icel.
[thorn][=e]l, Russ. pila, and Skr. pi[,c] to cut out, adorn;
perh. akin to E. paint.]
1. A steel instrument, having cutting ridges or teeth, made
by indentation with a chisel, used for abrading or
smoothing other substances, as metals, wood, etc.
Note: A file differs from a rasp in having the furrows made
by straight cuts of a chisel, either single or crossed,
while the rasp has coarse, single teeth, raised by the
pyramidal end of a triangular punch.
2. Anything employed to smooth, polish, or rasp, literally or
Mock the nice touches of the critic's file.
3. A shrewd or artful person. [Slang] --Fielding.
Will is an old file in spite of his smooth face.
, Cross file
, etc. See under Bastard
, a file having two sets of teeth crossing
, a steel blank shaped and ground ready for
cutting to form a file.
, a maker of files.
, a file having teeth of a grade next finer
, a file having only one set of parallel
teeth; a float.
, a file having teeth so fine as to make an
almost smooth surface.
, v. t.
1. To rub, smooth, or cut away, with a file; to sharpen with
a file; as, to file a saw or a tooth.
2. To smooth or polish as with a file. --Shak.
File your tongue to a little more courtesy. --Sir W.
, v. t. [OE. fulen, filen, foulen, AS. f?lan, fr. f?l
foul. See Foul
, and cf. Defile
, v. t.]
To make foul; to defile. [Obs.]
All his hairy breast with blood was filed. --Spenser.
For Banquo's issue have I filed my mind. --Shak.