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Definition of "webmail" []

  • A service for sending, receiving, and/or storing email, usually on a remote web server, in such a way that it is accessible through a web browser. (noun)
  • The email thus stored. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "webmail" in a sentence
  • "Drafting a long important e-mail in webmail and then hitting “send” only to find your session has timed out and the e-mail is * gone*."
  • "Though this is miles and miles better than the privacy that plain webmail delivers, there are a couple of ways in which this is less than perfect -- the system doesn't protect the To: and From: and Subject: information in your email; an adversary might be able to harm you just by knowing the fact that you've gotten encrypted mail from a specific person."
  • "Update - webmail is busted, I'll deal with that in the morning."