Meaning of password
Pronunciation: (pas'wûrd", päs'-), [key]
- a secret word or expression used by authorized persons to prove their right to access, information, etc.
- a word or other string of characters, sometimes kept secret or confidential, that must be supplied by a user in order to gain full or partial access to a multiuser computer system or its data resources. Cf.
- password (Thesaurus)