word wrap

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

word wrap (uncountable)

  1. (computing) A word processing feature which automatically adjusts lines of text to fit within the page margins. Words exceeding the margins are set to begin a new line.
    Synonym: wraparound

VerbEdit

word wrap (third-person singular simple present word wraps, present participle word wrapping, simple past and past participle word wrapped)

  1. (computing) To adjust lines of text in this manner.