Definition of web feed in English:

web feed

Pronunciation /ˈwɛb fiːd/


  • 1Printing
    The feed mechanism in a printing press designed to be supplied from large rolls of paper.

  • 2Computing
    An audio or video presentation broadcast over the World Wide Web.

  • 3A document used to provide links to new and updated content on a particular website, issued periodically to subscribers in a format that can be processed by software designed to display such documents.


Late 19th century; earliest use found in U.S. Patents. From web + feed.