Definition of APPLICATION

  1. (noun)the act of bringing something to bear; using it for a particular purpose
  2. (noun)a verbal or written request for assistance or employment or admission to a school
  3. (noun)the work of applying something
  4. (noun)a program that gives a computer instructions that provide the user with tools to accomplish a task
  5. (noun)liquid preparation having a soothing or antiseptic or medicinal action when applied to the skin
  6. (noun)a diligent effort
  7. (noun)the action of putting something into operation