pound signpound sign
a symbol (#) on a button (pound key) on a keypad or keyboard
Origin of pound signsee pound (noun)
- The symbol (&sterling;) for a unit of currency, especially the pound sterling.
- The symbol (#) for a pound as a unit of weight.
(plural pound signs)
- (UK) The symbol Â£ representing the pound sterling.
- (US) The symbol # on a telephone.
pound sign - Computer Definition