What does placeholder mean

I need a gist on what placeholder is and how it works

20th Feb 2021, 3:18 AM
Nana Kay
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It's gives a clue to the user on what is expected to be filled in the textbox
25th Apr 2021, 3:25 PM
Zool Jam Baq
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Nana Kay The placeholder attribute specifies a short hint that describes the expected value of a input field / textarea. The short hint is displayed in the field before the user enters a value.
20th Feb 2021, 3:55 AM
Mr. Unknown
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hi Nana Kay a placeholder is text in the box which often gives the user a prompt like “password” and dissapears when they enter anything see below... https://code.sololearn.com/WqKtaRVblN5D/?ref=app
20th Feb 2021, 3:22 AM
Ollie Q
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