HTML dl Tag

HTML dl Tag specifies a description list. The word dl stands for description list. The description list contains terms and their description.

Syntax of HTML dl Tag

The Syntax of HTML dl Tag is shown below, It has both starting and ending tags.

<dl>list</dl>

Usage of HTML dl Tag

HTML dl Tag is used to make a description list.

HTML dl tag is used with dd tag and dt tag.

HTML dl tag is a block level element.

Example of HTML dl Tag

Simple example of HTML dl Tag is shown below.

<dl>
  <dt>HTML</dt>
  <dd>Hyper Text Markup Language</dd>
  <dt>CSS</dt>
  <dd>Cascading Style Sheet</dd>
</dl>

Output

The output of above HTML code is shown below.

HTML
Hyper Text Markup Language
CSS
Cascading Style Sheet

Browser Support for HTML dl Tag

HTML dl Tag is supported by all major browsers including Safari and Internet Explorer.

Global Attributes Support in HTML dl Tag

The HTML dl Tag supports all Global Attributes.

Event Attributes Support in HTML dl Tag

The HTML dl Tag supports all Event Attributes.

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