Standard widget toolkit

java, graphics
(SWT) The Eclipse Foundation’s framework for developing graphical user interfaces in Java. SWT is written in explicitly standard Java but uses the Java Native Interface to talk to a platform-native GUI library. SWT is the third major attempt to give Java a decent GUI framework, following AWT and Swing. Of the three, SWT is the most consistent with the native GUIs but its programming model is hard to port to non-Windows platforms.
Wikipedia (


Read Also:

  • Stand at ease

    see: at ease , def. 2.

  • Standaway

    adjective 1. (of a garment) designed or constructed to stand upright or extend outward from the body: a standaway collar.

  • Standby

    noun, plural standbys. 1. a staunch supporter or adherent; one who can be relied upon. 2. something upon which one can rely and therefore choose or use regularly. 3. something or someone held ready to serve as a substitute, especially a radio or television program used as a filler in case of cancellation of a […]

  • Stand-by

    verb (used without object), stood, standing. 1. (of a person) to be in an upright position on the feet. 2. to rise to one’s feet (often followed by up). 3. to have a specified height when in this position: a basketball player who stands six feet seven inches. 4. to stop or remain motionless or […]

Disclaimer: Standard widget toolkit definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.