The <dd> tag in HTML stands for definition description and is used to denote the description or definition of an item in a description list. Paragraphs, line breaks, images, links, lists can be inserted inside a <dd> tag. The <dd> tag in HTML is used along with <dl> tag which defines the description list and <dt> tag which defines the terms in the description list. The <dd> tag requires a starting, but the end tag is optional.
<dd> Contents... </dd>
Example 1: Below programs illustrate the <dd> element in HTML.
Example 2: This example uses the <dd> tag with display property.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer