JavaScript Objects The Strings Object- search() - Javascript Objects

What is JavaScript String - search() Method?

This method is used to execute the search for a match between a regular expression and this String object.


the syntax is as follows −

Argument Details

regexp − A regular expression object. If a non-RegExp object obj is passed, it is implicitly converted to a RegExp by using new RegExp(obj).

Return Value

If successful, the search returns the index of the regular expression inside the string. Otherwise, it returns -1.


Try the following example.


Contains Apples

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