# How does jQuery.filter() method work in jQuery?

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The jQuery filter() method will return elements matching a specific criteria. The following are the parameters for the jQuery.filter() methods,

 S.No Parameter Description 1 criteria This specifies a selector expression, or one or more elements. These elements are returned from a group of selected elements. 2 function(index) This specifies a function to run for every element. This is an optional parameter.

## Example

You can try to run the following code to work with jQuery.filter(),

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<script>
$(document).ready(function(){$("p").filter(".myclass").css("background-color", "gray");
});
</script>
</html>