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Definition of a 404

404

adjective

  • missing or misplaced.
    My car keys are 404.
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    Last edited on Jul 29 2012. Submitted by Eric B. from Fort Worth, TX, USA on Aug 10 1998.

noun

verb

  • to not know or temporarily forget; "draw a blank".
    Sorry, I'm 404ing.
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    Last edited on Jul 29 2012. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile) on Aug 04 2009.

origin

  • 404 is the web code for "web page not found."

    Last edited on Jul 17 2007. Submitted by Anonymous on Jul 17 2007.

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Other terms relating to 'bad, poor, sucks, common, generally displeasing':

Definitions include: anything displeasing.
Definitions include: very badly.
Definitions include: bad or displeasing.
Definitions include: displeasing.
Definitions include: not cool.
Definitions include: "terrible" + "bad".
Definitions include: appearing tired, run down, "beat," etc.
Definitions include: unattractive or undesirable.
Definitions include: confused, ruined; "messed up".
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Definitions include: bad or inferior.
Definitions include: sexual contact.
Definitions include: inadequate or displeasing.
Definitions include: to be bad or displeasing.
Definitions include: "shit".

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

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Definitions include: activism via hacking.
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Definitions include: acronym for "in other words".
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Definitions include: "screenshot".
Definitions include: "with you".
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Definitions include: an emphatic "Okay," via a doubled "k".

Other terms relating to 'lost, missing, misplaced':

Definitions include: acronym for "missing in action".

Other terms relating to 'to forget':

Definitions include: to temporarily forget.
Definitions include: lacking excitement or people; "boring".
Definitions include: to forget; have one's mind "go blank".
Definitions include: forget about something bad that happened in the past.
Definitions include: to completely forget.
Definitions include: "I dunno", i.e. "I don't know".
Definitions include: to lose one's concentration.

Other terms relating to 'uncool person, jerk, asshole (general insults - list of)':

Definitions include: annoying, stupid, worse than all others, etc.
Definitions include: a useless or low-class person.
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Definitions include: unpleasant or annoying person. Used as an insult.
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Definitions include: "bitch".
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Definitions include: a disliked person.
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Definitions include: external female genitalia.

Other terms relating to 'unintelligent person, idiot':

Definitions include: a stupid person or someone that you don't know and don't like.
Definitions include: a rejected retard.
Definitions include: an unintelligent person.
Definitions include: something extremely boring, idiotic and/or stupid.
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Definitions include: a snowboarder.
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Definitions include: good friend; "buddy".
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Definitions include: To get smart with someone or in other words trying to be funny.
Definitions include: coitus.
Definitions include: "embarrassed".
Definitions include: breast.
Definitions include: completely naked.
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