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Definition of click-bait

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: "cutie."
Definitions include: outdoors.
Definitions include: a worthless small program.
Definitions include: acronym for "I am not your lawyer".
Definitions include: "ta-ta for now", i.e. "goodbye for now."
Definitions include: acronym for "on my way".
Definitions include: to hack, with the result being something quickly and sloppily created, or modified to solve a particular problem.
Definitions include: acronym for "I think I'm going [to] be sick" or "I think I'm gonna be sick".
Definitions include: "application."
Definitions include: acronym for "thank you".
Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.
Definitions include: one-off solutions that deal with some special case, rather than a more all-encompassing solution.
Definitions include: acronym for "shut the fuck up".
Definitions include: An annoying fool; idiot. (Used extensively on IRC).
Definitions include: to kick someone off of a network connection.

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Other terms relating to 'bait':

Definitions include: a person who reports the misdeeds of another; "snitch"; "tattle-tale".
Definitions include: to tell on someone; "snitch".
Definitions include: to give up.
Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".
Definitions include: to defecate.
Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: a person under the age of consent for sex - i.e. you would probably be sent to jail for having sex with them
Definitions include: acronym for jail bait.
Definitions include: take a shit.
Definitions include: do not mess with underage girls.
Definitions include: a load of feces

Other terms relating to 'click':

Definitions include: one kilometer.
Definitions include: remote control, usually for a television.
Definitions include: a full set of dentures.
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: Buying something online that you can't, or don't want to explain.
Definitions include: a greeting similar in form to "What's up?" or "What's crackin'?", but more related to new trends on the Internet.

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