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Definition of click-bait

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: very cold.
Definitions include: see e-penis.
Definitions include: This definition is questionable and is pending deletion.
Definitions include: of software, poorly built due to the accumulation of code written over a long period of time.
Definitions include: Speculation about the origin of the term includes the custom of the Easter Egg hunt observed in the U.S. and many parts of Europe, as well Faberge' eggs containing hidden objects.
Definitions include: to play with a Hacky Sack (footbag.)
Definitions include: a cable connector device with either two male or two female connectors on it, used to connect mismatched cables.
Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) forever".
Definitions include: a Twitter user.
Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) for life".
Definitions include: a form of shareware where, in lieu of the "registration" fee, the author asks that users donate to a charity.
Definitions include: to contact a person via an Internet-based "Instant Messaging" service, such as MSN Instant Messenger or AOL Instant Messenger.
Definitions include: acronym of "laugh out loud" or "laughing out loud."
Definitions include: a metaphorical substance that increases a website's rankings in Google search results.

Slang terms with the same root words

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 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: 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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