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Definition of click-bait

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: code whose overall structure is difficult to understand.
Definitions include: to change something in a small, mindless way.
Definitions include: acronym for "I miss you so fucking much."
Definitions include: a post to a discussion forum that is intended to incite flames.
Definitions include: to write a spec (specification.)
Definitions include: acronym for "do the right thing".
Definitions include: a friend, usually white.
Definitions include: to cause a software or hardware bug to become evident.
Definitions include: a metaphorical substance that increases a website's rankings in Google search results.
Definitions include: "Oh my God."
Definitions include: "what do you think".
Definitions include: a "mode" of human operating in which a collection of similar, unpleasant tasks are performed in one sitting.
Definitions include: "elite."
Definitions include: something that indicates poor choices made elsewhere in a code base.
Definitions include: acronym for "I don't even know".

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 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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