The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation
You may have seen in the news that Google is researching methods to censor the web. Google's censorship is nothing new: they've been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. You can read more about Google's censorship here.

Definition of context switch

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: a metaphorical hammer that is wielded by operators or moderators when banning one or more users from an online community.
Definitions include: acronym for "in my, not so humble opinion".
Definitions include: acronym for "what you doing" i.e. "what are you doing".
Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.
Definitions include: "I see".
Definitions include: acronym for "fuck off and die".
Definitions include: "alright".
Definitions include: acronym for "thank you so much".
Definitions include: acronym for "thanks in advance".
Definitions include: According to Oxford University Press Blog:
Definitions include: "that".
Definitions include: the words and phrases that are (mostly) unique to communication on the world wide web.
Definitions include: acronym for "cannot be unseen".
Definitions include: acronym for "too long; didn't read."
Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on the floor laughing".

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'switch':

Definitions include: A term referring to an action that can cause hostility.
Definitions include: when a person normally speaks in a certain manner but then switches to the colloquial style with whom he or she is currently conversing.
Definitions include: a bisexual

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(1)  
No longer use it(0)  
Heard it but never used it(0)  
Have never heard it(2)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 3 votes: 4%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/context-switch">context switch</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/context-switch context switch]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.