Definition of cruft
noun - uncountable
- superfluous source code that has yet to be removed.
- in software, layers of poorly written source code that have accumulated over a great length of time.
There's so much cruft that there's no way we're going to be able to implement that feature on schedule.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: to arrive unexpectedly and uninvited, esp. to a social function such as a party or ceremony.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "just wondering".|
|Definitions include: acronym of "away from keyboard."|
|Definitions include: the words and phrases that are (mostly) unique to communication on the world wide web.|
|Definitions include: video log, running series of short videos posted online.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can see".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "ta-ta for now" (i.e. "goodbye for now.") Used mainly in computer-based conversation (instant messaging, email, text messaging, etc.)|
|Definitions include: a bug that makes hardware or software unusable.|
|Definitions include: abbreviated form of signal-to-noise ratio.|
|Definitions include: an unattractive female or one with a bad reputation.|
|Definitions include: From Dilbert's boss in the Dilbert comic strip.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) for life".|
|Definitions include: a person proficient in technology.|
|Definitions include: a person who has problems using modern technology.|
|Definitions include: used with a subject matter to refer to a person with deep, expert knowledge of that subject matter.|
Slang terms with the same root words
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|Definitions include: to have little or no money.|
|Definitions include: fat.|
|Definitions include: Clueless.|
|Definitions include: of a modification, performed so well that it appears to be stock or factory-like.|
|Definitions include: interjection expressing thought.|
|Definitions include: a stand-in name used to represent the everyman.|
|Definitions include: a greeting.|
|Definitions include: A crowded party, bar, or club that has a large percentage of attractive females.|
|Definitions include: to steal, especially a car.|
|Definitions include: stupid or ignorant.|
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