Definition of Easter egg
- a feature of a computer program or electronic device that is only accessible via a set of commands, clicks, and/or keystrokes that aren't listed in the official documentation.
Microsoft Excel 97 has a flight simulator Easter egg.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
- Common types of Easter eggs include small games, a list of people responsible for the creation of the software, and political messages.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: When you click on a link on the web and the link takes you to a site other than where you had anticipated it to go.|
|Definitions include: product(s) announced far before any release (even beta) has been made.|
|Definitions include: not ready for widespread use, viewing, distribution, consumption, etc.|
|Definitions include: misspelling of Google.|
|Definitions include: to contact a person via an Internet-based "Instant Messaging" service, such as MSN Instant Messenger or AOL Instant Messenger.|
|Definitions include: the World Wide Web.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "my life is great".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "shut your ass up".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "on my way".|
|Definitions include: to repair or fix something that has been hosed.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "good game."|
|Definitions include: something that spreads through the internet in the same way that a virus spreads between organisms.|
|Definitions include: This theorem has been traced to the mathematician E'mile Borel in 1913, and was first popularized by the astronomer Sir Arthur Eddington.|
|Definitions include: to be under the influence of drugs.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "one of my followers".|
Slang terms with the same root words
Other terms relating to 'easter':
|Definitions include: a Christian who attends church only on Christmas, Easter and Mother's Day.|
Other terms relating to 'egg':
|Definitions include: a bad person.|
|Definitions include: like popping a girls cherry|
|Definitions include: to throw (usually raw) eggs at.|
|Definitions include: to antagonize into further action.|
|Definitions include: extremely full after consuming food or drink.|
|Definitions include: a good person.|
|Definitions include: American football.|
|Definitions include: to be embarrassed.|
|Definitions include: money saved up, usually to buy a home.|
|Definitions include: to risk everything on a single unlikely event.|
|Definitions include: to hit one's head hard enough to cause disorientation or damage.|
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