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Definition of Google

Google

verb - transitive

  • to do an internet search on someone or something. From the name of the Google search engine. Note that this term has become generic: any search engine might be used to "Google" something.
    I googled him last night.

    Last edited on Apr 16 2013. Submitted by Susan from Oxford, PA, USA on Oct 28 2002.

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Other terms relating to 'to search':

Definitions include: to figure out something unknown.
Definitions include: to use a search engine to get information about a current or past love interest.
Definitions include: an unattractive female or one with a bad reputation.
Definitions include: acronym for "Google that shit".
Definitions include: in a non-computing context, to search.
Definitions include: misspelling of Google.
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Other terms relating to 'google':

Definitions include: acronym for "Google is your friend".
Definitions include: on the web, for many sites to link to a particular website using a particular phrase, such that the particular website is the first result when searching for the phrase.
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Definitions include: a Google query consisting of two words that returns a single search result.
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Definitions include: Surfing the web with a smartphone while on the toilet

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