Definition of grok
verb - transitive
- to understand or comprehend on a very deep, fundamental level.
I totally grok the theory of relativity.
My boss groks C++.
Citation from "Arthur, Interrupted", The Tick (TV), Season 1 Episode 1 (2002) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Last edited on Oct 14 2011. Submitted by Jon R. from Denver, CO, USA
on Dec 09 1998.
- used of computer programs, to be able to handle.
Not many web browsers grok Gopher any more.
Last edited on Nov 15 2011. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile)
on Aug 14 2009.
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|Definitions include: someone who is zonked from drugs or drink or simply just doesn't have a clue|
|Definitions include: a young male seeking relations with older but hot females.|
|Definitions include: to do math.|
|Definitions include: A child of a thot|
|Definitions include: "class".|
|Definitions include: used to indicate an extreme condition or an excessive amount.|
|Definitions include: to flatulate.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "new amplifier day".|
|Definitions include: to end a relationship with.|
|Definitions include: a metaphorical place that one goes to when one isn't paying attention.|
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