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) censored in hope of resolving 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: lies; "bullshit".|
|Definitions include: to defecate; "poop".|
|Definitions include: without warning.|
|Definitions include: the best at something; "the man".|
|Definitions include: "asshole."|
|Definitions include: Torture.|
|Definitions include: of a product, as-is rather than custom-built.|
|Definitions include: the act of being a slut.|
|Definitions include: a girl with some particular negative quality.|
|Definitions include: to join an online discussion and pretend to be an independent member of the community.|
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