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Definition of lamer



  • An annoying fool; idiot. (Used extensively on IRC).
    He is such a lamer.

    Last edited on Mar 03 1999. Submitted by Steve C. from Australia on Mar 03 1999.

  • A geek or social loser. Also used as Lame-ass. Origin: Hackerspeak.
    He is such a lamer.

    Last edited on Dec 18 2000. Submitted by Allen G. on Dec 18 2000.

  • a person unskilled in computer use. Contract with elite.

    Last edited on Aug 14 2009. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile) on Aug 14 2009.

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Definitions include: acronym for "fuck my life."
Definitions include: acronym for "don't give a fuck."
Definitions include: in a non-computing context, to search.
Definitions include: a general exclamation.
Definitions include: "LOL" with the O replaced with an E.
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Definitions include: acronym for "if you don't like it, get the fuck out".

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Other terms relating to 'lame':

Definitions include: boring, dull, uninspired.
Definitions include: a disliked person.
Definitions include: an unintelligent person.
Definitions include: a lame person.
Definitions include: something lame.
Definitions include: acronym for "lame-ass mother fucker".

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