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Definition of lurker

lurker

noun

  • peeping tom.
    We can't park here, there are too many lurkers.

    Last edited on Nov 26 1999. Submitted by Patrick B. from River Ridge, LA, USA on Nov 26 1999.

  • Someone who browses internet forums, but does not contribute to the discussion by adding their own posts or new threads.

    Last edited on Sep 30 2010. Submitted by Anonymous on Sep 30 2010.

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Definitions include: a particular class of "off-by-one" errors in which the intuitive answer is incorrect.
Definitions include: the real world, as opposed to the "virtual" world of computers, also known as cyberspace.
Definitions include: acronym for "way TMI", i.e. "way too much information".
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Definitions include: acronym for "not work safe".
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Other terms relating to 'miscellaneous insults (list of)':

Definitions include: a person who speaks favorably about something they have a vested interest in, while pretending to be impartial.
Definitions include: an expression of anger; "bite me"; "fuck off".
Definitions include: a person who isn't good at life.
Definitions include: a feminine female.
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Definitions include: an insult to one.
Definitions include: derogatory.
Definitions include: a person who behaves in an exaggerated way simply to attract attention.
Definitions include: a person who talks too much.
Definitions include: with poor personal hygiene / promiscuous / generally gross.
Definitions include: to rapidly inhale a cigarette's fumes.
Definitions include: a person with liberal political beliefs.
Definitions include: a poorly-behaved or immoral person, especially amongst good people.
Definitions include: a stupid person; "moron"; "idiot".
Definitions include: "oaf"; "klutz"; "dope".

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Other terms relating to 'lurk':

Definitions include: to hang out.

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