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Definition of lurker

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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':

Definitions include: acronym for "oh my God, what the fuck, barbecue."
Definitions include: software still under copyright, but which is no longer distributed, sold, or supported.
Definitions include: "I see".
Definitions include: A synonym of "swap out".
Definitions include: see ASLR.
Definitions include: an emphatic "Okay," via a doubled "k".
Definitions include: acronym for "you have been trolled", i.e. you have fallen victim to an internet troll.
Definitions include: acronym for "to the best of my knowledge."
Definitions include: acronym for "what's on your mind".
Definitions include: a "rule" of the internet stating that for any conceivable thing or situation, pornography has been created that depicts it.
Definitions include: acronym for "re-tweet."
Definitions include: acronym for "bulletin board system".
Definitions include: to act in an exaggerated style, usually to make people laugh.
Definitions include: a pejorative term for both the MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) and RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America), likening them to the mafia.
Definitions include: the general appearance of software or a website.

Other terms relating to 'miscellaneous insults (list of)':

Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: hippie-esque; "all-natural".
Definitions include: a person who wears only popular, name-brand clothing to look cool and dislikes people who do not wear the same type of clothes.
Definitions include: a person who is a noob.
Definitions include: offensive term for a homosexual male.
Definitions include: a stupid person; "moron"; "idiot".
Definitions include: acronym for "dear partner", i.e. one's unmarried significant other.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: a dork, dummy, oaf, etc.
Definitions include: a person without cable television.
Definitions include: a person who acts without thinking.
Definitions include: a person who gets a male excited by the high probability of later sex, but who has no intention of having sex with said male.
Definitions include: in "professional wrestling," a wrestler who intentionally loses to improve the image of the winner.
Definitions include: exhausted, not well.
Definitions include: someone who pretends to be a gangster.

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Other terms relating to 'lurk':

Definitions include: to hang out.

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