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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: "LOL" with the O replaced with an E.
Definitions include: "about".
Definitions include: to send a short message to someone or call them briefly, often to enquire about their availability.
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Definitions include: a person who imitates others, especially in fashion, tastes, etc.
Definitions include: a person without cable television.
Definitions include: an expression of anger; "bite me"; "fuck off".
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Definitions include: a feminine female.
Definitions include: general derogatory term for a female.
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Definitions include: a person who has problems using modern technology.
Definitions include: to take advantage of.
Definitions include: a total failure.
Definitions include: exhausted, not well.
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Other terms relating to 'lurk':

Definitions include: to hang out.

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