Definition of Rick roll
verb - transitive
- When you click on a link on the web and the link takes you to a site other than where you had anticipated it to go.
I got rick rolled into another website.This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.
- Also can apply to ending up in a different situation other than what you initially were led to believe, surprise outcome or fooled.
The sales rep rick rolled me into another product.This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.
- to trick people into clicking a link on the World Wide Web that (unexpectedly) directs to a page that plays Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up" music video.
You just got Rickrolled!
Citation from "The Assclown Offensive: How to Enrage the Church of Scientology", Wired, Julian Dibbell, September 2009 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
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Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: acronym for "in this thread".|
|Definitions include: to contact a person via an Internet-based "Instant Messaging" service, such as MSN Instant Messenger or AOL Instant Messenger.|
|Definitions include: a cable connector device with either two male or two female connectors on it, used to connect mismatched cables.|
|Definitions include: while "hacker" originally had positive connotations, it has since come to refer to individuals who sometimes use computers with malicious intent.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "in my experience".|
|Definitions include: any limited resource measured in units of area.|
|Definitions include: product(s) announced far before any release (even beta) has been made.|
|Definitions include: a programming language with strict, static typing.|
|Definitions include: video log, running series of short videos posted online.|
|Definitions include: of input used to test a program or an algorithm, specifically designed to make the test subject perform as poorly as possible.|
|Definitions include: the level to which something is bogus.|
|Definitions include: a single element in a graphical user interface.|
|Definitions include: "from what I understand".|
|Definitions include: a website with little or no content, consisting of mostly (or entirely) links to other websites.|
|Definitions include: This definition is questionable and is pending deletion.|
Slang terms with the same root words
Other terms relating to 'rick':
|Definitions include: "lick my balls" spoken with a stereotypical Asian accent.|
|Definitions include: to ruin, mess up.|
Other terms relating to 'roll':
|Definitions include: toilet paper.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "falling off chair, rolling on floor, laughing out loud".|
|Definitions include: rolling on the floor laughing|
|Definitions include: to start a process.|
|Definitions include: sex.|
|Definitions include: very easy to do.|
|Definitions include: a wad of currency in small denominations with a large denomination bill around the outside to make it look like more money.|
|Definitions include: An extremely painful event, akin to having your testicles overrun by a steamroller.|
|Definitions include: performing well.|
|Definitions include: To initiate an action.|
|Definitions include: "that's great!"|
|Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on floor laughing".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on floor laughing my ass off".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "rolling on [the] floor laughing my fucking ass off".|
|Definitions include: to use Ecstasy (MDMA).|
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