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: "technology".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "in other words".|
|Definitions include: low-quality software.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "I'm not an expert".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "in my opinion".|
|Definitions include: a word that has come to be an acronym (or is viewed by some as an acronym) when it was not originally an acronym.|
|Definitions include: "Freeware" was originally the trademark of "PC-Talk" author Andrew Fluegelman.|
|Definitions include: In the United States, "your mileage may vary" is the standard disclaimer given along with estimates of the mileage of motor vehicles.|
|Definitions include: The human nervous system, as opposed to computer hardware or software.|
|Definitions include: a subject that has been known to use up a significant amount of discussion time, without participants coming to a consensus.|
|Definitions include: online chatting acronym for "age, sex, location?" That is, an inquiry into a person's age, gender, and location.|
|Definitions include: "serious business".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "I Don't Believe You."|
|Definitions include: to repair or fix something that has been hosed.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "no fucking idea".|
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: to use Ecstasy (MDMA).|
|Definitions include: to have taken Ecstasy (MDMA) and be physically at the peak of the drug's effect.|
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