Definition of shill
a person who speaks favorably about something they have a vested interest in, while pretending to be impartial.
Last edited on Sep 14 2009. Submitted by
Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA
on Sep 14 2009.
an accomplice; a person who helps and abets another for the purpose of manipulating the thoughts or actions of a third party.
The potential customers did not know that a shill was among them, helping the salesman by praising the product and pretending to make a purchase. The college professor used graduate students as
shills to screen new students before admitting them into his program.
Last edited on Jan 24 2016. Submitted by
on Jan 24 2016.
A poor kid named CockRocket on Steam that uses the term without knowing what it is. Tries to harass others for buying games it cannot afford
Last edited on Dec 29 2016. Submitted by
on Dec 29 2016.
verb Slang terms with the same meaning
Other terms relating to ' miscellaneous insults (list of)':
Definitions include: a person who adopts an overtly friendly attitude towards those in authority in hopes of gaining a more favorable position in the workplace.
Definitions include: bland, uninspired, boring, or insipid.
Definitions include: a person with major emotional issues.
Definitions include: a person who acts without thinking.
Definitions include: a person who behaves in an exaggerated way simply to attract attention.
Definitions include: a person who has problems using modern technology.
Definitions include: a person who isn't good at life.
Definitions include: A term invented in 2003 by American columnist Dan Savage to disparage US Senator Rick Santorum due to his statements about homosexuality.
Definitions include: a person who regards or treats people who are not of their own religion with with hatred and intolerance.
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: an expression of anger; " bite me"; " fuck off".
Definitions include: a person who causes problems.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; " cool".
Definitions include: a boring, humorless person; " wet blanket".
Definitions include: a mess; something useless; something unappealing.
Slang terms with the same root words
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Definitions include: chauvinistic form of address for a female.
Definitions include: acronym for "people of color."
Definitions include: to frequently want sweet foods.
Definitions include: to scare someone extremely bad; " scare the crap out of".
Definitions include: A female who, like its namesake: hits the spot when drinking or doing methamphetamine, whose contents are of unknown -or of questionable- origin, comes back at inopportune times (like indigestion), and may regret eating the day after.
Definitions include: what is she doing
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated.
Definitions include: acronym for "best buddy friend forever".
Definitions include: a prostitute. Definitions include: an admonishment that curiosity can be dangerous.
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