Definition of spoiler
- something that reveals important plot elements or details from a work of fiction or non-fiction.
Citation from "You've Got Male", Happy Endings (TV), Season 1 Episode 9 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
- anything that ruins a person's pleasure of figuring out something unknown to them.
Person A: You're getting a road bike for Christmas.
Person B: WTF, man? Talk about a spoiler.
- Conscientious people are expected to announce a spoiler in advance, e.g. by including the word "spoiler" in the title of a post to a web-based forum, or verbally informing people nearby know that a conversation is going to include spoilers. This is called a "spoiler alert".
Subject: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (CONTAINS SPOILERS)
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Other terms relating to 'computer slang':
|Definitions include: acronym for "one of my followers".|
|Definitions include: acronym for "I Don't Believe You."|
|Definitions include: "free to play".|
|Definitions include: "password."|
|Definitions include: an underpowered computer.|
|Definitions include: "no".|
|Definitions include: a form of shareware where, in lieu of the "registration" fee, the author asks that users donate to a charity.|
|Definitions include: the internal portions of some system.|
|Definitions include: acronym for "off-topic".|
|Definitions include: a person who acts like they know everything but actually knows nothing.|
|Definitions include: impressive or flashy.|
|Definitions include: to overwhelm a web site with massive amounts of traffic due to Slashdot linking to it.|
|Definitions include: "computer."|
|Definitions include: a computer program that single-handedly or near single-handedly makes a computing platform popular.|
|Definitions include: "Internet BFF", i.e. "Internet Best Friend(s) Forever".|
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Other terms relating to 'spoil':
|Definitions include: a warning that text or discussion that is to follow contains a spoiler.|
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