Definition of thrash
- a genre of music.
- to defeat.
verb - intransitive
- in a computer system, to be stuck performing some activity repeatedly but not making progress. (For example, moving data in and out of memory repeatedly.)
- See more words with the same meaning: computer slang.
- To move wildly or violently, without accomplishing anything useful.
The vacation was great, but now I'm so far behind at work, I'm just thrashing.
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|Definitions include: in computing, of a data transformation, one which does not retain all of the data.|
|Definitions include: a computer system.|
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|Definitions include: in computing, an example or placeholder variable.|
|Definitions include: A synonym of "swap out".|
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|Definitions include: Tired by virtue of extreme behavior or conditions, be it work, play, humidity, debauchery.|
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