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Definition of time sink

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Definitions include: a hack or involving a hack.
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Definitions include: acronym for "you're welcome".
Definitions include: personal information about a person (for example: their real name, home address, phone number) that has been released on the web.
Definitions include: acronym for "I know, right?"
Definitions include: shareware that uses guilt to encourage users to pay the "registration" cost.
Definitions include: acronym for "you have been trolled", i.e. you have fallen victim to an internet troll.
Definitions include: acronym for "not work safe".
Definitions include: a person proficient in technology.
Definitions include: acronym for "kiss my teeth".
Definitions include: A synonym of "swap in".
Definitions include: to happen automatically, in a way that appears almost magical.
Definitions include: to test something before it is released or presented.
Definitions include: the breakage of links on the web as their targets disappear.
Definitions include: "serious".

Other terms relating to 'to waste time':

Definitions include: to waste one's time.
Definitions include: to be standing or sitting somewhere.
Definitions include: a sexual practice in which a group of men stand in a circle and engage in mutual masturbation, with or without interpersonal contact.
Definitions include: to waste time; "dawdle".
Definitions include: to make an irreparable (possibly tragic) mistake.
Definitions include: to engage in sexual activity; "fool around".
Definitions include: to engage in intimate sexual activities; "mess around".
Definitions include: to masturbate, especially male masturbation.
Definitions include: to waste time, mess around.
Definitions include: to waste time in order to avoid confrontation or a potentially uncomfortable situation.
Definitions include: to waste time.
Definitions include: to spend time on a non-productive activity; "waste time".
Definitions include: something that's easy.
Definitions include: to masturbate.
Definitions include: a waste of time and/or money.

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Other terms relating to 'sink':

Definitions include: While imbibing an alcoholic shot, the act of clinking your glass with a partner, sinking the glass to the table, then raising and drinking the shot.
Definitions include: everything.
Definitions include: completely.
Definitions include: a biscuit.

Other terms relating to 'time':

Definitions include: time to eat.
Definitions include: in a grand way.
Definitions include: an effect in visual media such as movies and video games in which playback is slowed or paused while the camera moves around a moving object such as a bullet.
Definitions include: time spend in front of the TV sitting on one's butt and relaxing.
Definitions include: a period of time during which optimum performance is critical for the successful outcome of a project, process, task, etc.
Definitions include: to serve a sentence in jail or prison.
Definitions include: to do something quickly.
Definitions include: acronym for "Estimated Time of Arrival."
Definitions include: the potential of facilitating one's meeting of other people.
Definitions include: physically near a time zone boundary, the later of the two times.
Definitions include: to be over half an hour late to all gatherings.
Definitions include: to pay attention to a person.
Definitions include: excellent.
Definitions include: Everything's good.
Definitions include: time to get serious about doing something.

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