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Definition of webspeak

webspeak

noun

  • the words and phrases that are (mostly) unique to communication on the world wide web. (LOL, ROFL, fail, win, etc.)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

    Citation from "Epic Win", Slate, Christopher Beam, Oct 15 2008 censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Apr 14 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Apr 14 2010.

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Definitions include: acronym for "talk to you tomorrow".
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 "rolling on [the] floor laughing my fucking ass off".
Definitions include: acronym for "I miss you so much."
Definitions include: to test something before it is released or presented.
Definitions include: on a social networking website, to remove someone from one's list of friends.
Definitions include: acronym for "thanks in advance".
Definitions include: acronym for "if I recall".
Definitions include: acronym for "in case you missed it".
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Definitions include: acronym for "fuck off and die".
Definitions include: to use one's employer's unreleased product during the course of one's day.
Definitions include: with heavy usage.

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Other terms relating to 'speak':

Definitions include: speech commonly found in corporations, often filled with buzzwords, jargon, and "verbed" nouns.
Definitions include: technical language.
Definitions include: a form of chat writing in which letters are replaced with similar-looking numbers and punctuation.
Definitions include: a variant of written language that replaces letters with similar looking numbers or symbols, or similar sounding letter combinations.
Definitions include: to vomit.
Definitions include: said when a person who was recently being discussed appears.
Definitions include: to be able to use the terminology used in a particular line of work, field of business, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: to have the same beliefs.

Other terms relating to 'web':

Definitions include: a person who is famous due to their world-wide web presence.
Definitions include: acronym for "search the fucking web".
Definitions include: a seminar conducted over the web.
Definitions include: a (usually short) episode of a television program available via the web.

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