The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Browsing page 36 of words meaning computers, electronics, technology (622 words total)

The location of this category within the thesaurus is shown on page 1 of this category.

The list of all slang words with this meaning is shown on page 1 of this category.

Full definitions of all the slang words listed above:

L

look and feel

noun

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

lossy

adjective

  • in computing, of a data transformation, one which does not retain all of the data.

    Used commonly in image, audio, and video compression, in which knowledge of the human visual/auditory systems are used to eliminate imperceptible or barely perceptible information.

    Last edited on Nov 10 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 14 2009.

  • This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.

    having a poor memory.
    I joined a study group that he led, but he's just too lossy.

    Last edited on Nov 10 2011. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile) on Aug 14 2009.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

low-bandwidth

adjective

  • a session of communication that has little information relative to its time-length.
    All of his e-mails are so low-bandwidth that I've stopped reading them.

    Last edited on Nov 11 2011. Submitted by WalterGR (via TheJargonFile) on Aug 14 2009.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

LPT

noun

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

lurker

noun

  • peeping tom.
    We can't park here, there are too many lurkers.

    Last edited on Nov 26 1999. Submitted by Patrick B. from River Ridge, LA, USA on Nov 26 1999.

  • Someone who browses internet forums, but does not contribute to the discussion by adding their own posts or new threads.

    Last edited on Sep 30 2010. Submitted by Anonymous on Sep 30 2010.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

LYL

interjection

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

M