flame bait


flame bait
● ►en loc. m. ►INTERNET Message délibérément injurieux ou stupide uniquement destiné à provoquer une flame-war. Il s'agit de semer la zizanie, c'est une tactique de troll.

Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone. 2013.

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  • flame bait — UK US noun [countable] [singular flame bait plural flame baits] computing a statement that someone puts on an Internet discussion group because they want to get an angry reply or to start a flame war …   Useful english dictionary

  • flame bait — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms flame bait : singular flame bait plural flame baits computing a statement that someone puts on an Internet discussion group because they want to get an angry reply or to start a flame war …   English dictionary

  • flame bait —    An insulting or outrageous e mail post to a Usenet newsgroup specifically designed to provoke other users into flaming the originator.    See also flame; flame war …   Dictionary of networking

  • flame bait — noun a deliberately provocative posting intended to start a flame war …   Wiktionary

  • flame bait — provocative message on newsgroups, message to a newsgroup having bold contents which incite readers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flame bait — /ˈfleɪm beɪt/ (say flaym bayt) noun Internet a posting on a bulletin board that is intended to incite a hostile reaction …   Australian English dictionary

  • flame —    A deliberately insulting e mail message or post to a Usenet newsgroup, often containing a personal attack on the writer of an earlier post.    See also flame bait; flame war …   Dictionary of networking

  • flame war —    In a Usenet newsgroup, a prolonged series of flames, which may have begun as a creative exchange of views but which quickly descended into personal attacks and crude name calling.    See also flame bait …   Dictionary of networking

  • dictionary flame — n. A negatively charged message that complains about a person s spelling mistakes, word usage, or grammar. Example Citation: The Internet provides an unedited forum for people who are unaccustomed to writing, as well as for many non native… …   New words

  • en flame — index bait (harass) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary


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