"leet"="elite" minus "e"
Most commonly used to describe a skilful gamer or clan on online games.
1337 is the complete opposite of n00b
Somebody who is truly 1337 will be told by others, the actions of a true 1337 player will let everyone know they're 1337, so they will not have to tell you, anybody who feels the need to say they're 1337 clearly removes any kind of 1337ness they may have held, they infact become a n00b
1337 players will pwn
(own) everybody not just n00bs
, you really don't have to be 1337 to pwn
Ways to identify 1337 players:
People who pwn
(own) everybody else in the game
People who are good at what they do
People who don't claim to be 1337
Players that pwn
n00bs in incredibly skilled or funny ways
*note objects can also be referred to as 1337
"This website pwns
, the webmaster must be 1337"
"I just got pwned
- this guy's 1337"
"This donkey is 1337"
N00b:"My clan is 1337"
N00b:"I'm f**king 1337 mate, I'll pwn you!"