One who uses refined vocabulary, correct grammar, constantly finds themselves correcting grammar and spelling (in forums, chatrooms, tumblr, YouTube, etc.)

First, you have your mild GNs, they're much kinder and respectively tell you about your grammar/spelling that is incorrect.

Then there's your experienced GN, they're much harder on you and constantly browse through pages to reply to people who have terrible grammar and spelling form.

Finally, there's the hardcore GN, only they have earned the right to sPELL liKe thisss and still be refined, respected, not a asshat GN like most internet GN are. They usually reply with a simple correction and move on.
If people's verbal words could be seen like they were typed:
'omg your gay'
"What about my gay?"

randomanon101: lol that coment was so funny. your all so silly.
Grammar Nazi: *comment *you're
by ~Nana~ April 01, 2013
N. A person who hates false grammar.

adj. The act of repeatedly correcting another person's grammar.
Hippie: 'Dude, that party was the funnest'
Grammar Nazi: 'You mean: Dude, that party was the most fun.'
by The Friendly Nazi June 02, 2014
Usually a pompous arrogent person who uses a screen name such as "sumfacts" or the like, and resorts to grammar correcting when losing a debate in an online forum.
Why are you always correcting everyones post are you the "grammar nazi"?
by TwoSpirit August 20, 2007
Some troll on the internet who dislikes spelling mistakes and will correct anyone and everyone on their grammar in (usually) a rude manor. Nobody can escape the Grammar Nazi's, they're everywhere.
Person: Your so cool!
Grammar Nazi: UM, NO. IT'S YOU'RE NOT YOUR YOU PEASANT. GOD YOU'RE SUCH AN IDIOT GO BURN IN HELL IF YOU DON'T KNOW THE DIFFERENCE FUCK YOU
Person: You're such a fucking Grammar Nazi.
by Pokesmilez November 10, 2015
The only NORMAL person on the internet
Some random douche:James is being a grammar nazi!
Jame:How about you graduate 2nd Grade and we'll talk
by Grammar Nazi November 05, 2015
Someone who is obsessed with spelling things correctly. Using correct words. Obsessed with word choice, etc.
OMG. She is SUCH a Grammar Nazi!
by Z. A. Rebel July 02, 2015
This word has a serious Catch-22 issue going on with it.
People who use it to admit that they aren't as interested in language skills as much as getting their opinion "out there".

But the people who are Grammar Nazis see themselves as having language skills and are frustrated at what they see as the lack of care shown by people who seem to lack language skills.
Language Skills.

It's necessary to have some language skills in order to convey a message, and for that message to be able to be understood by anybody who receives it.

It's up to the person who originates the message to make sure that the people who receive the message can understand it. If they don't make sure, does that mean they are sloppy?

If a person identifies problems without suggesting a way that the author might improve, does that mean the person is being obsessively picky?

It's up for debate.

But one thing is sure. The term "Grammar Nazi" is a massive hyperbole.

Persons who believe themselves to be linguistically superior and put the spotlight on mistakes are not comparable with Nazis. Think about it.

If you feel like calling a person a Grammar Nazi, sure... the person might be supercilious and arrogant. But at the same time you're being ignorant and oversensitive.

There is no shame in learning language skills. Even if it is more than 50 years since you were at school.
Hitler was not a Grammar Nazi. But he was a Nazi.
by randyoldBasterd May 18, 2015
A person who finds it fun to correct the incorrect spelling and grammar of noobs and idiots.
Idiot: YOUR SO STUPID! STOP CORRECTING EVERYTHING I RIGHT!
Grammar Nazi: You're* Write*
Idiot: i hate you
Grammar Nazi: I hate you.*
by KKWLBYE April 22, 2011

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