The act of logging into another computer from a remote location, so that the user appears to be a ghost.
The guys down in IT are ghosting to see if they can find the problem.
by Timmay85 June 22, 2009

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The act of quickly leaving a bar, party, or function during a blackout without telling any of your friends.
"What was up with the ghosting last night?" I have no idea. After that last shot of tequila I don't know what happened. I think I left my credit card at the bar.
by The Widge May 27, 2008

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One of many modern online drama queen terms to describe someone thats removed them selves from you on the net, completely. This type of thing doesnt deserve a name - It used to get by quite well being called 'ignoring' - so its a type of 'softspeak' for those that cant bear the thought that they are irritating and therefore the other person doesnt want to bother.
'like.. omg... he like ghosting me like totally, omg'

'perhaps its because youre a c**t'
by tom healey September 06, 2016

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When someone you (consistently) talk to suddenly stops responding without notice. Their goal is to end the relationship without hurting the other's feelings but it ends up creating more confusion and frustration. Often utilized by immature jerks.
Person 1: Are you & Nelly still talking?

Person 2: Nope, the bitch is ghosting me.

Person 1: What a c****
Person 2: Truth.
by geothrillho June 16, 2016

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When one covers long distances within short periods of time in order to avoid trouble.
JV was best known for his ghosting; whenever the principal was around the corner, my nigga was already 2 blocks away from the fucking school.
by Your Mutha November 20, 2014

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The act of ghosting on private torrent trackers is achieved by first downloading the .torrent, opening the file in your torrent client then once connected to a good amount of peers, the user then goes to the properties of the torrent connection and removes the private tracker "Tracker URL". In effect, unseen by the private torrent website's ratio counting systems. Used to get files for free without adding to your downloaded amount thus having a higher membership ratio.
Ghosting a torrent: BitMe TV is so hard to seed, my ratio is going to be crap.. oh wait I'll just ghost this torrent
by rec0n February 25, 2013

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The art of carrying on with your routines throughout the day without actually paying attention to what is going on around you, as if you're floating through the day. e.g, other people, conversations, distractions.
"Holy sh*t! Did you see that fat bitch trip up the curb? Hilarious!"

"...huh? Sorry man I was ghosting"
by yesirichards September 09, 2011

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