When a web site becomes virtually unreachable because too many people are trying to access to it after the site has been mentioned on another web site. The term was born at the Slashdot nerd news service. (www.slashdot.org)
"I can't load the page, the site must be slashdotted"
"You got the Google cache? The site's slashdotted"
November 05, 2002