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A term used by computer illiterate people to describe every action they do on the computer.
They think they sound like they know what they are doing and are computer-smart, but in reality, they're complete morons.
I downloaded the report to my boss.

Do you know how to download these mp3's on my desktop to a CD so I can play them on my walkman?
by Janis December 10, 2004
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In fighting games is used to refer to someone who loses the first game or two in a set in order to learn all of their opponents habits and come back and beat them.
Did you see the last 3 games! Player 1 got completely bodied Player 2 must have finished his download.
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1. verb. To defecate, commonly used as a euphamism over wireless communication when a third party who may be offended may be listening.

2. verb. To retrieve a digital file electronically, usually over the internet.

3. noun. A digital file retrieved as per definition 2.

4. verb. To be told news that is unwanted by the receipient.
1. I was talking to the boss on the walkie-talkie in front of a client. When I asked if he could meet up with us, he said taht he was downloading.

2. I downloaded a virus by mistake. It fucked up my puter.

3. The file I got from kazaa was a really good download.

4. My roommate got back to our crib and started downloading her day to me while I was trying to chill.
by Marc December 17, 2003
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(1) People from the Baby Boom Generation through Generation X mistakenly referring to the act of retrieving files off the intertubes.

(2) Slang for pooping
Grandson: Grandma, the photos are on flickr for you.
Grandma: Do I down load on my computer (1)?
Grandson: No grandma, that would break it. You down load the toilet (2), and download on your computer.
by Charles Scott xavier February 11, 2010
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What 99% of the world obtain their music and programs. In 5 years CD's, tapes and records etc will all be eliminated.
In 2020 it will be possible to download the Internet.
by Cloud November 22, 2004
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Downloading refers to:
a) the processing of information. 'To download' means to have comprehended, to have captured, to have 'got' something. The term can only be used with only to animate subjects.

b) the passing on of information. 'To download' also means to get it all out of your system.
'I have downloaded your meaning and think you should leave'
'I don't download'
'Got a problem? Download, bro'
by bbanter March 18, 2010
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