An acronym, most commonly used in the gaming world, for Most Effective Tactic Available.
Guy 1: Dude, Assassins are so in the meta right now.
Guy 2: Rito plz nerf ;_;
by Ganderschplaf the Gray November 23, 2015
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In the gaming world, meta is what the entire community does within one week of the game's release or latest patch, ignoring everything else the game or the game developer has to offer.
"Looks like INSERT CHARACTER NAME HERE is the new meta now"
"GG. RIP EVERY OTHER CHARACTER}"
by PSloth December 18, 2014
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In the gaming world. The meta is what is in RIGHT NOW. What are the best strategies, plays, options.. Things of that nature. Often referred to as "Meta-Game".
Example 1. "Woah Dude! That Magic the Gathering deck is crazy!"

"Yes... It is the meta."
Example 2. "Dude! The your build is crazy!" (moba players)

"Yes...... It is in deed.. The meta."
by MC Nudge December 31, 2014
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A term inaccurately and inappropriately replacing “cool”; used by millennials only.
That’s so meta! See? I made a dumb.
by Werehumor May 28, 2020
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Feel that strange feeling in your leg? Yeah thats the Meta ripping it off of you.
Feel that strange feeling in your leg? Yeah thats the Meta ripping it off of you
by Somebodyelse123 September 09, 2011
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A hyper-glorified term for Neurotic.
by wegosolo November 29, 2014
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In gaming: an acronym for Most Effective Tactic Available
That play is so Meta right now.
by Fenriren October 31, 2015
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