to screen a call is to look at the caller ID of an incoming call and decide whether or not to answer it.
to have your call screened is similar to being side buttoned
mary: hey your phone's ringing who is it?
sven: (looks at phone) oh my gawd it's my cokehead ex.
mary: eeww you don't want to talk to him. screen that shit.
sven: yeah no kidding. (presses ignore) scrrrrrreenin that!
by burntsiena September 12, 2005
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what you`re spending way too much time looking at.
-Hey, wanna watch some porn on my new 19' screen?
-Yeah, Cool!
by Schteen May 20, 2003
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"damn man, yr girl be havin' ass and tits than a muffuk, but damn, that *screen* is all 'hhhhhwhat!?!?!'"
by Ricky August 19, 2004
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is the act of seeing someone's name (someone is calling you) on your cellephone screen and deciding not to answer for whatever reason.
are you guys screening my calls? i tried to reach you a couple of times but nobody answered
by chagra April 28, 2015
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1) Its a term that means reading a message and choosing to ignore it or pretend you havent read it.
2) Seeing someone's caller ID on your phone "screen" and then you deliberately let it ring out.

3) A common form of underhanded cheering of video gamers to give them a tactical upper hand by spying / looking at another payers screen (most usually on split screen games) - is often also referd to as screen-spying.
It is mostly unforgivable on 1st person shooters #TC
I went on a date with a banging bird last night, but now shes screening me!

Bro!... Stop sreening me or I'll punch you in the nuts.
by Sygnette April 14, 2018
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Screening is the act of deliberately ignoring a phone call, often for days on end.

See Also: side-buttoning
:While calling someone: This is the fifth time i've called Nick, and this is the 5th time his ass has screened me.
by aaron December 17, 2007
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