- an effort to move a website to the top of search-engine results for a particular word or phrase, by creating a large number of links that contain this search text.
- to engage in such an effort.
- to make (a website, person, word, or phrase) a target of a Google bomb: His biography on the Web was Google-bombed with the search word “liar.”
Also Goo·gle-bomb (for defs 2, 3).
Origin of Google bomb
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- informal the practice of attempting to affect the ranking of websites provided by the Google website
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