keyboard warrior

[kee-bawrd wawr-ee-er, wor‐, kee-bohrd]

noun Informal.

a person who posts highly opinionated text and images online in an aggressive or abusive manner, often without revealing his or her own identity.

Nearby words

  1. key worker,
  2. key, francis scott,
  3. key-in-lock maneuver,
  4. key-man assurance,
  5. keyboard,
  6. keyboarder,
  7. keyboarding,
  8. keyboardist,
  9. keyed,
  10. keyed up

Origin of keyboard warrior

First recorded in 2005–10

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