scambaiting

/ (ˈskæmˌbeɪtɪŋ) /

noun

computing slang the practice of pretending to fall for fraudulent online schemes in order to waste the time of the perpetrators

Nearby words

  1. scalprum,
  2. scaly,
  3. scaly anteater,
  4. scam,
  5. scamander,
  6. scamillus,
  7. scammer,
  8. scammony,
  9. scamp,
  10. scamper

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