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[fawr-oh-fawr, fohr-oh-fohr] /ˈfɔr oʊˈfɔr, ˈfoʊr oʊˈfoʊr/
noun
1.
Also called 404 error. Computers. an error message sent by a web server to a browser when the user has typed an incorrect URL, tried to access a Web page that is no longer available, or clicked on a broken link on a Web page:
They must have taken down their website; I keep getting that annoying “404 - File Not Found” message.
2.
Slang. a person who is stupid or uninformed.
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British Dictionary definitions for 404 error

404

/ˌfɔːəʊˈfɔː/
noun
1.
(slang) a stupid or ineffectual person
Word Origin
C21: from the Internet error message `404 Not Found'
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