spim

spim

[spim]
noun
1.
a type of spam that is sent by means of instant messaging.
verb (used with object), spimmed, spimming.
2.
to send spam to by means of instant messaging.
Also, spIM, SPIM.

spimmer, noun
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spim (spɪm)
 
n
unsolicited commercial communications received on a computer via an instant-messaging system
 
[from sp(am) + i(nstant) m(essaging)]

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Main Entry:  spim
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  spam sent via an instant messaging system; also written spIM, also called instant spam, IM marketing, messaging spam
Etymology:  1999
Usage:  spimming, n; spimmer, n
Main Entry:  spIM
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See spim
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spim definition

messaging
(From spam and IM) Unsolicited commercial messages sent via an instant messaging system, instant messenger spam.
(2008-01-21)

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