A derisive synonym for Microsoft Corporation. It refers to the sloppy, bug-ridden “x.0” versions of MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows and other Microsoft products.
- Microsloth windows
abuse, operating system /mi:’kroh-sloth” win”dohz/ (Or “Windoze”, /win’dohz/) A derogatory term for Microsoft Windows which is so limited by bug-for-bug compatibility with mess-dos that it is agonisingly slow on anything less than a fast 486. Also called just “Windoze”, with the implication that you can fall asleep waiting for it to do anything; the latter […]
/ˌmaɪkrɒzˈmætɪk/ adjective 1. (of humans and certain animals) having a poor sense of smell
[mahy-kroh-soh-see-ol-uh-jee, -soh-shee-] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌsoʊ siˈɒl ə dʒi, -ˌsoʊ ʃi-/ noun 1. the sociological study of small groups and social units within a larger social system.
computer software company, founded 1975. Microsoft Corporation