Facetious. the transfer of electronic information by carrying the storage medium, especially a floppy disk, from one computer to another.
/snee’ker-net/ Term used (generally with ironic intent) for transfer of electronic information by physically carrying tape, disks, or other media from one machine to another.
“Never underestimate the bandwidth of a station wagon filled with magtape, or a 747 filled with CD-ROMs.”
Also called tennis-net, armpit-net, floppy-net, shoe-net, walk-net, foot-net.
adjective, sneakier, sneakiest. 1. like or suggestive of a sneak; furtive; deceitful. sneak
adjective 1. acting in a furtive or underhand way. 2. deceitfully underhand, as actions; contemptible. 3. secret; not generally avowed, as a feeling, notion, suspicion, etc. verb (used without object), sneaked or snuck, sneaking. 1. to go in a stealthy or furtive manner; slink; skulk. 2. to act in a furtive or underhand way. 3. […]
adjective 1. acting in a furtive or underhand way. 2. deceitfully underhand, as actions; contemptible. 3. secret; not generally avowed, as a feeling, notion, suspicion, etc. adjective 1. acting in a furtive or cowardly way 2. secret: a sneaking desire to marry a millionaire 3. slight but nagging (esp in the phrase a sneaking suspicion)
noun 1. a preview of a motion picture, often shown in addition to an announced film, in order to observe the reaction of the audience. sneak preview noun 1. a screening of a film at an unexpected time to test audience reaction before its release sneak preview An advance showing of something, as in It […]