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This page is about the slang term glitch

Meaning: a fault or defect, esp. in computer software

For example:

  • Why does this company's software have so many glitches? Can't they test it properly before releasing it?

  • I spent most of the morning trying to fix a glitch I found in our new software.

Quick Quiz:

If you find a glitch, let me know and I'll

a. give it back to whoever lost it

b. figure out how to deal with it

c. take it home for the kids to play with

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Contributor: Matt Errey