banhammer

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

ban +‎ hammer

Noun[edit]

banhammer (uncountable)

  1. (Internet, Internet slang, often humorous) The power of a sysop to block a user or potential user from participating at a website.
    "Matt "Positron" Miller prepares his radioactive banhammer against mission architect abusers."[1]

Verb[edit]

banhammer (third-person singular simple present banhammers, present participle banhammering, simple past and past participle banhammered)

  1. (Internet, Internet slang, transitive) To block a user from participating at a website.
    "Poison welcomes back The Eternally Banhammered." [2]
    "Re: BanHammered The mod caught you. Does that mean permabanned?." [3]