Angering other Internet users
Austin was flaming the other gamer and made him cry.
|Troll||A person who posts offensive comments|
|Griefer||An irritating player|
|Threadjacking||Steering a discussion away from the original topic|
|Derail||To take a discussion off topic|
|SAMAGAL||Stop annoying me and get a life|
|Gamer||A video game player|
Flaming means angering other Internet users, whether it be when gaming, chatting, or posting in forums online. It usually involves profane insults and ridiculous claims.
Flaming is similar to trolling and griefing as it involves making people angry online. A person who deliberately flames others is known as a flamer. It usally occurs around divisive issues such as religion, politics, and dressgate.