23 Words That Mean Something Totally Different When You're A Gamer

Quit camping ya n00b and read this list.

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2. "Camper"

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What it usually means: Someone who ventures to the great outdoors and sleeps under the moon and stars!

What it means when you're a gamer: Sitting in a room and waiting for your opponents to come to you. The lowest form of n00bery.

3. "Try hard"

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What it usually means: To put forth great effort.

What it means when you're a gamer: A ~rude~ name that losers have given to people who are really good.

6. "Survivor mode"

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What it usually means: A state of mind you enter in a life or death situation.

What it means when you're a gamer: Let's see how long you can stay alive-- FOR FUN.

10. "Hooked"

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What it usually means: A deep interest.

What it means when you're a gamer: Locking your door, closing the blinds, turning off the lights, and disappearing for a few months.

15. "Single player"

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What it usually means: One promiscuous dude. The type of person who takes advice from pick-up artists.

What it means when you're a gamer: A game you get to play all by yourself. A therapeutic experience.

17. "Matchmaking"

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What it usually means: That thing your mom tries to do when you're single.

What it means when you're a gamer: The thing your game tries to do when you're playing online.

19. "Demo"

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What it usually means: The homemade mix tapes aspiring musicians try to sell you on the street.

What it means when you're a gamer: A FREE game-- or a small part of a game, at least.