blog
Pronunciation
  • enPR: blŏg, IPA: /blɒɡ/
  • (America) often IPA: /blɑɡ/
Noun

blog (plural blogs)

  1. (Internet) A website that allows users to reflect, share opinions, and discuss various topics in the form of an online journal, sometimes letting readers comment on their posts. Most blogs are written in a slightly informal tone (personal journals, news, businesses, etc.)
  2. (Internet) An individual post to a blog.
    This blog was originally posted on my personal site but is reproduced on the forums for greater visibility.
Translations Verb

blog (blogs, present participle blogging; past and past participle blogged)

  1. (blogging) To contribute to a blog.
Translations Verb

blog (blogs, present participle blogging; past and past participle blogged)

  1. (British, slang) To blag, to steal something; To acquire something illegally.
Noun

blog (uncountable)

  1. (dated, fandom slang, jocular) Alternative letter-case form of Blog#English|Blog
    • The closest we came to that was not serving alcohol in the consuite one year. That was a significant success for it's main purpose. We actually came up with a definition of a fan, albeit a partial one phrased in the negative: Anyone who comes to Minicon just because there's free beer in the consuite is not a fan. That year there was more alcohol and more kinds* of alcohol than at any Minicon before or since; all the real fans who liked to drink brought their own and shared. The policy mainly discouraged the jerks who liked to hang out at the consuite and hit on the women. We did that for one year and happily went back to serving beer and blog.
      I can't speak for Faye as ed of FHAPA, but it would be really swell of someone could send us a set of Intersection daily newszines, plus any con flyers or other fannish papers that were there to had for the picking up: fannish things, you know, not including media, gaming, filking or costuming, fine fun but not my cup of blog, thank you.

Blog
Noun

blog (uncountable)

  1. (dated, fandom slang, originally, nonce, jocular) A cocktail or punch served at science fiction conventions. Ingredients vary for different conventions.
    • 1955, Liverpool Science Fiction Society, advertisement hung by hotel bar:
      Drink Blog!
      That doesn't explain why I haven't seen anyone objectionably drunk at Minicons over the past five or six years. There's generally kegs of three or more different and excellent micro-brewery beers in the consuite, along with Blog (which is alcoholic by definition, when unmodified), and other alcoholic drinks are available at a dozen or more of the open room parties.



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