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verb
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    to write negative and hostile comments on a website in order to provoke people
    B-minus, must troll harder.
    The American media is just as fond as Paul Dacre of encouraging women to humiliate themselves in print for the sole purpose of riling, scaring and, in short, trolling female readers.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/05/2012 12:16:00

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troll factory

a company that pays pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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