Urban Dictionary is a veritable cornucopia of streetwise lingo, posted and defined by its readers. Unlike a standard dictionary, Urban Dictionary is a web-based user-generated dictionary which brings out funny and thought-provoking definitions of phrases and words in the modern slang scene.
United States of America
Brief business history
The site was founded in 1998 by Aaron Peckham while he was a freshman computer science major at California Polytechnic State University.
Success to date
5,867,880 definitions since 1999