Tweavesdropping

Meaning

Eavesdropping on Twitter

A term that refers to people reading and following public Twitter conversations.

Eavesdropping is common on Twitter because conversations occur through public tweets and any follower can read the messages without the people in the conversation knowing it. Twitter conversations consist of participants sending each other messages via the @reply syntax.

Example

"Did you hear about Kim's drama today?
Yeah, I was tweavesdropping on her Twitter page this morning."

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Last Updated: October 17, 2014

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