When referring to a message board, a troll
or e-troll is an individual who is only around to causes trouble or
flame other users. When dealing with these
types of users it is best to either report them or ignore them. A
popular phrase used online is "Don't feed the trolls," which means if
you don't comment back or give them pleasure from causing grief they'll
- When referring to a computer game, a troll may refer to a fictional creature in the game.
Also see: DFTT, Fanboy, Game definitions, Griefer,