Entry from US English dictionary
A group of people who assemble, move, or act collectively by using mobile phones or other wireless devices to communicate: smart mobs, moving from party to party with each new reported celebrity sighting
More example sentences
- ‘‘We have been described as a second generation smart mob,’ says the co-organizer.
- Well, smart mob is a large term for any group of people, small or large, who use the Internet and mobile communications, or both together, to organise collective action.
- This paper examines the successful evolution of a specific smart mob into a wireless community of practice.
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Syllabification: smart mob
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