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spammy Line breaks: spammy
Pronunciation: /ˈspami/

Definition of spammy in English:

adjective (spammier, spammiest)

Denoting, relating to, or constituting Internet spam: in the past, the tactics that worked for Internet marketers were ‘in-your-faceadvertisements and spammy emails
More example sentences
  • Legitimate information risks being crowded out by junky, spammy imitations.
  • Meanwhile, working at home is not like how the spammy adverts portray.
  • Spammers sometimes use IP addresses instead of domain names to make the spammy sites harder to spot.


Example sentences
  • He proposed a way of generating a particularly useful spamminess indicator based on the combined probabilities.
  • Forget about disguising trigger words by replacing letters with punctuation marks, which is seen as an indication of "spamminess."
  • We will use this data and software to train our system by generating a probability for each word that represents its spamminess.
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