Definition of sysop in English:

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sysop

Pronunciation: /ˈsisäp/

noun

Computing
A system operator.
Example sentences
  • This helps sysops describe your game on bulletin boards or in internet archives.
  • The local message board for area sysops was a pretty busy place and one of the younger sysops was especially exuberant.
  • At the time it was just an annoyance, but now I wonder if the BBS sysops were trying to foster a sense of community or just trying to avoid feeling used.

Origin

1980s: abbreviation.

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