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noun as in elf

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Sometimes these answers are meant to clarify or add context, while other times creators will take on their bullies and trolls with their video responses.

Not surprisingly — and as Krzyzewski predicted — the trolls were soon out in force, claiming that Krzyzewski was reacting to the two losses.

While it’s helpful to have these held, it’s still often difficult for creators to have to deal with these comments at all, as online trolls can be unbelievably cruel.

How the influential adviser went from right-wing troll to the driving force behind Trumpism.

From Vox

The campaign draws on the spam-like behavior of bots and trolls, with the same or similar language posted repeatedly across social media.

Oh, and the first press image they released was a pair of black dudes in tracksuits as a troll of sorts to NME.

Lena Dunham has been (crazily) accused of “sexual abuse” by right-wing troll sites for a passage in her memoir.

But aside from making a professional troll a rich man, the Cohos did achieve their political goals.

The problem, as Weaver and Clark explained, is that this group drools at the opportunity to troll something like ReaganBook.

And as far as trolls go, ESPN is like Jotnar, the gargantuan mountain troll wreaking havoc in the Trollhunter films.

Ling had seemed so hairy, so misshapen, like a troll out of Gothic legends.

Her fright led to explanations and an expression of gratitude on the part of the troll-wife.

The youths thought this sounded easy enough, so they went home with the troll to his castle.

One day, as he sat in his own room, he heard the voice of the old troll beneath his window talking to another troll.

It is not wonderful that both the cup and the beggar vanished; but we are to understand that the beggar was a troll.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to troll, such as: demon, dwarf, giant, gnome, goblin, and hobgoblin.

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