Viral meaning

vīrəl
Of, relating to, or caused by a virus.
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Of, involving, or caused by a virus.
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Of or relating to the propagation of information, ideas, or trends by means of social networks rather than conventional mass media.

Viral marketing.

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Viral describes something caused by a virus.

An example of something viral is the flu.

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The definition of viral is something that has become very popular very quickly on the Internet.

An example of viral is a video that is released and watched by a million people within a few days.

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Relating to,or caused by a virus.
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Relating to the rapid propagation of information, ideas, or trends by means of social networks rather than conventional mass media.

Viral marketing.

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(virology) Of or relating to a biological virus.

Viral DNA.

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(virology) Caused by a virus.

Viral infection.

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(computing) Of the nature of an informatic virus; able to spread copies of itself to other computers.
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(advertising and marketing) Spread by word of mouth, with minimal intervention in order to create buzz and interest.
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(marketing) A video, image or text spread by "word of mouth" on the internet or by e-mail for humorous, political or marketing purposes.
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(1) With regard to malware, see virus.
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  • to be circulated broadly and rapidly over the Internet
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
viral
Plural:
virals

Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of viral

  • From the stem of virus and the suffix -al.

    From Wiktionary