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404 in Computers topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English404404 /ˌfɔːr əʊ ˈfɔː $ -oʊ ˈfɔːr/ adjective [not before noun]  someone who is 404 is stupid and unable to use computers or other complicated electronic equipment – used humorously. This word comes from the usual message which appears on the Internet when a particular page you are searching for cannot be found.