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Definition of Trojan

Babylon English

of Troy; courageous
resident of Troy; courageous person
(Slang) condom
Trojan Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
A native or inhabitant of Troy.
Of or pertaining to ancient Troy or its inhabitants.
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\tro"jan\ (?), n. one who shows the pluck, endurance, determined energy, or the like, attributed to the defenders of troy; -- used chiefly or only in the phrase like a trojan ; as, he endured the pain like a trojan; he studies like a trojan.
\tro"jan\ (?), a. [l. trojanus, fr. troja, troia, troy, from tros, gr. trw`s, trwo`s, tros, the mythical founder of troy.] of or pertaining to ancient troy or its inhabitants. -- n. a native or inhabitant of troy.
adj : of or relating to the ancient city of troy or its inhabitants; "trojan cities" [syn: trojan]
n : a native of ancient troy [syn: trojan, dardan, dardanian]

  similar words(2) 

 trojan horse 
 trojan war 
Shakespeare Words
a cant word for a thief
Australian Slang
(computing) program that ostensibly does one thing, but actually performs some hidden or covert task
WordNet 2.0

1. a native of ancient Troy
(synonym) Dardan, Dardanian
(hypernym) Asian, Asiatic
(member-holonym) Troy, Ilion, Ilium

1. of or relating to the ancient city of Troy or its inhabitants; "Trojan cities"
(pertainym) Troy, Ilion, Ilium

1. a program that appears desirable but actually contains something harmful; "the contents of a trojan can be a virus or a worm"; "when he downloaded the free game it turned out to be a trojan horse"
(synonym) trojan horse
(hypernym) malevolent program
Trojan Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Trojan Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Strictly speaking, a Trojan is not a virus, although it is often thought of as such. Really they are programs that, enter computers appearing to be harmless programs, install themselves and carry out actions that affect user confidentiality.
Trojan Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Trojan or Trojans may refer to:
  • A person from the ancient city of Troy
  • Trojan language, the language Trojans spoke at the time of the Trojan War
  • Trojan (astronomy), a minor planet or moon that shares an orbit with a larger planet or moon
  • Trojan (surname)
  • A number of sports teams named Trojans

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