A meme is a theoretical unit of cultural information transmission that is reproduced (i.e. produced over and over again) on a large scale by active agents whose means of appropriation rely on the interplay between (pre-existing) biological, socio-cultural, and technological formations or assemblages.

A meme is:
- A theoretical unit of cultural information transmission that is indefinite.
- A widespread reproduction or re-appropriation of an existing cultural ‘thing’.
- Not just a veracious imitation according to one’s ability to perceive and copy.
- Not a reactive emotion (although emotions are often involved in the meme-process).
- But instead: a reproduction that is inferred by pre-existing knowledge and human intention.
- Dependent on biological, socio-cultural and technological formations.
- And on pre-existing memes that have already been circulating through culture.
Important note:
In contrast to what prevalent notions of the meme concept suggest, including Dawkins, a meme cannot be viewed as a contagious entity which 'infects' people when crossing their paths. Although some ideas, concepts, or practices may be more attractive and have a greater chance of being appropriated, memes do not act in the same manner as biological viruses.
od uživatele Stinky McPooface 22. Květen 2013
Pronunciation: 'Meem'

A meme is a funny or ironic kind of joke you remember but you cannot really describe it or tell to anyone unless you share it and other people can understand it.

There's a relative association with the word *meme*, used to describe a cultural phenomena of image macro series related with funny or ironic situations or phrases about almost any popular topic.

* From Greek mythology, derivated from Mneme o Mnemea, refers to the "Memory" itself, which is one of the muses according to "Pausanias".

* Other meanings of this word could be derivated from the Greek language as "Dead Joke" (not funny joke).
Look at all these meme's:
- Trollface meme
- Forever Alone meme
- Scumbag Steve meme
- Y U NO Guy meme
- Joseph Ducreux meme
- Kanye West meme
- Dos Equis Man meme
- Hipster Cat meme
- X ALL THE THINGS meme
- Condescending Wonka meme
- Advice animals meme
od uživatele interwebscr 10. Červen 2012
1) An inside joke for people with no friends with whom to have actual inside jokes.

2) A method to give meaning to otherwise meaningless, pointless lives.

3) Something, ANYTHING, that is on the Internet.
"Woo, yeah! Milhouse is a meme, or something! I know what that refers to! I feel included!"
od uživatele Richard Runcorn 17. Srpen 2012
Hilarious comics that everyone is constantly making their own versions of.
1. Derp memes
2. Aliens' dude memes
3. Boromir memes
4. "Ya don't say" memes
od uživatele BaconzRgood4U 16. Září 2013
A cancerous internet fad that spreads like a tumor and is really annoying. Every time you go on a webpage or forum you'll see a meme.
Man: "Boy I'm sure having a good time"
Little brat: throws a piece of food at him
Little brat: "YOU MAD BRO!? YOU MAD!?"
Man: "Shut the fuck up you meme loving scrub!"
od uživatele JakeEnglish 16. Listopad 2014
A middle-aged woman who has many sexual partners, sometime more than one at the same time.
The girl across the street is such a meme; she has a new man every night.
od uživatele Mrberlinnh 18. Září 2014
People who only care about themselves when driving and don't care if they cause an accident.

PEOPLE WHO JUST CARE ABOUT THEMSELVES AND NOBODY ELSE.
Damn me mes!
od uživatele Crystylin 13. Listopad 2010

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