Meaning of cybersquat in English:

cybersquat

verb

  • 1no object To engage in cybersquatting (on a particular Internet domain name).

  • 2with object To register as an Internet domain name for the purposes of cybersquatting.

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in The Los Angeles Times. From cyber- + squat, after cybersquatter, cybersquatting.

Pronunciation

cybersquat

/ˈsʌɪbəˌskwɒt/