Definition of "daemon" [dæ•mon]

  • (noun) Chiefly British Variant of demon.
  • (noun) Variant of daimon.
  • (noun) Computer Science A program or process that sits idly in the background until it is invoked to perform its task.

Use "daemon" in a sentence

  • ""The daemon shall not choose us, _but we shall choose our daemon_." ["
  • "Personally, I am convinced that my daemon is a raccoon, too curious for her own good and always into stuff."
  • "A brief synopsis: A brilliant game designer has recently passed away and upon his death, an unknown daemon is loosed upon an unsuspecting world."

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