What does viral mean?

Definitions for viralˈvaɪ rəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word viral.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. viral(adj)

    relating to or caused by a virus

    "viral infection"


  1. viral(Noun)

    A video, image or text spread by "word of mouth" on the internet or by e-mail for humorous, political or marketing purposes.

  2. viral(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a biological virus.

    viral DNA

  3. viral(Adjective)

    Caused by a virus.

    viral infection

  4. viral(Adjective)

    Of the nature of an informatic virus; able to spread copies of itself to other computers.

  5. viral(Adjective)

    Spread by word of mouth, with minimal intervention in order to create buzz and interest.

  6. Origin: From the stem of virus with suffix -al.


  1. Viral

    Viral is a fictional character from the 2007 tv series Gurren Lagann.

Anagrams for viral »

  1. rival

  2. Avril


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viral in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viral in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andy Green:

    Now it’s gone viral.

  2. Mickie Zada:

    We might name him Viral.

  3. Vandal Arts:

    viral aesthetics and guerrilla marketing

  4. Ruth Scully:

    When it went viral, I couldn't help but think that's what he wanted.

  5. Omri Paz:

    It helps that Israel is a small country where things quickly go viral.

Images & Illustrations of viral

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