It is commonly used as an insult online , particularly on 4chan and Tumblr  for someone attempting to be badass by acting emo or overly contrarian. According to Online Etymology Dictionary,  the word originated in and meant "having sharp edges. The phrase was first added to Urban Dictionary  on March 21st, by user Nikki, who defined it as:. On November 13th, , YouTuber Errant Signal  released a video discussing edgy concepts in video games, using footage from the American animated television series Daria. As of January 25th, , the video has over 45, views. The term is widely used on internet sites like 4chan,  Reddit ,  and Funnyjunk. Edgelord is a derogatory label used to describe someone who exhibits extremely edgy behaviors, typically with a penchant for discussions relating to grimdark literature, nihilism and other taboo subject matters like nazism , for the sake of offending or shocking others in online forums. By mid, the term had been widely used on various online forums and communities, including 4chan  , Reddit  and Tumblr  , usually in belittling someone or something as cringeworthy. View All Videos.
STARE - Sad Japanese Aesthetic Classic T-Shirt
Welcome to Reddit,
We provides an online platform to allows users to upload and share images, videos, and other content. We take the rights of intellectual property owners very seriously and comply as a service provider with all applicable provisions of the United States Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Note that a report alleging infringement or violation of legal rights must come from the rights owner or someone authorized to report on their behalf e. If you are not the rights owner or their authorized representative, we will not be able to process your report. We remove comments encouraging or promoting self injury, which includes suicide, cutting and eating disorders. We may also remove posts identifying victims of self injury if the post attacks or makes fun of them. We remove posts encouraging or promoting self injury, which includes suicide, cutting and eating disorders.
Want to add to the discussion?
Covered in original art. Edgy Meme T-Shirts on Redbubble are expertly printed on ethically sourced, sweatshop-free apparel and available in a huge range of styles, colors and sizes. Sell your art Login Signup.
The fate of destruction is also the joy of rebirth. Welcome to the Evangelion subreddit. Feel free to post anything Evangelion related, including philosophical questions raised by the show. For more info and discussion, please see the dedicated threads:. TLDR: Evangelion 3.