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MEGO

/me"goh/ or /mee'goh/ ["My Eyes Glaze Over", often "Mine Eyes Glazeth (sic) Over", attributed to the futurologist Herman Kahn] Also "MEGO factor". 1. A handwave intended to confuse the listener and hopefully induce agreement because the listener does not want to admit to not understanding what is going on. MEGO is usually directed at senior management by engineers and contains a high proportion of TLAs. 2. excl. An appropriate response to MEGO tactics. 3. Among non-hackers, often refers not to behaviour that causes the eyes to glaze, but to the eye-glazing reaction itself, which may be triggered by the mere threat of technical detail as effectively as by an actual excess of it.
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Once they grasp that you're talking insurance not feline S&M, I guarantee they will develop MEGO (my eyes glaze over).
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Pramogas romenai mego, ir tai suprasdami kandidatai i ivairius postus negailejo joms lesu.
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MEGO, which stands for "my eyes glaze over," was used there to describe the anticipated reaction of viewers when stories are too complex or detailed, as financial ones tend to be.
Talk of the debt ceiling can induce MEGO: my eyes glaze over.
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