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doxx (one)

To make one's personally identifiable information (such as their address, phone number, social security number, etc.) available online, especially as an act of vengeance. I can't believe the scumbag would doxx me just because I beat him in a video game! Some online content creators face a constant fear of getting doxxed.
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doxxing

The act of making someone's personal information (such as their address, phone number, social security number, etc.) available online, especially out of vengeance. More and more people are finding themselves victims of doxxing, in which the personal details of their lives are exposed to the world. Doxxing is a constant fear for some online content creators.
See also: doxx
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