Bots, also known as search engine spiders, are computer robots programmed by search engine engineers to crawl web pages and process information to store and retrieve data.

Meanings of Robots

  1. A machine designed to perform a complex task or set of tasks through physical movement, especially one that can be programmed.

  2. A sentient mechanical creature resembling a human or other creature, usually made of metal.

  3. Someone who seems to have no feelings.

  4. Traffic light (from the police robot above).

  5. A theodolite that follows the movements of a prism and can be used by one team.

  6. A popular style of disco dance where the dancer mimics the stiff movements of a stereotypical Android robot.