What Does DUNGEON Mean?

DUNGEON means Closed-Off Area in an online gaming context.

In RPG (Role Playing Games), a Dungeon is a hostile Closed-Off Area within which a player will encounter enemies. DUNGEONs are usually found in enclosed areas, such as castles, fortresses, or caves.

Summary of Key Points

"Closed-Off Area" is the most common definition for DUNGEON on online gaming forums.
Definition:Closed-Off Area
Type:Slang Word (Jargon)
3: Guessable
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers


Examples of DUNGEON in Sentences

Here is an example of DUNGEON being used in an online conversation:
  • Harry: Have you got through to the end of the DUNGEONyet?
  • Jade: No. I'm almost there, but I can't get past the boss on level 7.

Example of DUNGEON Used in a Text

Using DUNGEON on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, or Snapchat)


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