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Topic: Worst slang terms you've ever heard?

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The_Ink_Pit_Ox

Anything from Valspeak (B****in', etc)
Epic
Potent
Boss
It's a gas
Surfer dude slang (Dude, that's righteous, etc)

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Morpheel

I was unaware that the word Epic was considered slang.
Last time I heard, it has been used to describe things that are extraordinary since really old times.

Then again, English is not my first language.

Edited on by Morpheel

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The_Ink_Pit_Ox

Ending a sentence in "at" bothers me, but it's not considered slang unless it's intentionally incorrect grammar.

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Lan

People describing food as "fire".
People using "beast" as an adjective. It's a damn noun.
Nerds' overuse of "epic".

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NinFreak

Like a boss.

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Auracle

NinFreak wrote:

Like a boss.

This. So this.
I also have a particular dislike for the word (if it can even qualify as one) 'legit'.

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Morpheel

True_Hero wrote:

NinFreak wrote:

Like a boss.

This. So this.
I also have a particular dislike for the word (if it can even qualify as one) 'legit'.

From google:

le·git
/liˈjit/
Adjective
Legitimate; legal; conforming to the rules.
(of a person) Not engaging in illegal activity or attempting to deceive; honest.
Synonyms
licit - lawful

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Tricoloryoshi

I've never heard anybody say this but apparently my friend's teacher said "...hip and rad with your homies..." ._. So I guess that.
And "swag" if that counts as slang.

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ShadJV

When people verbally speak text abbreviations (my little sister does it and it bugs the hell out of me). Examples: brb, lol, kk, and so on. Also, swag. In my opinion it's one of the most irritating and stupid slang terms I've heard in a long time. And when I say swag, I mostly am referring to using it as an adjective ("That's so swag"), not as bad when it's a noun ("They were giving out some awesome swag").

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ShadJV

Tricoloryoshi wrote:

I've never heard anybody say this but apparently my friend's teacher said "...hip and rad with your homies..." ._. So I guess that.
And "swag" if that counts as slang.

Guess you beat me to that last one, didn't see your post until after I replied, haha.

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Auracle

@Morphtroid and @3Dash - While it may be a word, I still find its use very grating.
I find that most words that are considered slang or trendy bug me. That's probably because a few people I know never learned that repeating a joke or phrase over and over again kills the fun in it.
/rant ends here

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Tricoloryoshi

ShadJV wrote:

Tricoloryoshi wrote:

I've never heard anybody say this but apparently my friend's teacher said "...hip and rad with your homies..." ._. So I guess that.
And "swag" if that counts as slang.

Guess you beat me to that last one, didn't see your post until after I replied, haha.

yeah, though I've never heard swag as an adjective before. Honestly this kind of interests me in some weird way.

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Wonder_Ideal

Tricoloryoshi wrote:

I've never heard anybody say this but apparently my friend's teacher said "...hip and rad with your homies..." ._. So I guess that.
And "swag" if that counts as slang.

That's scary. Real scary. ._. (shudder)
And I do agree that swag is annoying.

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Geonjaha

Well it feels pretty stupid that the word 'Sick' has become a new way to say 'Cool'. At least when using the word cool the connotation was obvious - with the word sick it literally could mean something disgusts you or that you enjoy it. YOLO is generally overused and out of context as well, so it's on my list.

Edited on by Geonjaha

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KAHN

YOLO
today's idiot teenagers don't know what this word means, and they use it as an excuse to act like animals.
SWAG
use this word too much, aaaaanndd...
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RATCHET
this is a TOOL, but today's idiot teenagers use it as some kind of insult. i don't even know what they mean.

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Geonjaha

0LD_SK0OL_PUNK wrote:

YOLO
today's idiot teenagers don't know what this word means, and they use it as an excuse to act like animals.
RATCHET
this is a TOOL, but today's idiot teenagers use it as some kind of insult. i don't even know what they mean.

Damn those idiot teenagers! Ruining everything! :3

Edited on by Geonjaha

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Tricoloryoshi

Weird, I've never heard anybody say "ratchet", besides talking about ratchet and clank.

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