The other day my teenage sister sent me a message on my facebook, I was completely confused, as there were some words that I didn't understand what they meant so I did a little research and found out for example that "Brinks" was a joke and that "Flop" means to fail, if it wasn't for the internet I would have known.
What is Slang?
Slang is a popular language used by certain groups, especially on social media, let's say, these words are created to replace traditional terms in a different and cool way. You may not think so, but you've probably used slang in your everyday life.
Current slang and its meanings: Examples
To help them update their "dictionary" and stay on top of the expressions used both on social networks and outside of it, be it in a group of friends, at a club or even in a formal conversation with co-workers.
It is a slang term used to describe a feeling of contempt or anger that one person may have towards another. For example, if there is a girl at your school that you don't like very much, you can say "I got rancid from so-and-so" which means that you are tired of going through such a situation and that everything that person will annoy you.
- To chicken out
Give up or get discouraged at the last minute
- Party Rice
That person who doesn't miss an opportunity to go to a party is enough to receive an invitation that is already there quickly.
Any alcoholic beverage for example, friend, let's have a booze after work.
Strange different from the common
Surprised, confused, annoyed or upset. For example, I lost R$ 50.00 yesterday I'm so mad.
If you ship a couple that means you support and approve of the relationship.
It's the same thing as BFF (Best Friends Forever).
- Thank you, Flw
It is used to replace bye they mean: “Thanks. Said".
When someone sends or asks for intimate photos
It serves to indicate your enemies or false friends.
It describes something that you really crave.
Person that you think is beautiful or that you like.
“spying” or “chasing” a person's updates on social media.