What is slang?
Any non-conventional use of real words, or made up words that aren't recognized by every facet of society. Slang is often misinterpreted by people as the collection of phrases on urbandictionary.com.
My bro posted something on urban dictionary cause he thought it was slang, so me and my friends beat the crap out of him.
Slang - what is it?
v. The act of selling illegal narcotics.
Reference the song, "White Tees" by Dem Franchize Boyz: "I bang in my white tee, I slang in my white tee."
What does "slang" mean?
Unofficial language (words or grammar) or interpretation of language, usually because the language is too recent or not used widespread enough to be assimilated officially. Slang exists in pretty much every language, and is part of the natural evolution of a language.
The way I'm speaking right now was probably considered slang hundreds of years ago.
Slang - what does it mean?
da current definition of this word is to sell drugs
in the song white tees by Dem Franchise boyz uses this term: "I slang in my white tee"
The ever-evolving bastardization of the written and spoken language as a result of social and cultural idolization of uneducated, unitelligable celebrities.
1)Aw shnap, son. Check out the fine ass sho-tee rockin' all dat ice.
Translation: Hello, my good sir. Take a gander at the beautiful woman wearing the expensive jewels.
slang is the continual and ever-changing use and definition of words in informal conversation, often using references as a means of comparison or showing likeness. some modern slang has endured over the decades since its inception (i.e. cool) and some will only last a few years before being rendered obsolete or outdated (i.e. bling bling). slang can be born from any number of situations or ideas (the word slang itself has come to represent selling, especially of illegal drugs), and can be blunt or riddled with metaphor, and often quite profound.
the use of slang is frequently ridiculed by culturally-ignorant people who feel it is the product of insufficient education and believe it to be counter-evolutionary; of course, they couldn't be farther from the truth. human language has been in a state of constant reinvention for centuries, and slang has been used and created by poets and writers of all sorts (William Shakespeare has been credited for the upbringing of at least a couple of words). it is the right and responsibility of the modern human to keep re-evaluating language, to give dead words innovative contemporary meanings or to simply invent new ones, in order to be more appealing and representative to the speaker/listener (which was essentially the basis behind language anyway, to understandably communicate thoughts or ideas verbally).
the use of and constant flux in slang is the only exciting thing happening in language, making present day especially interesting with the wealth of new words and definitions appearing seemingly everywhere. those who speak ill of slang obviously feel threatened or alienated by the evolution of a language they can't control, and all y'all trick ass marks need to stop running ya gums 'fore y'all gets slapped the fuck up...bitches.
peace and much love, the snizz.
cool, bling bling, slang, the conversion of the degenerative "nigger" into the acceptable if not triumphant "nigga"
To sell something. Not always in a legit matter.
I'm going to the hippy tour to slang burittos and my art.
I'm not waiting to get noticed by the artist elite when I can slangmy shit right here on phishlot.
I can't afford to sell my food legit so I'm gonna hit the deadlot and slang my hippy burittos and shit.
Portmanteau for the words : Short and LANGuage
Influenced by different languages, dialects, cultures, sayings, and on some occassions, tone or accent of a voice, the word SLANG caught on as a coined term during the late 80's in Atlanta, Georgia by Madamé Constable Charlotte Hemingsworth VIII as she was famous for speaking in a Southern accent and was too lax to complete phrases during normal conversations. She claims that it was for the purpose of concealing topics amongst close friends from eavesdropping citizens or members of the small community.
The community in these parts uses their own slang to confuse non-locals.
the only reason Urbandictionary.com exists
www.urbandictionary.com is a slang online dictionary. "Define your World"
An informal term that stands for or means something else than its literal meaning; a shorter way to say a word or phrase
Slang is slang for short language.