Informal Speech

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Disapproval

What Does ‘Throw Shade’ Slang Mean and How to Use it?

Narrate, explain, or express, baseless or based disrespect; the millennial style.

Suspect

What Does ‘Sus’ Slang Mean and How to Use it?

Did someone suss you out? Does someone seem sus to you? It’s not always the same thing.

Clap

What Does ‘Clap Back’ Mean and How to Use it?

Sometimes, when someone makes noise, you just gotta clap against it.

TW - Trigger Warning

What Does ‘TW’ Mean and How to Use it?

Make the internet a better, safer place one appropriate TW/trigger warning sign at a time.

Caught in 4k

What Does ‘Caught in 4K’ Mean and How to Use it?

When the evidence is just too strong and the publicity just too high.

Let that sink in

What Does the Expression ‘Let That Sink in’ Mean and How to Use it?

Two minutes of silence.. to let that sink in.

No lie sign

What Do ‘Cap’ and ‘No Cap’ Slangs Mean and How to Use Them?

The whole new way to call out pretense and keep it real.

IRL In Real Life

What Does ‘IRL’ Mean and How to Use it?

When we created an alternate reality and an acronym referring to the actual reality.

AKA Also known As

What Does AKA Mean and How to Use it?

Casually refer to anything with a name of your/their/popular choice.

Low key

What Does ‘Low-Key’ Slang Mean and How to Use it?

The modern-day alternative to subtlety, secrecy, and slight amounts of anything!

Rent Free in Your Head

What Does ‘Rent Free’ Slang Mean and How to Use it?

When you want to forget something but simply cannot, that’s a rent-free thought right there.

FAM

What Does FAM Mean and How to Use it?

The abbreviation of family has many more implications that aren’t always blood-related.

Simp

What Does Simp Mean in a Text Chat

The internet’s dilemma today is to be or not to be a simp. That’s simp-ly pathetic.