Do you ever sit near teens and listen to their stories and not have an idea what they are talking about? I mean they could be planning a take over and have fun knowing you have no clue.
Most teens are able to hold secret conversations because parents have no idea what they’re talking about.
It’s important to educate yourself about common teen slang so you can be aware of the conversations your teen is having both online and in-person.
So dead mum’s in your 40’s and 50’s, here are slang words used by your teens and others that you need to know.
Shawwry: This means young girl. Perhaps you have heard your teen son use the word shawty/shawrry and have been wondering why he sounds like he is slurrying? He is referring to his main girl or potential interest.
Snatched – Looks good
Lit – Amazing
GOAT – Greatest of all time
Salty – Bitter
TBH – To be honest
Thirsty – Trying to get attention
Bruh – Same as “bro”
Curve – Romantic rejection
Hater or h8er – Someone who hates everything, even their friends
Chillaxin – Chillin’ and relaxing.
Throw Shade – Give someone a dirty look
Smash – Casual s3x
Turnt Up – To be high or drunk