Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Slang.
Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Slang and, of course, Slang synonyms and on the right images related to the word Slang.
SlangSlang Slang, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Slanged; p. pr. & vb. n.
To address with slang or ribaldry; to insult with vulgar
Every gentleman abused by a cabman or slanged by a
bargee was bound there and then to take off his coat
and challenge him to fisticuffs. --London
Spectator. SlangSlang Slang,
imp. of Sling. Slung. [Archaic]
Slang Slang, n.
Any long, narrow piece of land; a promontory. [Local, Eng.]
SlangSlang Slang, n. [Cf. Sling.]
A fetter worn on the leg by a convict. [Eng.]
Slang Slang, n. [Said to be of Gypsy origin; but probably from
Scand., and akin to E. sling; cf. Norw. sleng a slinging, an
invention, device, slengja to sling, to cast, slengja kjeften
(literally, to sling the jaw) to use abusive language, to use
slang, slenjeord (ord = word) an insulting word, a new word
that has no just reason for being.]
Low, vulgar, unauthorized language; a popular but
unauthorized word, phrase, or mode of expression; also, the
jargon of some particular calling or class in society; low
popular cant; as, the slang of the theater, of college, of
SlangSling Sling, v. t. [imp. Slung, Archaic Slang; p. p.
Slung; p. pr. & vb. n. Slinging.] [AS. slingan; akin to
D. slingeren, G. schlingen, to wind, to twist, to creep, OHG.
slingan to wind, to twist, to move to and fro, Icel. slyngva,
sl["o]ngva, to sling, Sw. slunga, Dan. slynge, Lith. slinkti
1. To throw with a sling. ``Every one could sling stones at
an hairbreadth, and not miss.' --Judg. xx. 16.
2. To throw; to hurl; to cast. --Addison.
3. To hang so as to swing; as, to sling a pack.
4. (Naut) To pass a rope round, as a cask, gun, etc.,
preparatory to attaching a hoisting or lowering tackle.
Meaning of Slang from wikipedia
- A Slang
is a vocabulary
(words, phrases, and linguistic
usages) of an informal
in verbal conversation
- Internet slang
(also called Internet
, netspeak, digispeak
or chatspeak) is a non-standard or unofficial
form of language
- of slang
used by Generation
Z; generally those
born from the mid 1990s to the early
2010s in the Western
Z slang differs
- British slang
is English-language slang originating
from and used in the United Kingdom
and also used to a limited extent
in Anglophone countries
- More than 1,200 slang names
have been identified
for the dried leaves
and flowers harvested
from the cannabis plant
for drug use. Most slang names
- LGBT slang
, LGBT speak, **** slang
or **** slang
is a set of English slang lexicon
used predominantly among
LGBTQ+ people. It has been used in various...
is a pejorative
term used as slang
for a middle-class white woman
who is perceived
or demanding beyond
of what is normal....
- Rhyming slang
is a form of slang
in the English
language. It is especially prevalent among
****neys in England, and was first
- In slang
, a troll
is a person
inflammatory, insincere, digressive, extraneous, or off-topic messages online
(such as in social
- CB slang
is the distinctive
or cant which developed among users
(CB), especially truck drivers
in the United...