Commonly Used Slang from 2015

Thanks to a few internet searches and many conversations, here’s a list commonly used phrases from 2015 and some still used in 2016. Don’t worry if you’ve never used any of these before, you’re still good I promise. 


Turnt

Def: Extremely hype

Sent: We got turnt last night!


On fleek

Def: Very good

Sent: Girl, your eyebrows are on fleek!


On point

Def: Perfect

Sent: Those shoes are on point.


Bae

Def: Before Anything/Anyone Else

Sent: He’s bae.


Tho

Def: Meaningless endings to sentences or ‘though’

Sent: But is it really tho?


Rekt or Wrecked

Def: To destroy

Sent: Get rekt/wrecked!


Basic

Def: you

Sent: She only wears white. She’s so basic.


Shade

Def: Casual insult

Sent: I went to talk to him and he was throwing shade at everyone! 


Yas

Def: For some reason, it's a cooler ‘yes’

Sent: “YASSSSSS QUEEN. WORK.”


Givin’ me life

Def: Used when extremely excited or impressed

Sent: Your outfit is givin' me life!


Ship

Def: Romantic pairing of two people or relationship

Sent: I ship you and me ;)


AF

Def: Always faithful (you know)

Sent: That picture was hot AF.


Squad

Def: A group

Sent: We have such a squad this year.


Or nah

Def: Or not

Sent: You interested or nah?


FOMO

Def: Fear Of Missing Out

Sent: I can’t miss that party because FOMO.


Lit

Def: Lit-erati!

Sent: Tonight's going to be lit!


Fam

Def: Someone who is close to you or abbreviation for ‘family’

Sent: I got you fam, I got you.


Yolo

Def: You Only Live Once

Sent: Do whatever, YOLO!


Netflix & Chill

Def: Chill and watch Netflix

Sent: Bob: “Netflix & Chill? ;)”


Beast

Def: Super awesome

Sent: Lets go beast mode bro!


Ya feel

Def: “You feel”

Sent: Ya feel?