#USSlang: American slang (4)

  1. All wet. Meaning: completely wrong.
    • Example:
      • “Your ideas about politics are all wet.”
  2. Blown away. Meaning: greatly impressed.
    • Example:
      • “I was blown away by your attitude.”
  3. Booze. Meaning: alcohol.
    • Example:
      • “I need some booze tonight.”
  4. Break it up. Meaning: stop it.
    • Example:
      • “Break it up or I will call your parents.”
  5. Con. Meaning: deceive (menipu).
    • Example:
      • “Don’t try to con me!”
  6. Cut. Meaning: dilute (melarutkan).
    • Example:
      • “Could you cut my juice with a little water? It’s too sweet.””
  7. Dork. Meaning: strange person.
    • Example:
      • “Oh… He’s such a dork…”
  8. Flaky. Meaning: unreliable (tidak dapat diandalkan).
    • Example:
      • “He’s too flaky to do those things.”
  9. Goofy. Meaning: foolish, silly.
    • Example:
      • “She’s so goofy! We couldn’t stop laughing!”
  10. Have a buzz on. Meaning: slightly intoxicated.
    • Example:
      • “I had a buzz on after the third glasses of beer.”
  11. Heaved. Meaning: vomited.
    • Example:
      • “I heaved on the floor last night.”
  12. Pain in the neck. Meaning: annoying.
    • Example:
      • “My friend is a pain in the neck.”

Compiled and written by @Patipatigulipat at @EnglishTips4U on Saturday, September 3, 2011

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