#USSlang: American slang (5)

  1. Hole up. Arti: bersembunyi.
    • Contoh:
      • “I had to hole up for three days because the police were looking for me.”
  2. Paw. Arti: tangan.
    • Contoh:
      • “Get your paws off of my body.”
  3. Huffy. Arti: marah.
    • Contoh:
      • “I will do it soon so please don’t get huffy.”
  4. Honcho. Arti: bos.
    • Contoh:
      • “The honcho says that we are going to have to give up two days of our vacation.”
  5. Hot. Arti: dicuri.
    • Contoh:
      • “The police stopped them because they thought the car was hot.”
  6. Knock. Arti: mengkritik.
    • Contoh:
      • “Don’t knock it if you can’t do it any better.”
  7. Mush. Arti: tidak masuk akal.
    • Contoh:
      • “That is total mush and you know it.”
  8. Pad. Arti: tempat tinggal.
    • Contoh:
      • “Have you found a pad yet?”
  9. Nick. Arti: menangkap.
    • Contoh:
      • “The police nicked the shoplifter as he was leaving the store.”
  10. Nuke. Arti: senjata nuklir.
    • Contoh:
      • “Does that attack plane have any nukes?”

Compiled and written by @ChatrineYK at @EnglishTips4U on Thursday, September 22, 2011

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