#UKSlang: UK slang (8)

  1. Minted (adj.) Meaning: wealthy
    • Example:
      • “Many girls want to be Liam’s friend because he is minted now.”
  2. Collywobbles (n.) Meaning: a feeling of nervousness/discomfort in the stomach
    • Example:
      • “I got a case of the collywobbles before I met Zayn.”
  3. Gabby (adj.) Meaning: talkative.
    • Example:
      • “Harry is a gabby person. The media loves him.”
  4. Miffed (adj.) Meaning: upset/offended/peeved
    • Example:
      • “Niall was miffed when the media was making fun of him.”
  5. Knackered (adj.) Meaning: exhausted
    • Example:
      • “Payne is knackered after having a party last night.”
  6. Earwig (v.) Meaning: to eavesdrop
    • Example:
      • “Horan opens the window to earwig on the conversation outside.”
  7. Flicks (n.) Meaning: the cinema
    • Example:
      • “Tonight, Louis is going to the flicks with his family.”
  8. Peckish (adj.) Meaning: hungry
    • Example:
      • “Tomlinson is peckish after finishing his rehearsal.”

Compiled and written by @fabfebby at @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, October 06, 2013

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