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23 words and phrases you’ll only hear in the South

The South is a special place with its own quirks and traditions, but it's especially well-known for having a way with words. Take a look at some of these classic Southern words and phrases you probably won't hear anywhere else.
Some slang terms deserve to fade away sooner than others.

8 slang words from the last decade that we can’t stand

Thanks to the internet, words can take root in our culture faster than ever. These are the slang words we can't stand anymore.

11 slang words from the last decade that we love

In a decade that saw a massive expansion in social media, slang is spreading faster than ever. Here are our favorite slang words from the 2010s.
The 1950s were a different time.

Can you guess the meaning of these 20th-century slang terms no one uses anymore?

The 20th century had its fair share of slang words and terms that no one uses anymore. Can you guess what these 15 words mean?
These are the terms and slang words Gen Z-ers can't stop using.

17 slang words teens and Gen Z-ers are using in 2019, and what they mean

If you've ever wondered the true meanings of "extra," "slay," or "salty," here's everything you need to know.
"Bae" is one of them.

These are the most ‘annoying’ slang words, according to Americans

A survey found some slang terms that many Americans deem "annoying." We broke down what they mean and how they got so popular.
If you aren't satisfied with you and your partner's sex life, you may want to have an honest discussion about it.

13 slang words everyone is using and what they really mean

From "it's lit" to "yeet," here are some popular words and phrases that everyone seems to be using these days and what they actually mean.
Police officers often use their own lingo.

9 slang terms only police officers would know

Police officers have unofficial jargon they seem to use across the board. Here are 11 of their most interesting cop lingo terms and what they mean.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined Justice Democrats on a call centered around a plan that would primary Democrats in 2020.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she’ll ‘run train on the progressive agenda,’ sparking backlash from right-wing critics for using crud...

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is facing backlash for saying she plans to "run train on the progressive agenda" — a crude sexual slang term.
Words like "y'all" are region-specific.

16 popular slang words you’ll only hear in certain regions of the US

Words like "y'all," "wicked," "ope," and "ginder" are all specific to certain regions in the US.