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  • Jul 11, 2022

    Slangit is now Slang.net! – We have a new name and look but still the same helpful definitions.

  • Dec 14, 2021

    2021: Top 10 Slang Terms – 2021 was another year dominated by covid-related slang. View the top ten slang terms from 2021.

  • Dec 30, 2020

    2020: Top 10 Slang Terms – 2020 was unprecedented, including covid-related slang. View the top ten slang terms from 2020.

  • Dec 29, 2020

    2019: Top 10 Slang Terms – 2019 slang was extra. Keep it 100 and browse the top ten slang terms from 2019.

  • Dec 28, 2018

    2018: Top 10 Slang Words – How many of the top ten slang terms for 2018 do you know?

  • Jan 20, 2017

    LOL – Read some of the funniest tweets from Trump's Inauguration.

  • Dec 20, 2016

    2016: Top 10 Slang Terms – The 10 most popular slang terms from the year of 2016.

  • Oct 12, 2016

    POTUS – Here are 10 of the most popular slang terms from the 2016 U.S. presidential race that you should know.

  • Jul 18, 2016

    Adulting – Peter Pan, Billy Madison, and Toys 'R' Us kids had it right: growing up is no good.

  • Jun 17, 2016

    Delete your account – Recap of the Clinton-Trump "Delete your account" Twitter feud

  • May 12, 2016

    TBT – Get to know the trending hashtag abbreviations for each day of the week

  • Mar 16, 2016

    Instagram husband – What it's like being the husband of an Instagram star.

  • Dec 15, 2015

    SWTFA – As The Force Awakens is released in theaters, a crazed fandom engulfs planet Earth

  • Nov 12, 2015

    LOTV – The third installment to SC2 that brings closure to the StarCraft conflict

  • Oct 20, 2015

    Netflix and chill – The rise in popularity of the guise for hooking up

  • Aug 13, 2015

    Kpop – The U.S. is learning about South Korea in a whole new way

  • Jul 8, 2015

    Grexit – Greece's dying economy has given birth to a trending slang term

  • Jun 3, 2015

    FIFA – As the Women's World Cup begins, FIFA looks to make headlines on the field instead of off the field

  • Apr 24, 2015

    GOT – The phenomenon has contributed to pop culture in many ways, including slang

  • Mar 21, 2015

    March Madness – The annual sporting event that captures the attention of millions during the month of March

  • Feb 17, 2015

    Nonpology – An "apology" that only makes things worse

  • Jan 9, 2015

    BAE – What does BAE actually mean?

  • Dec 5, 2014

    Ghosting – Learn how to "ghost" and avoid those long awkward goodbyes this Christmas season.

  • Nov 6, 2014

    Movember – The month-long campaign to change the face of men's health

  • Oct 17, 2014

    MLB – The Major League Baseball (MLB) postseason is filled with baseball slang.

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