Thursday thirteen - 19th Edition
A few weeks ago I did a Thursday Thirteen on slang words from the 80's. This week I thought I'd do 13 slang words from the 70's. I hope everyone enjoys these. Drop me a line if you remember any of these fun slang words or they bring back any good memories.
real deal or truth."let me give you the skinny on the deal"
- ' Can You Dig It'
Do you understand? " Can you dig it man?"
as in; Are you going Bootin? "I'm going Roller Bootin" or rollerskating.
- The 'Crib' and going to the 'Gig'
The "crib" was going home or to someone else's house, and "gig" was work or job.
- 'Far Out'
- 'Lay A Gasser'
- 'You're So Stunned'
Meaning the person acted or said something stupid, dumb.
- 'book' Or 'booking'
to run quickly, usually away from something. (ie The cops were after him so he was booking down the street.)
a cute girl
- 'catch You On The Flip~side'
see you later
- 'feel Tha Funk'
- 'right On' !!