NYC Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These New York Phrases Do YOU Know?

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 Mar 11, 2018
1 of 20Choose one!
What does 'brick' mean?
Cold
Stacked
Hard headed
2 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following terms can be substituted for 'very'?
Mad
So
Hecka
3 of 20Choose one!
If you're being serious, which of the following terms would you incorporate in your statement?
Dead ass
So boom
Frontin'
4 of 20Choose one!
If someone starts of with ' so boom,' be prepared for a:
Mind blowing experience
Solicitation
Long story
5 of 20Choose one!
What is a 'guap'?
Money
Drug
Someone attractive
6 of 20Choose one!
Aldrin snuffed Benjie. What did Aldrin actually do?
He stole from Benjie.
He smelled Benjie.
He punched Benjie.
7 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following can be used to refer to jewelry?
Ice
Crystal
Guap
8 of 20Choose one!
If you're holding a grudge against someone, you have ____ with that person.
Wylin'
Beef
Dead ass
9 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following terms can be used to describe a back stabber?
Buggy
Thot
Grimey
10 of 20Choose one!
'Sus' is short for:
Superstition
Suspect
Sustenance
11 of 20Choose one!
If you're grilling someone, that means:
You're bringing up a hot topic.
You're staring at them.
You're questioning them.
12 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following terms has a negative connotation?
Ratchet
Dumb
Mad
13 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following does not mean good friend?
Son
Guap
B
14 of 20Choose one!
He was buggin' over the situation.
He was over it.
He was desperate.
He was overreacting.
15 of 20Choose one!
What are kicks?
Players
Sneakers
Feet
16 of 20Choose one!
He rolled in with a fine whip. What is a whip?
Suit
Car
Lady
17 of 20Choose one!
If you drive a hooptie, that usually means:
You're driving a beat down car.
You stole the car.
You're driving a fairly new car.
18 of 20Choose one!
Catch these hands mean:
You're about to go skydiving.
You're about to roll a dice.
You're initiating a fight.
19 of 20Choose one!
If a party is lit, it's best that you:
Run before the police catch you.
Go!
Go home!
20 of 20Choose one!
Which of the following terms would you use to describe something appalling?
Whack
Hyphy
Crusty
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