80s Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Phrases Do You Actually Know?


Stop wiggin'...come take this totally tubular quiz!

A quiz about the various slang words in the United States during the 1980s, including "righteous," "tubular," and more.

 Mar 11, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

What does "Gnarly" mean?

2 of 18Pick your answer!

This iconic 80s term is used to address a person, and it still used frequently today.

3 of 18Pick your answer!

Bogart = ______.
To be an actor
To share
To hog

4 of 18Pick your answer!

If something is "Tubular", that means it is...
a mistake
in a cylinder shape

5 of 18Pick your answer!

Freddy = ______.
A kiss
A nerd
A beer

6 of 18Pick your answer!

"What's your damage?" is a phrase used to express _______.

7 of 18Pick your answer!

Bogus = _______

8 of 18Pick your answer!

If you tell a person "Bag your face", that means they are....
very attractive
talking too much

9 of 18Pick your answer!

What does it mean to be "wiggin' out"?
freaking out
becoming less grateful
calming down

10 of 18What does this word mean?

"Fresh" in 80s slang means...

11 of 18What does this word mean?

Rad = ______.
stressed out

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Clutch = ______.
Very good, or cool
Fearful or insecure

13 of 18Pick your answer!

If something is "far out", that means it is...
not very smart
far away

14 of 18Pick your answer!

Finish this 80s phrase: "______ to the max!"

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Homefry = ______.
Close or best friend
Another name for McDonald’s
Place of residence

16 of 18Pick your answer!

This term is used to describe something totally cool or radical:

17 of 18Pick your answer!

"Where's the Beef?" is what you say when....
you want to start a fight with someone
something important is missing from a situation
you are given a veggie burger

18 of 18Pick your answer!

Bootleg = ______.
Something that is generic, not the real thing
To steal
To drive fast around the corner
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you're in luck! Don't you worry, we've got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try! Do you know what a stethoscope is? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson's "Beat It"? Can you quote every line from "Pretty Woman", or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all! Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don't forget to share with your friends! Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy. So take a breath, stop whatever you're doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!