So, in an effort to keep providing you with helpful info you can actually use, here is an up-to-date (as of this morning) list of teen slang that you can drop a bit of knowledge on your teen son or daughter next time you attempt to have a conversation with them. It’s a primer on the language they use and what in tarnation they actually mean.
Bust the ill pod– Someone very well-versed in current contemporary music.
Pulling an “Indiana Jones”– Taking a long walk in the jungle, the dessert or any such lengthy trek.
Sending flowers to a vegan– Something that is a waste of time or energy.
Toothy– Laughing at an inappropriate time.
Sweatin’ to the oldies– Wearing extremely short shorts.
Philly Jim– Someone with a thick, distinctive (though non-Bostonian) accent. Other variations include Denver Jim, Milwaukee Jim and Portland Pete.
Dragon Ball lame-Uncool, uninteresting.
Tarek and Christina-To break up, or end a long relationship. “Y’all hear about Leroy and Tina? They made like Tarek and Christina.”
Delta Burke– Overweight.
A Rachel McAdams movie– Having to do with time travel.
Meghan Trainor- Someone who is stuck up, arrogant, full of themselves. Especially someone from Nantucket.
Worse than Columbo– Someone who is annoying or a nuisance.