Rap Slangs That Need To Retire

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  • bun_b_15
    Rap has all kind of slangs. Certain terms are specific to the regions, while others have gone to catch on a national level. However, we can all agree that certain phrases people need to stop using. There have been common terms in rap that have grown outdated. As Bun B is closing the chapter to trill on his upcoming album, we’ve gathered a few slang words frequently used this year that need to retire. Started from the bottom because you only live once.
  • wiz_khalifa_smoking_complex_ONIFC
    Definition: To flash out, gloat about, or just plain show off something expensive or well-wanted
  • Lil B
    Definition: Mostly known as style, unique part of what makes you different than the other players in a cool way
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  • DannyBrownFreshmanLA3
    Definition: Shoes
  • <h2>Turn Up</h2>
    Definition: To let loose and have fun
  • Wiz_Amber
    Definition: Fine female
  • IAmsu_Intro
    Definition: That art of leading yourself and creating your own things and not being a copyier or jocker or biter
  • chief keef 620
    Definition: A slang term for marijuana of high quality
  • tyga_1
    Definition: Money, usually in thousand dollar amounts
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    <h2>On My Grind</h2>
    Definition: Means to work hard, always be hustling, or otherwise engaged in money-making or woman-procuring activities
  • FrenchMontana
    Definition: Showing off; showing what you've got
  • Nicki Minaj
    Definition: A real lady, not your only but your favorite, different from them hood rat chicks
  • <h2>Molly</h2>
    Definition: Pure form of MDMA (ecstasy), usually a free powder or in capsules. Oftentimes MDA is sold as molly.
  • juicy_j_stacks
    Definition: Slang for rubber bands, especially when referring to rubber bands wrapped around currency
  • dro_4
    <h2>Keep It 100</h2>
    Definition: To keep yourself real and true, to be honest and stick to the way you are, no matter what any one else thinks
  • attends The G.A.M.E INC. 7th Anniversary Party
    Definition: To mean it is acceptable and highly approved by someone
  • miley-cyrus
    Definition: The rhythmic gyrating of the lower fleshy extremities in a lascivious manner with the intent to elicit sexual arousal or laughter in ones intended audience
  • bun_betta
    Definition: An adjective used in hip-hop culture to describe someone who is considered to be well respected, coming from a combination of the words "true" and "real"

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  • Ghost Of Len Bias

    So don’t use any slang…

  • lol

    aye come on turn up don’t need to die….

  • religion

    i like pizza

  • BrianRaider

    Definition: Money or goods taken by a thief or burglar.
    ??? WTF Who Did This Definition ?

    • Eric Diep

      lol my fault. Swag swag

  • BrianRaider

    OK I See Where Y’all Are Going With This And Some Do Need To Retire But Some Slang(Trill, Wifey, Loud, Fresh) Is Just Timeless. People Gone Continue To Say That Shit Anyways. I Say Swag Should Go Though That’s So 5 Years Ago!

  • MarkVader┌П┐(◣_◢)┌П┐

    yolo is a definite yes

  • Dont Waste Your Life

    The swag definition is waay off. Swag = Fag

  • Dont Waste Your Life

    Half of these terms arent that bas its just that the unlyrical swag rappers of today use them in every line…

  • fuckk xxl reporters

    loud shouldnt even b on this list its stil a dope slang term

  • Miss. Go Ham

    You forgot about Soulja Boy Tell’em

  • http://mikevo.wordpress.com/ Mike Van Orden

    I know it’s not slang, but the significance of the “diss” needs to die a horrible death. It has become utterly empty and non-substantive and is used basically as a publicity stunt at this point. What’s worse is hip hop/rap websites and publications losing their shit when a rapper even references another rapper and they call it a diss. Most of the time it’s very minor and not even speaking towards the person negatively. I believe we are at the point now where posturing and puffed up egos are corny, the quality of the music is what should determine if you’re beating your rivals. So I’m just straight done with the “diss”.

  • Herrinbone Kapone

    Swag & Money are two different things, and Trill will forever be used long there’s trill niggaz around, XXL Need to retire their journalist

  • chippc

    Man I can appreciate that “fresh’ has been used since the 80′s and has made a resurgence. And “trill” will never die here in Texas!

  • https://soundcloud.com/dabnma Depressed Insomniac

    fuck this list



      • ehjhjbhj

        nah a lot of these words need to be stopped once parents know what a slag word means it should immediately taken out of use. especially “twerk” u got like 60 year old talk show hosts talking about twerking, nah shits gotta go, same with swag

  • Doo Doo Article

    This corny ass journalist done dropped 6 articles this morning, quality over quantity son. This list is trash, written by someone who clearly isn’t a real hiphop head. Puttin uncle bun’s face and the word trill on this list is straight blasphemy. XXL needs some new contributors.

  • DaDon

    Trill are they f’n serious swag twerk bandz hell yea But Trill F*ck outta here with that H-Town Trill Texas Stand up

  • Cocaine Howie

    Molly isn’t rap slang. Molly’s been Molly before niggas was up on that shit.

  • ehjhjbhj

    wtf r u suppose to call molly its called molly….. and TURN UP MANNN (kevin hart brought that back). The only reason trill is even on this list is because people that dont even have the right 2 use that word say it like they know where it originated from. the same as everyone talking about sippin lean now they dont even understand the culture of that or where it started

  • LeBongFlames

    Soon as I seen Bun B on the beginning of the article I said “BITCH THESE NIGGAS BEST NOT BE THINKING BOUT SAYING TO RETIRE TRILL” some of the words maybe but some are just words that are gunna stick to the game for some time to come.

  • Jayson IdaPappy Sias

    Trill has nothing to do with Houston…houston just happens to be the biggest city nearby. “Trill”comes from the Golden Triangle the 409…Port Arthur, Texas….period


    This is bullshit apart from Terri, and we dont use loud in the UK, and no I won’t tell u what we do use. No dry snitchin’. I suppose u want peeps to stop saying that too. Kmt.


    Damn T9 on my phone…meant to say Twerk in the comment. Not Terri loool