The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of neds



  • acronym for "non-educated delinquent". A group characterized by chain-smoking, drunken brawling, and wearing track suits with the cuffs of the pants tucked into their pulled-up, white socks. (Also see chav.) From Glaswegian.

    Citation from newspaper headline from Spring, 2003. <needs verification> blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jul 30 2013. Submitted by Dylan H. from Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK on Jun 17 2003.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

None found.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: a display of affection between competing people or groups.
Definitions include: Thick and sexy
Definitions include: Ready (to go, to leave).
Definitions include: in the manner of a schlub.
Definitions include: crazy.
Definitions include: legs.
Definitions include: to sell.
Definitions include: menstruating.
Definitions include: "yes."
Definitions include: appealing.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(4)  
No longer use it(1)  
Heard it but never used it(3)  
Have never heard it(9)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 7 votes: 12%  (See the most vulgar words.)

Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)

Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.

Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="">neds</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[ neds]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.