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Definition of psych


  • said upon fooling someone.
    I found that $50 you were missing... psych!
    Help me! Help me!...psych!

    Last edited on May 03 2013. Submitted by Teri A. from Flint, MI, USA on Aug 01 2002.

  • just kidding. alternate spellings: sike, syke, sych, etc.
    Joe: Sure, I'll lend you 20 dollars.

    Suzy: Really?

    Joe: Psych!

    Last edited on May 03 2013. Submitted by Tony J. from Portland, OR, USA on Jun 30 2004.

  • To announce that you have been fooled, or someone has made a joke. Almost like saying 'just kidding', only with more attitude. (was very popular in the 90's)
    I just bought you a new car... PSYCH!
    You look very beautiful today. PSYCH!

    Last edited on Sep 19 2007. Submitted by Angel from Morgan Hill, CA, USA on Sep 19 2007.


  • Person A: What's the code to your cell phone?

    Person B: 1234... Psych!
    Gemma: Do you wanna go out with me?

    Derek: OMG of course! I mean, who doesn't?

    Gemma: Hahaha... psych!

    Last edited on May 03 2013. Submitted by Anonymous on Sep 30 2012.

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