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Definition of smell bacon

smell bacon

  • Used when seeing or detecting the presence of a cop nearby. Usually when doing something wrong like loitering, speeding, etc.
    Shit man, I smell bacon!

    Last edited on May 18 2011. Submitted by Jewels D. from Pordenone (Friuli-Venezia Giulia), Italy on Aug 12 1998.

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Other terms relating to 'bacon':

Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: to earn an income.
Definitions include: a greeting.

Other terms relating to 'smell':

Definitions include: something that indicates poor choices made elsewhere in a code base.
Definitions include: an expression of empathy or simple understanding.
Definitions include: that you understand them.
Definitions include: to understand.
Definitions include: to detect that something is not what it seems.
Definitions include: "See (one) later", i.e. "Goodbye".
Definitions include: Refers to the smell of an unclean woman's vagina, from wear and tear due to sex or activity.
Definitions include: to be legitimate, trustworthy, moral, etc.
Definitions include: Referring to aged skin or atrophied muscles, etc.
Definitions include: to detect that something is amiss.
Definitions include: to take the time to enjoy life.
Definitions include: to acknowledge.
Definitions include: a command/invitation to accept reality.
Definitions include: a variant of "wake up and smell the coffee," which is a command/invitation to accept reality.

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