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

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation
You may have seen in the news that Google is researching methods to censor the web. Google's censorship is nothing new: they've been censoring this site for nearly 7 years. And lying about it. You can read more about Google's censorship here.

Definition of tankin' her

tank

  • to overcome, to conquer.
    Dude, I totally tanked that quantum mechanics test.
    If used reflexively, may take on opposite meaning, as in:
    Dude, that quantum mechanics test has me so tanked.

    Last edited on Apr 07 2013. Submitted by Maxwell from VA, USA on Mar 20 1999.

  • go belly up, go bankrupt.
    His regime will tank soon.

    Last edited on Sep 17 2002. Submitted by Howard J. from Leesburg, VA, USA on Sep 17 2002.

  • came to an end
    His career tanked.

    Last edited on Mar 24 2003. Submitted by M. J. from Dallas, TX, USA on Mar 24 2003.

  • a person who goes for long periods at a time, such as perhaps a race.

    Last edited on May 17 2011. Submitted by Andrea Y. on Mar 31 2005.

  • being really good at something or really cool in some way shape or form.
    Jim: Yo, you wanna go play football later?

    Bob: Hell yeah I'm a fuckin' tank at football.

    Jim: I'm more tank than you, bitch.

    Last edited on Mar 03 2013. Submitted by Charlie B. on Nov 19 2008.

noun

verb

verb - transitive

  • to cause something to fail.
                                                                                                                               

    Citation from "The Best Christmas Story Never Told", American Dad! (TV), Season 2 Episode 9 (2006) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Mar 03 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 03 2013.

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'car, motorcycle, or other vehicle':

Definitions include: a motorcycle.
Definitions include: inadequate or displeasing.
Definitions include: a passenger car, especially a large four-door sedan, owned or operated by the United States government.
Definitions include: a small, usually propeller-driven, plane.
Definitions include: a needle used to inject drugs.
Definitions include: a car with 4 cylinders.
Definitions include: any automobile.
Definitions include: a person who hypermiles.
Definitions include: a motor vehicle.
Definitions include: a large car.
Definitions include: a low rider car which is noted for its "thuggish" looks.
Definitions include: a fixed-gear bicycle.
Definitions include: alternate spelling of hoopty.
Definitions include: any sport motorcycle or replica of a race motorcycle, usually Japanese in origin.
Definitions include: an automobile of the type stereotypically found in "ghetto" areas.

Slang terms with the same root words

Other terms relating to 'tank':

Definitions include: a holding cell for drunk people, usually in a county jail.
Definitions include: a sexually attractive or sexually provocative female under the age of sexual consent.
Definitions include: a person who habitually drinks large amounts of alcohol.
Definitions include: Cockney rhyming slang meaning American i.e. septic tank - yank.
Definitions include: large ass.
Definitions include: extremely drunk.
Definitions include: to be totally drunk, full of alcohol, intoxicated.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(19)  
No longer use it(1)  
Heard it but never used it(9)  
Have never heard it(10)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 14 votes: 31%  (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="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/tankin'-her">tankin' her</a>

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

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/tankin'-her tankin' her]

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