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Definition of the ghettos

ghetto, the

noun

  • a poor area.
    Shit, man, you live in the ghetto.

    Last edited on Jul 25 2010. Submitted by Tosh from PA, USA on Mar 02 2000.

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Other terms relating to 'ghetto':

Definitions include: of superior quality, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: a large ass.
Definitions include: a police helicopter using a spotlight.
Definitions include: a portable box stereo system, typically furnished with radio, cassette player, and CD player.
Definitions include: extremely large buttocks.
Definitions include: a hair brush used by hoochies.
Definitions include: a ghetto on the outskirts of a city.
Definitions include: group of stray dogs that wander a minority neighborhood.
Definitions include: an automobile of the type stereotypically found in "ghetto" areas.
Definitions include: tacky; gaudy; sleazy; marked by showing lack of style;.
Definitions include: a ghetto ho, i.e. a low-class promiscuous female.
Definitions include: to overly stuff something; when relating to a car - to pack full of people.
Definitions include: a beat-up car, with the paint coming off.
Definitions include: of the drums and bass style of techno music.

Other terms relating to 'the':

Definitions include: the real information or the proof, instruction, the know how, where, when, and why about something or someone.
Definitions include: walking, generally as opposed to driving.
Definitions include: interrogation.
Definitions include: extremely intoxicated
Definitions include: information.
Definitions include: something you have now is worth more than two things you have just a chance of getting.
Definitions include: a good estimate.
Definitions include: a secret advantage.
Definitions include: inclusive.
Definitions include: to make a bad situation worse.
Definitions include: with the amount of time left to finish a task rapidly disappearing.
Definitions include: having an opinion or belief prior to it becoming common or popular.
Definitions include: of a male, to urinate.
Definitions include: Someone being butthurt over having something, they do to others regularly, done to the them
Definitions include: secret sexual activity with a person other than one's partner.

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