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B

bag

  • To acquire. Also 'sack' invented by David 'Deacon' Jones, DE with LA Rams who had many tackles of the QB on passrushes. CopTalk: 'Bag it' to take into evidence, usually in a baggie. CrookTalk: 'Bag man' Carried the briefcase with the loot.

    Last edited on Jul 22 2014. Submitted by Anonymous on Jul 22 2014.

noun

  • one's taste. That is, an activity that one finds appealing.
    Nah, man, smoking is not my bag.
    That movie last night was not my bag.

    Last edited on Apr 26 1999. Submitted by Mario C. from Elizabeth, NJ, USA on Apr 26 1999.

  • a (usually small, plastic) bag containing drugs or drug paraphernalia.
    What's in the bag, man?

    Last edited on Aug 10 2002. Submitted by Anonymous on Aug 10 2002.

  • a displeasing woman; "hag".
    Laura next door is a real old bag.
                                                                                                                                                                        

                                     

                                                                      

    Citation from "Peter, Peter, Caviar Eater", Family Guy (TV), Season 2 Episode 1 (1999) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 02 2011. Submitted by Ash L. from Burlingame, CA, USA on Jun 14 2003.

  • a condom
    • See more words with the same meaning: condom.

    Last edited on Mar 14 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 14 2010.

verb - transitive

  • to lie to; deceive.
    You've got to be baggin' me!
    This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to lie.

    Last edited on Dec 16 2011. Submitted by John S. from Phoenix, AZ, USA on Jun 21 1997.

  • to acquire.
    I bagged the job I interviewed for!
                                                        

                                                                                                               

    Citation from "Acid Queen", Reaper (TV), Season 1 Episode 13 (2008) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                      

                                                                                                                                              

    Citation from "Peter, Peter, Caviar Eater", Family Guy (TV), Season 2 Episode 1 (1999) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Dec 16 2011. Submitted by Kevin H. from Cedar Rapids, IA, USA on Nov 29 2001.

  • to be caught doing something wrong, or arrested.
    John got bagged for stealing last night.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to arrest.

    Last edited on Jan 18 2003. Submitted by Toma D. from Queens, NY, USA on Jan 18 2003.

  • to discard.
    Person A: This CD player is broken.

    Person B: Well then, bag it.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to discard.

    Last edited on Jun 13 2004. Submitted by Robert H. from Kingston, PA, USA on Jun 13 2004.

  • to make fun of.

    This definition is questionable and is pending deletion. It will be saved from deletion if legitimate citations are found.

    Last edited on Jun 05 2013. Submitted by Kelvin A. on Aug 27 2004.

notes

  • The "one's thing" meaning was re-popularized by the Austin Powers movies.

    Last edited on May 23 2003. Submitted by Gillian C. on May 23 2003.

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catch

noun

  • a person who would make an excellent significant other.
                                                                                                  

    Citation from "Not on Your Wife Opening Night", Party Down, Season 2 Episode 6 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Robert H. from Kingston, PA, USA on Jun 13 2004.

  • an unpleasant condition that usually accompanies a seemingly advantageous situation.
    To get my own room my parents told me I have to walk the dog every day. I knew there would be a catch!

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Anonymous on May 12 2010.

verb - intransitive

verb - transitive

  • to see.
    I caught a movie at the theatre in Springfield last night.
                                                                              

    Citation from "I Am the Walrus", American Dad! (TV), Season 6 Episode 13 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                                                   

    Citation from "The Unusual Suspects", Alphas (TV), Season 1 Episode 10 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Feb 22 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to get, buy, attend, etc., when referring to meals. Origin: perhaps derived from hunting, as in catching an animal for food.
    I caught lunch at the deli down the street.
    Do you want to go catch a bite to eat?

    Last edited on Mar 26 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to hear, understand.
    Did you catch that?

    Last edited on Mar 26 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 01 2001.

  • to use a scheduled (plane, train, bus, etc.) or unscheduled (taxi cab, etc.) mode of transportation.
    Is there anywhere to catch a taxi around here?
                                                                                       

    Citation from "Search Committee (Parts 1 and 2)", The Office (TV), Season 7 Episodes 25-26 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Nov 04 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 25 2011.

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gank

verb

  • to execute or murder, usually with a firearm. Origin: first used in the early 1990's.
    I'm going to gank your happy ass.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to kill.

    Last edited on Apr 02 2013. Submitted by Sandrea Sanders from St Louis, MO, USA on Dec 10 1996.

  • to steal. Also gank off with.
    I ganked a chair from his room.
    He ganked off with my bike.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to steal.

    Last edited on Dec 10 1996. Submitted by Sandrea Sanders from St Louis, MO, USA on Dec 10 1996.

  • to take; BUM.
    Can I gank some of your fries?

    Last edited on Oct 31 1998. Submitted by Jay B. from Washington, DC, USA on Oct 31 1998.

  • To continually attack or target another player in a videogame, generally of a lower level and usually online. Example:
    Hey dude, let's go gank some poor noob.

    Last edited on Jun 11 2010. Submitted by Anonymous on Jun 11 2010.

verb - transitive

  • to defraud; "swindle".
    Man, John's new car already broke down. I wonder how many people have been ganked by that dealer.

    Last edited on Dec 27 2010. Submitted by Vaughn from Chicago, IL, USA on Nov 03 1999.

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hit

adjective

  • messy, trashy, or dilapidated.
    Their apartment was hit.
    • See more words with the same meaning: a mess.

    Last edited on Nov 04 1998. Submitted by Chris from Detroit, MI, USA on Nov 04 1998.

  • unattractive.
    That girl is so hit.
    Your girlfriend is hit.

    Last edited on May 25 1999. Submitted by karno from Morgantown, WV, USA on May 25 1999.

  • tired.
    I'm hit - I think I'll go take a nap.
    • See more words with the same meaning: tired.

    Last edited on Feb 20 2003. Submitted by Spencer from Jersey City, NJ, USA on Feb 20 2003.

  • screwed.
    Gary: Oh my god, this essay is due tomorrow and I haven't even started it yet.

    Brian: You're hit.

    Last edited on Jan 04 2013. Submitted by D'boy "Fromdatombs" from Springfield, MA 01108, USA on Jan 04 2013.

noun

  • a murder-for-hire; "contract killing".
    • See more words with the same meaning: to kill.

    Last edited on Mar 20 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 31 2009.

  • a single unit of an illegal drug.
    There's still a couple of hits left.
    Let me get a hit on dat.
    • See more words with the same meaning: drugs.

    Last edited on Apr 16 2013. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 03 2009.

  • a single inhalation of marijuana smoke.
    Person A: Want to share a bowl?

    Person B: Just a hit will do for now, thanks.

    Last edited on Jul 24 2011. Submitted by Lurking Grue from University of South Carolina: General Information, 901 Sumter St # 207, Columbia, SC 29201, USA on Dec 25 2010.

verb - ambitransitive

verb - transitive

  • to rob.
    • See more words with the same meaning: to steal.

    Last edited on Aug 31 2009. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 31 2009.

  • to go to. Also hit up.
    We're going to hit the club later.
    I think I'm going to hit the buffet.
                                                                                                                                                                                                         

    Citation from "The Inner Circle", The Office (TV), Season 7 Episode 23 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                      

    Citation from "Fear", Wilfred (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                 

                                                                    

    Citation from "Halloween / Ellie", Louie (TV), Season 2 Episode 10 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

    Citation from "I Am Peter, Hear Me Roar", Family Guy (TV), Season 2 Episode 8 (2000) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 31 2009.

  • to give something to someone.
                   

                              

    Citation from "Love, Bullets and Blacktop", Reaper (TV, 2007), Season 1 Episode 7 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        

                                                              

    Citation from "The Fight", Parks and Recreation (TV), Season 3 Episode 13 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Aug 10 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 03 2009.

  • to partake.
    Can I hit that?
                                                                                                                                                     

    Citation from "Chapter 11", Eastbound & Down (TV), Season 2 Episode 5 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 12 2012. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Oct 03 2009.

  • to perform a murder-for-hire; "perform a contract killing".

    Last edited on Mar 20 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 20 2010.

  • on a computer, to click with the mouse.
    Hit the "Subscribe" button to complete the confirmation process.

    Last edited on May 18 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on May 18 2010.

  • on a computer or other device, to press a button.
    Now hit the "Enter" key.
    Quick - hit the power button!

    Last edited on May 18 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on May 18 2010.

  • to contact.
                                                                                                    

    Citation from "Paper Planes", Kala (album), M.I.A. blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Mar 01 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Mar 01 2011.

notes

  • "hit" also has several non-slang meanings.

    Last edited on Mar 22 2010. Submitted by MosheGirl from Portland, OR, USA on Mar 20 2010.

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