|Word/Phrase||Part of speech||Definition||Examples|
|Tru dat||affirmative phrase||Agreement. To agree||
song is phat.
|Phat||Adjective||Agreeable. First rate. Excellent.||"That Lex is one phat ride."|
|Tight||Adjective||Very good. Excellent.||"That new Puffy joint is mad tight."|
|Joint||Noun||Song.||"Did you hear the new Jay Z joint?"|
|Mad||Adverb||Very||"That dude is mad cool, yo."|
English variation of "All Right"
Nautica shirt is aiite."
Yo, my boy Joe got shot the other day.
To be very cool.
What you doin' this Saturday?
"That kid Nathan is pretty chill."
|Lataz||Adjective||Variation of "later"||"See y'all lataz"|
|Dope||Adjective||Very good. First rate.||"Those moves are mad dope."|
|Bounce||Verb||To leave, depart||"It's ten-o'clock, time for me to bounce."|
|Feel||Verb||To sympathize with||"I feel ya man."|
|Rock||Verb||To wear||"I like to rock Tommy and Polo."|
|Gear||Noun||Clothes||"Yo, you look mad nice in your Tommy gear."|
primarily to males
|"I don't want no scrub, a scrub is the kind of guy who can't get no love from me"|
Yo, did you see that chicken head over there?
|Dog, Dawg||Noun||Close friend, comrade||"Where mah dogs at?"|
|Fly||Adjective||Appealing to asthetic senses. Attractive||"That model is mad fly."|
|Off da hook||Adjectival phrase||Very good. First rate.||"That club in da city is off da hook!"|
|What da dilly [yo]||Interrogative phrase||Non-standard English variation of "What's going on?" mainly used to inquire how one is doing.||Henry:
What da dilly yo?
Karen: Not much son.
|[Da] Bomb||Adjective||Excellent.||"That movie The Matrix was da bomb, yo"|
|Playa||Noun||One who seduces several women at once. Pimp.||
that kid's nothin' but a playa"
|[Playa] Hater||Noun||One who dislikes players.||"Don't be a playa hater, foo'... just let me do my thang."|
|Fire it up!||Imperative||To increase effort
To heighten the excitement and/or action
|Brandon: Yo, this party be corny.
Steve: Then let's fire it up, yo!