#TBT: 90s phrases all teens used

 

You were given “props” for including these phrases when out socialising. Some of the 90s slang is still popular in today’s day and age.

Here are our top five slang words.

 

  1. Dude

Although the word “dude” was originally used by surfers, it became a popular word used between men.

  1. Sweet

Sweet or schweet was used to describe something that was awesome or cool.

  1. Totally

This phrase, mainly used by 90s’ girls, was a slang word for “of course”.

  1. Fly

If you were described as being “fly” then you knew you had reached cool status.

  1. Word

Although there is no exact meaning for this word (no pun intended) it was used as a form of confirmation.

 

ALSO READ: #TBT: Top 90s hits (part one)

 

  AUTHOR
Carmen Norton

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