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Hearthstone Slang

Hearthstone is a card game for PC, Mac, Android and iOS that you can play online using Blizzard's Battle.net service. Like most online games, Hearthstone has plenty of slang terms that you should know if you play the game. Below is a list of some of the most common Hearthstone terms.

Slang Term Meaning Votes
opOverpowered
BMBad manner
AOEArea of effect
RNGRandom number generator
Never luckyNo luck while playing a game
TopdeckTo draw from your deck
Late gameLater stages of a game
Early gameBeginning phase of a game
Rush downTo play aggressively to defeat an opponent
OwnerPlayer that controls the minion
MinionGame creature
Rush deckAggressive card deck
Board clearMove that clears the opponent's board of minions
Aggro deckAggressive card deck
NetdeckerA player who looks up decks online
aggroAggression
LethalLethal damage
FarmedEfficiently defeated
VanillaMinion with no special abilities
Board controlTo dominate the game board
CoiningUsing The Coin card in Hearthstone
MulliganTo replace a card
Late game deckCard deck focused on controlling the game
OTKOne turn kill
Card advantagePossessing more cards than another player
DropMinion
Control deckCard deck focused on controlling the game