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Pop Culture Slang

The Internet has popularlized the use of acronyms and abbreviations, which are now commonly used in pop culture. The list below includes slang terms related to movies, music, TV, games, and celebrities.

Slang Term Meaning Votes
SwagSkills or style
BootyliciousAttractive with a nice rear end
HipsterA person who dislikes mainstream culture
Easter eggA hidden message
You got servedYou were called out
DopeIllegal drugs
TWDThe Walking Dead
RickrollTo trick someone into watching a Rick Astley music video
DabHip hop dance move
Nae NaeHip-rocking, hand-raising dance move
BlingOverly flashy jewelry
LWYMMDLook what you made me do
Crows before hoesGuy friends are more important than romantic interests
Off the hookTotally awesome
PotterheadA Harry Potter fan
You know nothing, Jon SnowYou are naive
KpopKorean Pop music
LOTRLord of the Rings
IDFWUI don't f*** with you
SpitTo freestyle rap
MTFBWYMay the Force be with you
MovemberMustache-growing November
HPHarry Potter
BromanceNon-sexual friendship between two or more males
A7XAvenged Sevenfold
ErmahgerdOh my gosh
SWTFAStar Wars: The Force Awakens
WCWWorld Championship Wrestling
Jump the sharkTo decrease in quality
TGIFThank goodness it's Friday
WWJDWhat would Jesus do
MST3KMystery Science Theater 3000
TwerkingShaking hips and rear in a bouncing motion
Galentine's DayFebruary 13th ladies-only celebration
HIMYMHow I Met Your Mother
1DOne Direction
BMWBoy Meets World
Welcome to your tapeI'm mad at you
Pain in the choobiesAnnoyance
TDSWJSThe Daily Show with Jon Stewart
SelteringSticking out your rear in a fitness pose
FestivusA holiday celebration
DougieDance move
SNLSaturday Night Live
sfxSpecial effects
DabbinLeaning your head into your elbow with your other arm outstretched
HodorHold the door
ChivetteFemale who likes theCHIVE
NKOTBSBNew Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys
TwerkHip-gyrating dance move
AGTAmerica's Got Talent
DemThronesGame of Thrones
Tay tayTaylor Swift
ChiverMale who likes theCHIVE
TebowingGetting in a position of praying
TravoltifyTo mispronounce a name
StanAn obsessed fan of a famous person
SledneckA mountain person who drives a snowmobile
Steve HarveyTo announce the wrong winner
DuckrollTo mislead someone
NKOTBNew Kids on the Block
TravoltifiedTo mispronounce a name
KUWTKKeeping up with the Kardashians
RHONJThe Real Housewives of New Jersey
Rom comRomantic comedy
GNRGuns N' Roses
Treat yo selfTake care of yourself
MLPMy Little Pony
BTFDBack to the Future day
CGComputer Graphics
DashieRainbow Dash
AYAOTDAre You Afraid of the Dark?
WailTo be awesome
HOHHead of Household
JPJurassic Park
UPFUltra passionate fan
Winter is comingSomething bad is going to happen
LZLed Zeppelin
NerfherderAn untamed and unkempt person
WWFWorld Wrestling Federation
JuggaloA fan of Insane Clown Posse
BelieberA committed fan of Justin Bieber
FanboyA dedicated male fan
NWONew World Order
JuggaletteA female fan of Insane Clown Posse
WWEWorld Wrestling Entertainment
SilverstoningChewing up food before serving it
MTFBWUMay the Force be with you
RHONYThe Real Housewives of New York City
T SwiftTaylor Swft
GOTGame of Thrones
OMAMOf Mice and Men
VMAVideo Music Awards
OITNBOrange is the New Black
CipherAn informal dance or rap gathering
KimyeKim Kardashian and Kanye West
SlasherHorror film
HBOHome Box Office
BrangelinaBrad and Angelina
TAAHMTwo and a Half Men
DTPDisturbing the peace
CosplayerA person who wears a costume and plays a character
Binge racerA person who watches an entire season of a show within 24 hours
SuperfanAn extremely dedicated fan
AFHVAmerica's Funniest Home Videos
BTTFBack to the Future
Christmas creepThe slow expansion of the Christmas shopping season
KOTLCKeeper of the Lost Cities
ChrismukkahChristmas and Hanukkah
Bantha fodderAs good as dead
STPStone Temple Pilots
Schmuck baitA ludicrous tease for a show plot
ILUMI love you man
GleekGlee geek
TFAThe Force Awakens
StanningObsessing over a person
Damp down your power coreSettle down
RHOMThe Real Housewives of Miami
UnstanA person who is trying to be less obsessed with a celebrity
NINNine Inch Nails
CypherAn informal rap or dance gathering
Hate-watchTo watch something you love to hate
BarsLyrical hip hop sentences
RHOCThe Real Housewives of Orange County
JLoJennifer Lopez
3EBThird Eye Blind
BBBreaking Bad
CosplayCostume play
BronyMale viewer of My Little Pony
Binge racingWatching an entire season of a show within 24 hours
JonerysJon and Daenerys
ManssiereMale brassiere
WTAWomen tell all
HuckleberryThe one you're looking for
Mo broA movember participant
BrollingJames Bond trolling
FangirlA dedicated female fan
SmizeTo smile with your eyes
BromentBro moment
HallyuKorean wave
DARDaily afternoon randomness
BVBBlack Veil Brides
HOCHouse of Cards
Mo sistaA woman who supports Movember
TSFHTwo Steps From Hell
TAWOGThe Amazing World of Gumball
FreshBrand new
RHOAThe Real Housewives of Atlanta
WWWFWorld Wide Wrestling Federation
UTFLUse the force, Luke
KartrashiansKardashian family
MIBMen in Black
AHSAmerican Horror Story
MCRMy Chemical Romance
MansomeManly handsome
DWTSDancing with the Stars
Diddy cropTo cut a person out of your life
BroA male bra
PJPearl Jam
KCCOKeep calm and CHIVE on
FFDPFive Finger Death Punch
PFPink Floyd
5SOS5 Seconds of Summer
DMBDave Matthews Band
WDTFSWhat does the fox say?
SYTYCDSo You Think You Can Dance
GroolGreat and cool
BenniferBen and Jennifer
Sharpen a mustacheSmoke a joint
TTTHCSThings that Tim Howard could save
KFCKid's Fattening Clinic
CNRHKYITFChuck Norris roundhouse kick you in the face