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