heb dr latz*

* hold your apron

Swiss German Switzerland

Expression USED Frequently BY Young People

an offensive and rude way to tell someone to shut up

"Heb dr Latz, du hesch jo eh kai Ahnig vo was du redsch!"

"Hold your apron, you don’t know what you‘re talking about anyways!"





nia im leba!*

* never in life

Swiss German Switzerland

Expression USED On Occasion BY Young People

Something that is very unlikely to happen, especially if you dare someone to do something.

"Nia im Leba gosch du jetzt zu dem Typ ana und frogsch ihn noch sinera Nummera!"

"Never in life would you go over to that guy and ask him for his number!"





ya vino Elver*

* Elver came

Spanish El Salvador

Idiom USED Very frequently BY Young People

Used when it starts raining heavily. Elver is short for "el vergazo de agua", which literally translates to "the water's big cock".

"¡Entrá que ya vino Elver!"

"Get inside because Elver came!"





trop bien!*

* so good!

French Belgium

Interjection USED Frequently BY Young People

Used to say that something is cool.

"Je viens de gagner un voyage!" "Oh, trop bien!"

"I've just won a trip!" "That's so cool!"


Confirmed by 3 people




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shute

Spanish Guatemala

Slang USED Frequently BY Young People

(adj.) Nosy.

"Es una plática privada, no seas shute."

"It's a private conversation, don't be nosy."





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jpp

French France

Acronym USED Very frequently BY Young People

Acronym for "j'en peux plus", meaning "I can't take it anymore". Initially used in text messages but now frequently heard in speech, pronounced not as "j'en peux plus" but as each letter sounds in the French alphabet. Used whenever we are tired by or annoyed at something.

"Mon ex n'arrête pas de m'appeler, jpp !"

"My ex won't stop calling me, I can't take it anymore!"


Confirmed by 2 people




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mișto

Romanian Romania

Word USED Very frequently BY Young People

(adj.) It is used when saying that something is cool.

"Când am mers la magazin am văzut un tricou mișto.”

"When I went to to shop I saw a cool t-shirt."





mochar

Spanish Mexico

Word USED Very frequently BY Young People

To tear off, cut carelessly or amputate.

"¿Tienes alguna idea de cómo reducir la delincuencia?" "¡Tenemos que mocharle las manos a los ladrones!"

"Do you have any ideas on how to reduce crime?" "We have to cut off thieves hands!"


Confirmed by 5 people




cargar a manchis

Spanish West, Mexico

Expression USED Very frequently BY Young People

To carry someone on the back. Piggyback ride.

"Lucía se torció el tobillo y tuve que cargarla a manchis durante todo el recorrido por el museo."

"Lucía sprained her ankle and I had to carry her on my back for the entire tour of the museum."


Confirmed by 4 people




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pata*

* paw

Spanish Lima, Peru

Slang USED Frequently BY Young People

(n.) Used to say my friend/buddy or to refer to a guy, but always used in 3rd person.

"Mañana mi pata hará una fiesta por su cumpleaños." "Mi hermano conoce un pata que te puede ayudar."

"Tomorrow, my paw is going to throw a party for his birthday." "My brother knows a paw who can help you."


Confirmed by 3 people




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hola bella*

* hi beautiful

Spanish Buenos Aires, Argentina

Expression USED Frequently BY Young People

It's a way of saying hello to a close friend.

"Hola bella! Hacemos videollamada hoy un ratito?"

"Hi beautiful! Wanna make a videocall today for a while?"


Confirmed by 8 people




🙃

English United Kingdom

Emoji USED Frequently BY Young People

Used by young people to convey annoyance or anger.

"When your headphones break mid journey 🙃🙃🙃"


Confirmed by 7 people




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Kάνε έναν κώλο πιο πέρα*

* Do an ass farther

Greek Greece

Expression USED On Occasion BY Young People

This expression is said from a person who is standing to a person who is sitting, asking for some space to sit.

" Έχεις απλωθεί στον καναπέ, κάνε έναν κώλο πιο πέρα να κάτσω."

"You're spread all over the couch, do an ass farther for me to sit."





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parça

Portuguese São Paulo, Brazil

Slang USED Frequently BY Young People

Way to call a friend, abbreviation of "parceiro" which means "buddy".

"E aí parça."

"What's up bud."


Confirmed by 4 people