Our new generation is now using very weird and funny slang words now a day. It is all because of the internet who keeps on evolving the new language every day. We all know that slang changes almost too fast to keep with it. You have heard teens using these slang words over the social media platform or by interacting with them face to face. It’s amazing to see how internet words are having such a tremendous impact on the English language. No one can predict when something is going to catch on and become the next big thing. We are now in 2017 and there’s a whole new delivery of fresh slang words which all English learners need to know. Here are the 10 weird internet slangs words you should know in 2017.
10 Weird Internet Slang words you should really know in 2017
This slang word is often used when something looks good. The term fleek is a busy word which was originally applied to perfectly groomed eyebrows. Like the phrase “on point” it’s used to mean basically which is “perfectly done” or “exactly right.” It’s just another way of complimenting someone or yourself too. As in “my eyebrows are on fleek today.”
This slang is the expression to “throw shade” at someone or “throwing shade.” This slang is used as insults and used to publicly criticize or express contempt for someone. Throwing shade is literally to throw attitude. You can use it as” That bitch is throwing shade at me.”
BAE stands for Before Anything Else. It is an acronym which is typically used to refer to a boyfriend or a girlfriend, a lover or even a crush. This slang word “BAE” is used by many people over the internet which means baby or sweetie. Many friends used the word to describe one another like she’s my BAE or Hey BAE!
This slag literally means when someone looks so good that they make you sick. It is used especially for females, drag queens or transsexual females checking out other females. This refers to something that is fabulous over the top, fierce. It can be used as “That girl was wearing most sickening gown I had ever seen.”
This new slang FOMO means “Fear of Missing out.” It is the fear that if you miss a party or event you will miss out on something which is great. It is best used as “John’s fomo got the best out of him and he went to the party last night. “