American School Slang Expression: Vocabulary C                     [back]

cachancha (n)


A female's genitals. She hit me right in the cachancha with that baseball. [Miami University, Oxford, OH]



1. (adj) Easy, simple. I didn't need to study so hard for that test. It was cake.[Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, 1998] 2. (n) Money. $500? That's some serious cake. [Mount St Mary's College, Emmitsburg, MD , 1998]

Can I get tha holler? (phr)


Can I get to know you better?  Can I get your phone number? Hey hottie, can I get tha holler? [Howard University, Washington, D.C.]

Can I live damn????? (phr)


Leave me alone; stay out of my business. I don't want to talk about it. Can I live damn????? [University of Maryland Easternshore, Princess Anne, MD]

can of corn (n)


Something that is really easy. That test was a can of corn. [University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1998]

candy (n)


An extremely good looking guy or girl. Check out the candy by the door! [St.Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada]

candy ravers (n)


Younger members of the raver subculture. There were just some candy ravers there last night. [University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1998]

cap (v)


To shoot to intend to kill (at someone of course).  They said they were going to cap that guy. [Penn State University, Wilkes Barre, PA]

captain geech (n)


A very bad band; a looser band. That bands like captain geech. [Miami University, Oxford, OH, 1998]

captain of team nasty (n)


The "leader" of a group of unattractive males/females. I saw you brought home captain of team nasty last night. [Ball State University, Muncie, IN, 1998]

caramello (adj)


( like the candy bar) Stretched out, no room in one's schedule. I can't go to the mall; between math and my English report, I am totally caramello! [University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, MA, 1998]

care (v; int )


To not care; to not give a shit.  We have a test tomorrow? Care! [Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN]

carpet muncher (n) {offensive}


Lesbian. That bar was full of carpet munchers. [University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA] 

cash (v)


To use up; to complete. We cashed a 12-pack before we came over. [University of Findlay, Findlay, OH, 1999]



1. (n) A person. There were some cats just sitting on the steps of the library. [Highline Community College, Des Moines, WA] 2. (v) Pimp-walking. He's always catting when he passes by a group of ladies. [University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, 1998]

catch feelings (v)


To get an attitude.  Just because she was talking to your boo, don't go catchin' feelings. [Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA]

caucasion waste (n)


A trashy person. That guy is totally caucasion waste. [Miami University, Oxford, OH, 1998]

C.B. (n)


Cock blocker. Someone who prevents a guy from getting with a girl (or hooking up with a girl). Zack is such a C.B.. [Oxnard College, Oxnard, CA, 1999]

C.D. {probably offensive and vulgar} (n)


A girl with loose morals who sleeps around (from cum dumpster). She's just a C.D., because she sleeps around with all the guys. [University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, 1998]

cha (int)


Whatever; as if. Go out with that dork? Cha! [Santa Monica College, Los Angeles, CA, 1998]

chap (one's) ass (v)


To depress or make upset or sad. That F in history really chaps my ass. [University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1998]

chat (n)


Someone who is definitely uncool. Look at that chat over there. [Victoria University of Technology, Australia, 1998]

chauncy (adj)


Really cool! Your new jersey is chauncy! [University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 1998]

cheddar (chedda) (n)


Money. Yo, what's up with that cheddar you owe me? [Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, 1998; Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI; SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY]

cheese (n)


Money. That cat right there makes some cheese. [University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, 1999; Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI]

cheese-balled (adj)


To be under a great deal of stress. I was pretty cheese-balled over final exams. [Grand Valley State University, Alendale, MI, 1999]

cheesy times 10 (adj)


Something chessy beyond the usual realm of cheesiness; especially something gaudy or from the 80's. That dress is cheesy times 10! [Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO]

chiba monkey (pronounced "cheebah monkey") (n) {derogatory


A derogatory term for a frat boy; a carbon-cutout. The dance was full of chiba monkeys so it was wack. [University of North Texas, Dallas/Denton, TX]

chick (n)


1. A female. 2. A guy's girlfriend. That's my chick.[California State University-Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, 1998] 3. A female normally consided as hot (attractive). That chick is totally fine. [Elgin Comunity College, Elgin, IL, 1998]

chickenhead (n)


1. A dumb-acting, stupid or ditsy girl or guy. You might think she's cool and all but I heard she's nothin' but a chickenhead. [University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1998] 2. An ugly person or group of ugly people.  (Usually  used in reference to girls who think they look good.) She thinks she's all that but she's nothin' but a chickenhead. [Livingstone College, Salisbury, NC; Memphis, TN]   3. {vulgar} A person who performs oral sex on males. He met a chickenhead at the bar and they went back to his crib. [Florida International U., Miami, FL]   4.  A person (usually female) who acts in a disrespectful way and is very easy, has no respect for herself as well as her body, sleeps around with anyone or who gives head. Lila is such a chickenhead; she's had every guy in the club. [University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

chicken pie (voc)


An endearment, like Honey  Bun or Sweetheart. Chicken pie, wanna have lunch with me? [University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C.] 

chief (n)


Someone who acts hard and reckons themselves and is someone you don't like. Someone who bigs themself up too much. He thinks he's the chief but he's nobody. [Brunei University, London]

chill (v)


To relax; to hang out.  We're just gonna chill at my place after class. [Quinnebaug Valley Community Technical College, Killingly, Connecticut; Houston, TX]

chillin (adj)


Doing fine.  It's a cool day; I'm chillin'. [Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA]

chin check (n)


A hit in the jaw; a fight. He got a chin check when he called her a skank. [Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO]

chips (n)


Money; funds; wealth or finances. I gotta get a job 'cuz I need some chips. [University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA]

choice (adj)


Extremely fine, nice or attractive; hot. She's so choice! [University of Kansas, Lawerence, KS , 1998]

chem cafe (n)


A cafe in the science site. We're going to chem cafe. [Durham University, Durham, England, 1998]

chickadee (n)


A girl; a close friend. She's my chickadee. [Montreat College, Montreat, NC, 1998]

chizzil (v)


To relax with your friends; to hang out with friends. What ya doin'? Ah, nuthin'. I'm just chizzilin'. [University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 1999]

choke (v)


Panic. Don't choke. We've still got time to study for the final. [Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, GA]

choked (adj)


Upset, angry, hurt, and/or disappointed. I'm so choked that I bombed the physics test. [Dordt College, Sioux Center, IA, 1998]

chonies (n)


Underwear. My chonies were ridin' up all day. [Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA]

chronic (n)


1. Marijuana. There was some killer chronic at that party last night! [Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA, 1997] 2. Marijuana laced with acid. Damn! That was some good chronic! [University of Alaska-Anchorage, Anchorage, AK, 1998]

chub or chubby (n)


An erection. I got a chub for her! [Washington State University, Vancouver, Wa , 1998]

chunder (v)


To throw up; to puke. Dawn chundered last night after she got really pissed (drunk). [University of Hull, Hull, England, 1998]

chyaa (int)


Expression indicating surprise and pleasure. You scored us tickets to the Our Lady Peace concert? Chyaa!!! [Prince Andrew, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia , 1998]

ciced  (pronounced siced, sliced without the L) (adj)


Excited.  I'm totally ciced about summer! [University of California at Davis, Davis, CA]

class act (n)


Great guy. He's my best buddy; he's a class act. [UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1998]

cock of the school (n)


The hardest bloke in the institution. Don't dis him; he's the cock of the school. [Newman College, Preston, England, 1998]

cocked (adj)


1. Extremely drunk. He is cocked off his ass right now from the Bud Light. 2. Ruined; trashed. They cocked that party. [Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT, 1999]

cock smoker {vulgar, offensive} (n)


An extreme jerk. That cock smoker took my parking place! [NYU, New York, NY]

coin op (n)


A sexual partner/encounter who simply lays there and expects/let's you do all the work like you were one of those $.25 cent pony rides found in front of a Kmart store. Dude how'd it go with Angie last night? Man, she was a total coin op; my left hand is a better lay. [University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1998]

coins (n)


Money. It's gonna be some serious coins to get into that concert. [Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI]

cold-blooded (adj)


Rude or unfair. That was so cold-blooded, when she just ignored me! [Texas A&M, Kingsville, TX, 1998]

come up on (v)


To steal. I'm fixin' to come up on that sweet looking board. [Southwestern College, San Diego, CA, 1998]

commodore (n)


A slow-ass computer. I'll never finish my assignment on this commodore! [Northwestern University, Evanston, IL]

communist (adj)


Stupid and/or bad. Man, this shit is communist. [University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, 1998]

cookie cutter boys (n)


The guys who travel in packs of 8-12, have that fade haircut (like Ross on Friends) and wear Ambercrombie and Fitch or American Eagle everything. The quad is full of cookie cutter boys today. [Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 1999]

coolarific (adj)


Cool and terrific. That movie was coolarific! [McGill University, Montreal, Canada]

cool as a moose (adj)


Very good; cool; da bomb. That new disk is cool as a moose! [Oglethorpe University, Atlanta, GA]

cool beans (adj)


Very cool, great, or interesting. I just found twenty bucks... so I can eat now! Cool beans! [University of Texas-San Antonio, San Antonio, TX , 1998; Montreat College, Montreat, NC, 1998]

coosh from Izaam


1. (phr) A positive phrase or a negative phrase. Man that test was some coosh straight from Izaam. 2. Jargon used to describe some illegal activity Let's go get some coosh from the green fields of Izaam. [Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR, 1999]

cop (v)


To get. Are you going to cop that shirt? [Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1999]

cork (n)


Tampon. Anybody gotta a cork? [Bluffton College, Bluffton, OH, 1999]

couch surf (v)


To sleep on different friends' couches each night because you are a homeless college student. Hey man, where you stayin? Dude, I'm couch surfing right now. [Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 1998]

crackass (adj)


Something exceptionally below standard or unacceptable. What kind of a crackass statement was that?!? Her crackass boyfriend came to the formal in cut-offs. [Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, 1998]

cracked out (adj)


Acting like a crackhead; crazy; irrational. He is totally cracked out! He lost his car. [University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1998]

crackhead (n)


1. Someone who just isn't all there; someone who does stupid things. You hear Johnny jumped off his roof? Yeah, he's such a crackhead! [Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA , 1998; Northeastern University, Boston, MA] 2. One who smokes crack cocaine. He's a crackhead so he's always broke. [University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1998]

crack snacker (n) {vulgar; offensive}


Lesbian. Don't mack on her; she's just a crack snacker. [University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1998]

crappappella (adj)


Shitty; very bad. That exam was totally crappapella! [Smith College, Northampton, MA]

crash (v)


To sleep. I got to go crash; I'm so tired from partying all night. [Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1999; Cal State Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, 1998]

cream (C.R.E.A.M.) (n)


Money.  It stands for "cash rules everything around me". I need some cream so I can get a new car. [Norfolk State University, Norfolk, VA]

creechy (adj)


Weird; just indescribable; every kind of weird stuff that you can think of. Her house was creechy with all those skeletons. [Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA]

creep (v)


1. To cheat on someone romantically. I've been creepin' on my boyfriend. [Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles, CA, 1998] 2. To go somewhere late at night expressly for sex. I saw you creeping last night. How was it? [Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1999]

crescent fresh (adj)


Extremely cool. Dude, that concert was crescent fresh! [University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR, 1998]

crib (n)


House; home. He went back to his crib to crash. [University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, 1999 ;Norfolk State University, Norfolk, VA; College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, IL]

crips (n)


Very high quality marijuana. Get a pull of some of 'dis crips!! [University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 1998]

crump (adj)


Feeling very good; feeling great enjoyment. The club was dope; everybody was gettin' crump up in there. [Texas Southern University; University of Houston, Houston, TX, 1998]

crunchy (adj)


1. Feeling dumb; feeling embarrassed. I was so crunchy when I fell down in front of everyone. [University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR, 1998] 2. Outdoorsy, nature-loving, usually vegetarian. My Dad's real crunchy; he's into camping all the time. [Williams College, Williamstown, MA]

crunk (adj)


1. Crazy. She's a crunk-ass bitch. The scene last night at the club was crunk. [University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, 1998; Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN; Memphis State University, Memphis, TN; Fisk University, Nashville, TN] 2. Hype, wild, and exciting. This party will be crunk if we get some better music to play and better looking girls to come. [Memphis State University, Memphis, TN, 1998; Georgia Southern University, Statesboro,GA; Alabama; Texas Southern University, Houston, TX; Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA; Morris Brown College, Atlanta, GA]

crushed (adj)


Overly intoxicated, drunk. I went out last night, yo, and my shit was crushed. [James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, 1998]

crusty (adj)


Used to describe a really gross or greasy person. Look at him; he's so crusty! [University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI, 1998]

cum catcher (n) {vulgar, offensive}


Slut; whore; person who swallows large quantities. I wouldn't kiss her; she's nothin' but a cum catcher. [Midland Lutheran College,  Fremont, NE]

cum dumpster (n) {offensive, vulgar}


One who swallows large amounts of semen or one load after another from successive guys. They got some cum dumpster to be the entertainment at the party. [Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL]

cunt (n, voc) {vulgar; offensive}


1. A loose woman; a slut. She's had everyone; she's just a cunt. [New York University, New York, NY, 1998] 2. A stupid person. She failed that test? What a cunt! [ECU University, Perth, Western Australia, 1998] 3. A generic name replacement among friends. Hey cunt, what's up? [ECU University, Perth, Western Australia, 1998] 4. A very good looking female. Check out the cunt over there! [Penn State University, Wilkes Barre, PA]

cunt baby (n) {vulgar; offensive}


A mama's boy. He's a cunt baby. [University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, 1998]

cunt-ball (n) {vulgar; offensive}


A jerk, skank or dickhead; a highly dislikeable person. Brad is a cunt-ball! [Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 1998]

cunter (n) {derogatory and very offensive} (pronounced cun'er)


A woman who cheats on her boyfriend. I thought she was my boo but she's nothin' but a cunter! [Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN]

cut his head (v)


To steal someone's girlfriend. Mike and Diane ain't an item anymore. His own brother cut his head. [Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, 1998]

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