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Baka

(Borrowing) Crazy, ridiculous, stupid, foolish. 'Baka' came into English in a manner similar to that of 'kamikaze'. 'Kamikaze' was borrowed into the English More…

baked

(zero derivation) another term for being be really high, usually from smoking marijuana. Characteristics of being baked include dry mouth, red eyes, and a sudden desire to consume large More…

Baldwin

a handsome male Originated from the actor Alec Baldwin. Alec Baldwin is famous for his roles as a tough male. He has played detectives, murderers, and other parts such as these. His More…

Baleeted

An exclamation used to convey the feeling of utter defeat. bastardization of deleted, quoted on www.homestarrunner.com c. 8/04 It referred to an e-mail being deleted in the cartoon, but More…

balk

A baseball term used for describing an illegal motion that allows base runners to advance. A foul of any kind, not isolated to baseball; a social mistake The new definition of balk came More…

balkanized

split into pieces Balkanize means to split up two or more hostile parties. This term is used as a metaphor for the division of the Balkan peninsula. =Did you see them fighting? They just More…

ball

to play basketball Derived from the noun that is used to play the sport. Friends use it frequently. =Let’s go ball. Etymology : Clipping of (Basket)ball =Conversation with friends

Ball

To give or pass a ball in a soccer game =I first heard this word when one of my teammate during soccer practice implied he wanted the ball by saying "ball me." Instead of saying More…

ball (2)

(VERB) A high status of popularity or glory in terms of skill, personality, or any desirable trait. ='To ball' is used to refer to playing basketball but then became to mean to be More…

Ball (3)

Playing your hardest in a sport that involves a ball =Ball literally means a round object. However, when used in its new context, ball is a metonymy referring to sports that involve a More…

ball around

to hang out, be unproductive The origin of the phrase seems a bit obscure. Possible reasons include: 1) the phrase evokes mental imagery of a ball rolling around aimlessly; 2) the other More…

ball help

(noun) Assistance of any kind. =“I'm going to need some ball help getting back to Sal's house.” Etymology : From the phrase “ball help” in soccer, when a player asks another More…

balla

describes one who excels or is very proficient at something. 'Balla' was originally used in basketball to describe someone who is very good at the game. It comes from the noun, ball, which More…

Balla

Pimp. To be cool. undefined =I'mma Balla Baby =rapper Chingy

Baller

It is used to refer to someone who is well established in life and enjoys all the modern luxuries in life e.g. a luxury car, jewelry etc. Usually used to describe a person who has risen up More…

baller

someone who is fabulously wealthy, usually implying a basketball player or rap star. Basketball players and more broadly, athletes and entertainers achieve status and wealth at an unusually More…

Baller

A guy who usually gains fame and wealth as well as women through success sports. Professional basketball players (many, not necessarily all) have the reputation for being millionaires and More…

baller

Refers to person who is great, excellent, hip A term for an indisputably hip, cool person. I think it is taken from the expression "having guts" or "balls", meaning a certain amount of More…

Baller

someone is incredibly good at something the speaker wanted to convey how good one of the intramural basketball players on the Brown team was. =That guy from Brown is like the ultimate More…

baller

a person skilled in a particular area. The original form, "basketballer," simply meant "a particularly talented basketball player," and was probably coined because a need was felt for a More…


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