(exam. "Fabel and Crazy Legs are my aces")
AIGHT Short for "all right", everything is cool, (exam. "every thing is aight".)
or, a way of saying something is not great, and not bad, but in the middle like (exam. "his moves are aight".)
AK AK 47 gas-operated assault rifle.AR- 15 AR-15 is a lightweight,magazine -fed, air-cooled, autoloading centerfire rifle.
ALL THAT You think you hot, or the hottest, or the coolest.
(exam."he thinks he's all that" or "his beats are all that")
ASSED OUT Lost out, lost out on something. or your fucked, meaning you blew it, or your doomed. (exam. "That kid got caught at the wrong place and the wrong time, he's assed out").
B An east coast term short for brother, or bro. (exam. "wasup B")
BABY DADDY A person you had a child with.
BACK/ BACK UP 1- Booty, but, nice looking round but. Remember the song "Baby got back".
2- Crew, people that will defend you and back you up in a situation.
BAIL To Leave, or go. Short for out on bail. (eaxm. "We had fun at the party but now i gotta bail out")
BANGIN/BANG 1- Short gang term for "Gang Bangin"
2- Girl with a ghetto body, big booty, slim waist (exam. "girly over there is bangin, im'a talk to her".
3- Term for sexing a girl. (exam. " I wanna bang her")
BANGER Knife or a sharp weapon.
BANK Money, cash (exam. "that kid got bank")
BALLER Ghetto term for money makers in the hood, be it by legal or illegal activities.
also a term for a streetbasketball player.
BEEF Serious trouble with an individual, or group, or gang. To have beef with someone is to have arguments or war. (exam. "I can't stand that dude me and him got beef over a girl")
BENJAMINS $100 bills , that has Benjamin Franklins face on it.
BENZ Short for Mercedes Benz.
BLEW IT UP/ BLEW UP THE SPOT When a Hip Hop crew (MC's, BBOYS, WRITERS, DJ) gives a greatperformance that leaves the crowd or observers screaming.
BLUNTED High Off of marijuana rolled in a Philly blunt (cigar).
BOLO/ BOLOS Term used to describe a wild punch that was invented by famous boxer Kid Chocolate and used by Sugar Ray Leonard. (exam. "if me and that kid fight I'm throwin bolos")
BOMB 1- A graffiti rampage on trains and walls, where you try and flood as many tags and throwups as possible.
2- When fighting to throw as many big punches as to end the fight quick.
BOOGIE DOWN / SOUTH BOOGIE Slang for the BRONX. BOOGIE DOWN BRONX.
BOOYA 1- sound of a shot gun blast
2- Used as an exclamation point
3- Name of a west coast Samoan Gangsta rap group
BREAK 1-The percussive part of an 70's James Brown style record, where the drums play a funky beat. This we called thebreak, and is one of the key roots to Hip Hop music.
2- original NYC gang term for getting violent on someone, or a situation. Stems from the word Breaking Point.
BREAK IT DOWN 1- To dissect a knowledge situation or concept, and explain it in a simple format
2- to get down in any aspect of culture, especially dance. (exam. "at the zulu jam DJ AFRICA BAMBATTA played F 4000 and FABEL startedbreakin it down on the floor")
BUGGIN Acting silly.
BUST / BUS To take action or fight/hit/punch/shoot gun (exam.'I'm gonna bust that kid in the mouth" or "I'm gonna bus a cap in that foo")
Also can mean to dance, or get down (exam. "let me see you bus")
note: saying "bust a move" is incredibly corny and old now.
BUSTA a person who is fake, phony, or a punk who can't fight, or snitches.
BUTTERWhen someone, something, or someone's Hip Hop skills are great and smooth like butter.
BUCK/ BUCK WILD 1- To shoot someone, or at someone. short for Buck shots.
2- To get crazy one someone, or violent on someone. (SUNDANCE got buck wild on some punk at the last Zulu jam")
3- To get crazy with ones Hip Hop skills. (exam. KOOL MOE DEE was gettin buck wild on the mic at the negril club last...