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High School teacher's list of new slang terms going viral

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A high school teacher in Massachusettsis going viral because he keeps a running list of slang terms he hears students use. Each time he hears a new one he doesn't know, he adds it to the list, along with a quick definition.

He shared it with his students recently, and one of them posted portions of it online. Here are ten terms from his list. See how many you know . . .

1. "Bops" . . . new songs you enjoy listening to. And OLD songs you like are "jams."

2. "Clap back" . . . to respond to an insult with an equal or greater insult.

3. "Crackie" . . . someone who uses a Juul or smokes cigarettes.

4. "Hop off" . . . another way of saying "mind your own business."

5. "No cap" . . . "capping" means lying. So "no cap" means "no lie" or "for real."

6. "Put someone on" . . . the act of getting someone to embrace a new trend.

7. "Rashing" . . . to make fun of someone.

8. "Smacks" . . . a tasty treat.

9. "Snack" . . . a person who looks good or attractive.

10. "Take the L" . . . as in "take the loss." Like if you failed a test or got dumped, someone might say, "take the L" and move on. 

(Read the full list here.)

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