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12 Funny slang facts

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1. “Tom and Jerry” was a British slang term from the 1800’s, meaning “to fight and cause trouble”.
2. In Australian slang, a "pash rash" is red, irritated skin that is the result of a make out session with someone with a beard.
3. "Stresscentric" is a slang term that best describes a person whose life seems to always be filled with stress.
4. Boba tea is so named for the large tapioca balls found in the tea—"Boba" is Cantonese slang for "large breasts."
5. There are over 200 slang terms for marijuana in the popular vernacular.
6. Mountain Dew was originally slang for Moonshine.
7. Linguistics have concluded that using abbreviations and slang in texts and emails can ruin grammar and cut down writing skills.
8. In the 1880s, "spunk" was a slang term for an orgasm.
9. The FBI has a Twitter slang dictionary.
10. South African slang for "traffic light" is "robot."
11. "Stressage" is a common internet slang term that best describes a text or message that causes you emotional pain and or stress.
12. Stressage is a common internet slang term that best describes a text or message that causes you emotional pain and or stress.
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