Words & Phrases
something that is important
Passing this class is a biggy.
a person who rides a motorcycle – male or female
A group of bikers just passed us on their way to the mountains.
a female (generally good-looking) who asks stupid questions or gives stupid answers
She’s such a bimbo! I can’t believe she doesn’t know that there are 50 states, not 48, in the United States.
you can’t think of what you want to say or do
I’m blank. I can’t think of what I was going to tell you. (or) I drew a blank on an important answer on the test.
shiny, big jewelry
She’s wearing a lot of bling today.
something that is not true
They said that Nancy got into a fistfight with Mary, but that’s bogus.
the last and most important part of the information you are trying to say
I’m working overtime, and I need to eat a little. I also need to get gas. Bottom line, I can’t be at the theater until 8.
another word for jail used by the military
John’s sergeant said that if he got into a fight with Paul, they would both be thrown in the brig.
irritate or bother
It really bugs me when she bites her nails. (and) Stop bugging me! I’m trying to study.
be mean to, pick on, or put somebody down (also) someone who does these things
There’s this bully in my high school who’s always pickin’ on kids that are shorter and smaller than he is. He calls them names like, “Hey shorty! You’re a shrimp!”