▌KOREAN SLANG DICTIONARY▐

 

 

츮 ϴ ѱ Ӿ ǥ ǹ̸ Ͽϴ. κ Һиϰų ߸Ǿ Ͻñ ٶϴ. ãƺ Ӿ鿡 ǥ ñϴٸ <ѱ > Խǿ ÷ּ. ȸ 亯 ؼ Ʒ ϰڽϴ. Ʈ ˴ϴ.

 

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()

crazy; mad; insane

syn.

 

To nag at someone; irritate; bother; annoy

 

 

̴: = ̴

To be approximately the same age as another

 

highly recommended

a short term for " õ"

 

unwilling to compromise or give in

 

 

a daughter of a bitch

: a son of a bitch

 

a state of chaos or mess

 

 

ɷ

a slut; a whore

 

 

̳

fucking; frigging; really; bloody; damn

) ̳ ϴ.

Those bastards were bloody good.

 

a high school student

a short term for "л"

 

a penis; a dick The original meaning is a hot pepper.

 

(adj) a headache, a pain

) . 

He's a fucking headache.

 

/

a retard; a bonehead

 

 

a chain smoker; a heavy smoker

sometimes pronounced ""

 

ι

a bookworm

 

 

a female engineering student

 

 

ֺ

The depreciatory name for a pompous conceited woman. This word is used for added contempt.

The male equivalent is "ں."

 

a lie

 

 

/ġ

To lie to someone

 

 

poor quality; boring; ugly; messed up; bad

) . à It really sucks.

 

a snail or an idle person

 

 

a dent; a crevice; a crack

 

 

To lose vitality and become dull or tepid as a result of the discovery of a surprise or a secret

 

Դ

To forget

A: Why didn't you do your homework?

B: I forgot.

 

ġ

1. a cigarette

2. a counting unit for cigarettes

) ġ.

Spare me a cigarette, will you?

 

α

1. a scamp; a sluggard

2. someone extra or a supplementary

 

 

jail; prison; the big house

 

 

a girlfriend or boyfriend

 

 

򸮴

widespread; sweeping

) Ⱦ.

It's frigging everywhere.

 

someone with a dark complexion

commonly used as a nickname

 

an unsubmisive, disobedient and strong character

 

 

an airhead; someone who has nothing in his/ her brain but a void

 

 

1. striking and outrageous

2. To ruin the enthusiasm or fun of others ( )

 

/

To break a relationship

 

 

Fuck off; Go away

 

 

an adjective describing someone who is ill-mannered, scornful and disrespectful

 

chicken feed; a meager or insignificant sum of money

 

=

a person's ugly, odd, or strange appearance

) ! 

Just look at you! What a sight!

 

ô

1. To chat someone up

2. To speak to someone in the hopes of dating him/her or getting his/her phone number

 

To be out of fashion

 

 

̴

To go wrong; to go pear-shaped

 

 

a patsy; a stooge

 

 

a retard; an unintelligent person

 

 

þҴ

of poor quality

) ǻ þҾ. и ѹ ٿ̾.

My computer really sucks. It freezes up every ten minutes.

 

Ż縮/Žθ

someone who is not officially admitted, but still attending; someone who's not at all important; an extra; someone whose presence wouldn't make any difference

 

1. BANG!  2. a failure

 

 

ܲϴ

To feel cranky; to be in a bad mood; grouchy

 

 

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a brutal murder using a knife

 

 

a teenager who has more interest in being cool (underage smoking, drinking, clubbing, or stuff like that) than in study

 

To be coy

 

 

γϴ

free; spacious; roomy

) ð γѵ .

I'm free today. Let's meet up.

 

a derogatory term for women

 

 

a physically demanding job; a construction job

 

 

a derogatory term for men

ֳ

 

To slack off at a job

 

 

a derogatory term for an eye

) ų?: What's wrong with your eyes? You really need a pair of glasses.

 

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ٱ

1. mob violence

2. To be attacked by a mob

cf. յ

 

ܼ

a simple-minded person. The original meaning is a single cell or a unicellular animal.

 

a teeny word for a class teacher

 

 

Of course!

*You can say that again.

 

a derogatory term for the head

 

 

a college or university student

 

 

+

To yield a big luck; to hit the jackpot

 

 

Ÿ

To pinch-hit; to fill in for someone

) Ÿ. Fill in for me.

 

To turn mad, lunatic or insane

) ҳ? Are you out of your mind?

 

a retard; a moron

 

 

one last cigarette left in the packet which you will inevitably hold sacred, if you're a smoker.

 

a doormat; a weak individual who is regularly abused physically by others,

 

!

Go to hell!

 

 

ڶ +

To gossip; to backbite

 

 

޺

To pother after the event; to be one step behind

 

 

Դ

To have sex with a guy or girl

*I fucked your girlfriend.

 

masturbation

 

 

+ /ġ

To bunk off (lessons); to skive

 

 

To have an unexpected good luck (a hap or a fluke) whether big or small

 

ʾ

a crazy or stupid person

 

 

˹

a potbelly

 

 

ߴ

1. To gain popularity or recognition

2. To show up

) ! !

The teacher's coming! Be quiet!

 

To act bitchy

) ߳ . 

That fucking bitch needs to learn how to behave!

 

ϴ

To be stupid

 

 

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forehead or sometimes face

 

 

someone who does things without considering the consequences; an impulsive and reckless person; someone who sows wild oats

 

To fill to the limit; to fill something full

(At a petrol station) "Fill her up, please."

 

To go pear shaped; to have a bad hair day

 

 

To embarrass oneself

 

 

ֺ

someone who just "sinks" like beer bottles when put in water

) ֺ̾!

I can't swim at all.

 

ֱ = û

a retard; a dickhead

 

 

a derogatory term for face

 

 

a kind of trousers that used to be ܸ's favorite fashion item like a couple of decades ago

 

all; completely

 

 

̴

To stand someone up or disappoint someone intentionally; to pull someone's leg

 

 

 

 

 

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ٰ

To be ripped off

 

 

ٰ ܴ

To nag; to harass (exp. a wife at her hubby)

 

 

:

 

To never go outside home; to live a life in seclusion

*I just stayed in over the holidays and up to nothing much really.

 

an unemployed man

 

 

()

To meet someone who

you got to know over the net

The word "" literally means a flash of lightning. Such meetings are usually arranged within few hours after they start the conversation and thats why they are named so.

 

ġ

To pull an all nighter before an exam

 

 

a pervert

 

 

a retard; a stupid inept person

 

Ҵ

To confess, expose, to disclose confidential information

 

Ҿģ

very close friends that have been known each other since they were very young

 

+ ٴ

To parasitize; to be dependent on somebody, especially financially

 

!

Damn!

 

 

1. a chrome-dome

2. an egghead

 

 

To have an intercourse

 

 

1. To move or drive backwards

2. To be turned down; to be rejected

*I got turned down 4 times before I got a place here.

 

To go nuts; to be very frustrated; to go frenzy

 

 

To be physically or /and mentally draining; very hard, difficult, or tough

) .

It's a real toughie.

 

a hole; a puncture

) ٳ.

I got a hole in my socks.

 

+

To not show up for a meeting without prior notice

) ٳ¾. 

The professor didn't show up.

 

ϴ

To be plentiful

 

 

a Chinese liquor with a very high proof level

 

 

A strong backer or an influential who can be of substantial help to someone

*He could pull a few strings to get you in.

 

To drop one's jaw

) !

I almost got faint when I saw her the first time!

 

ϴ

awkward; uneasy; embarrassed

 

 

/ġ

To tell a lie

 

 

ǰ

To smash up or destroy

 

 

Ǵ +

cool; sleek; good-looking

 

 

Ƿճ

To reveal or uncover lies, exaggerations, boasts, or the like

 

ǻ

a small peck on the cheek (used by kids or adults humorously)

 

1. Heroin   2. a pad

 

 

ͻ

To get A LOT more than what you paid for; to play or use something that you purchased until you get sick of it

 

 

To sulk; to pout; to be petulant

 

 

߱½

sleek; shiny; smooth + stylish (usually showy)

 

 

߱߱

almost the same; very close

) ?  ߱߱ .

Who's the best? They are all very close.

 

߲

a mutilation; a crippled; an odd

 

 

߳

someone who seeks customers by importunate or brazen means

 

߶

a flyer; a handout

 

 

an embarrassing or amusing small error in speech or action

 

To take money off somebody by bullying them

 

 

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someone who is unaware, thickheaded or dull

 

 

̺

sham; fake; fraud

 

 

ϴ

(adj) an overwhelming, brutal, tense + violent atmosphere

 

ϴ

To bullshit

 

 

õ

To get off the subject

 

 

a derogatory term for a man.

This term is also used in a very close circle of friends, just like the Afro American term "bro."

 

a birdbrain; a retard

 

 

/

completely

 

 

a naive person

 

 

a drunkard

 

 

ΰ

very bitchy and ill-mannered

 

 

δ

a slap in the face

 

 

ֳ

a mother fucker; a cunt; a bastard

You bastard!

 

not funny; not amused

The original meaning is "It's chilly." If someone were to tell you a rather poor joke, you would say, "!"

 

زϴ

cool; sleek; nice

 

 

ܽ

even; equal

 

 

To throw a get-together or a meal

.

I'll buy you lunch today.

 

/

1. a strong intensifier like fucking

2. (excl.) for fuck's sake; damn; hell

Fucking bastards!

*It sounds like number 18.

 

ô

1. To deliberately insult someone by ignoring them

2. To criticize harshly

! λϴµ þ? 

Look! I just said "hi" to you!

 

û

a mother fucker; a cunt; a bastard

You bastard!

 

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ư = Ʊâ

a derogatory term for a mouth

*Shut your frigging mouth, will you?

 

ƽθ

all at once; altogether

 

 

߸

To scowl; glower; look (at)

*What da fuck you looking at?

 

ü

a meanie

 

 

ٸ ġ

To date two persons at the same time

 

 

ġ

a self-conceited bastard low-level; a common street thug

 

ϴ

(adj) someone who cannot take care of oneself and is easily taken advantage of

 

û

a mild intensifier meaning very or really

*û . They're dirt-cheap.

 

//

a mild intensifier meaning very

 

 

޴

To be mad or angry; to be upset

*I got so angry over that.

 

grotesque; unusual; odd; eccentric

 

 

a young person. The original meaning is a spring chicken.

 

Ʈ

To puke up; to vomit up; to feel nausea

 

 

a term of affection from a younger girl to an older male. It literally means "big brother," but it's commonly used by a younger female to an older male with whom she has some connection.

 

someone who is really bitchy

 

 

δ

groupies

 

 

յ

someone utterly left out or bullied in schools or groups:

 

յŰ

To pay or act the bully; to leave someone severely alone

 

ں

The depreciatory name for a pompous conceited man.

The word ھ is used for added contempt. The female equivalent is ֺ.

 

â

a lot or everything all at once

 

 

To bullshit

The original meaning word by word would be "Don't laugh." But in Korean slang, it's defined as "Bullshit!" (but not known as profanity) or "Yeah right!" (sarcasm). If someone were give you a bogus story, you would say, "!"

 

underage prostitution

 

 

poo poo

 

 

̹

a homosexual person

 

 

ΰ

a bum; a scum; a creep

 

 

Ӹ

a male word used to address each other, usually in a close circle of friends

 

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ڷ ?

Do you like to go to sleep with me?

This is that usually a man asks a girl "Do you want to have sex with me?"

 

߳ ô

To brag; to boast

 

 

ϴ

To disappear or go silent without any notice

*The literal meaning of the word is to dive.

 

峭ϳ?

Do you think this is a joke? Huh?

 

 

(adj) bitchy

 

 

/

Shit; Fuck; Damn!

less stronger than /

 

¡

a derogatory Japanese term for Koreans

 

 

a mobster; a member of a gang of violent criminals

a shortened term for ¹

 

//

fucking; bloody

It was so fucking difficult.

 

/

Fuck you! / Fuck off!

 

 

Ǵ

To mess or fuck something up

 

 

ֵ/ֵվƸ

a derogatory term for mouth

 

 

δ

(adj) very hot; To look good or awesome

The original meaning is "killing."

She is so hot.

She is way pretty.

 

 

*If a pretty lady were to walk by, you would tell your friends, "δ!"

 

ߵ

a junior high student; a middle school student

 

 

ϴ

(offensive) To bullshit

 

 

¥ ־

Mind your own business; Back off

 

 

¥

(adj) frustrating; annoying

It fucking sucks.

 

¥/¦

a fake; a counterfeit

 

 

¥

(adj) stingy

 

 

§/§

an extremely stingy man or woman

 

«

a chaotic mixture; a melting pot; a mélange

 

 

¬

a cop

 

 

¯

1. best; cool; great; ace

2. The strongest person in a group or the head of group

 

¯

state of being annoyed or irritated

 

 

°

To glare disrespect or defiance

߸

 

ɴ

a moron; a wanker; a wuss

 

 

ϴ

(adj) stingy; close-fisted

 

 

ȸ

To be embarrassed

 

 

̴

To be overwhelmed and subdued by someone or something

 

ͻ

a miser; Scrooge

 

 

߻

a tall buxom girl; or to looks so cool or sexy, especially about her or his bodyline

 

 

1. a flyer; a handout

2. a derogatory term for news media

 

 

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(ż)

To wear out your welcome

 

 

To dump a girl or boyfriend

 

 

ö (+ )

To put on a thick skin; to act brazen and shameless

 

ʵ

an elementary school student

 

 

Ѿý

a taxi driven by a crazy ultra speedy driver.... at the speed of a bullet

 

¥

a complete beginner

 

 

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ĸ

ace

 

 

To cheat on an exam

 

 

Դ

To be imprisoned

 

 

ī

a female hottie

 

 

ŷī

a male hottie

 

 

 

 

 

 

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To run away; to beat it; to skedaddle

 

 

Ƣ

a person of mixed blood

a slightly derogatory term for such a person

 

Ƣ

1. To run away fast

2. To stand out from the rest

 

 

ƨ

To refuse an offer at first, expecting the offerer to offer again

 

 

It has a very similar nature to the English expression: "Oh, I couldn't possibly ask you to do that!"

 

 

 

 

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bits of chewed food popped out of the mouth caused by talking while eating

 

۶

quickly

 

 

ź

someone who turned out to be very ugly

*That gal was ugly as sin!

 

a date on the phone

 

 

To flaunt oneself

 

 

Ǻ

To fuck up; mess up; botch; blow

 

 

 

 

 

 

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̷

1. Hi!  2. Long time no see.

 

+ /

To buy something (usu. dinner or drink) for friend(s)

 

an intensifier meaning very or eagerly

 

 

a low-quality fake

¥; ¦

 

someone who is unaware, thickheaded or dull

 

 

ȣ

a contemptible man. often followed by

 

 

ȣ/ȣ

a beer bar

*This is from a German word "hoff" meaning a 'place' allegedly.

 

Ȩ

website

 

 

ȭϴ

very impetuous, bold, hot-tempered and impulsive

 

ȸ

Koreanization of a cheer or chant meaning "Let's fight," "Let's give it our best," or Just do it!".

 

ȯϴ

To go nuts; to drive crazy

 

 

Ȳϴ

To be absurd

 

 

ķ

an electric torch

 

 

ĸ

To womanize

 

 

To be of poor quality

 

 

ĵ

quickly

= ۶

 

չ

huge baggy trousers

 

 

a boy into hiphop