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September 7, 2018

16 Must-Know British Slang Terms

Although a hop across the pond might leave you in an English-speaking country, don’t be surprised if you find it difficult to communicate with the Brits because of different dialects, heavy accents, and unfamiliar colloquialisms. Have a gander at the terms below and use this as your starter guide for understanding slang across the pond!

  1. Blimey – My goodness
  2. Bloke – Dude
  3. Snog – Kiss
  4. Chuffed – Proud
  5. Uni – University
  6. Cheesed Off – Annoyed
  7. Cheers – Thank you
  8. Biscuit – Cookie
  9. Bloody – Used for emphasis
  10. Trolley – Shopping cart
  11. Boot – Trunk of the car
  12. Chips – French fries
  13. Chap – Male; friend
  14. Ace – Excellent
  15. Gutted – Very sad
  16. Dishy – Good looking