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Best British Slangs
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In U.K. English speakers holds one of the most researched, documentary, and complete slang terminology or vocabularies. As a matter of fact, in 1889, a seven-volume British slang dictionary was published. Since then many other English Slang dictionaries and research studies have been published. Here in this section, look at some common and best British slang words.

  1. Tosser – Idiot
  2. Cock-up – Screw-up
  3. Bloody – Damn
  4. Give you a bell – Call you
  5. Blimey – My Goodness
  6. Wanker – Idiot
  7. Gutted – Devastated
  8. Bespoke – Custom Made
  9. Chuffed – Proud
  10. Fancy – Like
  11. Sod Off – Piss Off
  12. Lost the plot – Gone Crazy
  13. Fortnight – two Weeks
  14. Starkers – Naked
  15. Hoover – Vacuum
  16. Kip – Sleep or Nap
  17. Bee’s Knees – Awesome
  18. Know your onions – Knowledgeable
  19. Dodgy – Suspicious
  20. Wonky – Not Right
  21. Wicked – Cool
  22. Whinge – Wine
  23. Tad – Little Bit
  24. Knob Head – Idiot/Dickhead
  25. Ace – Cool
  26. Skive – Lazy or avoid doing something
  27. Toff – Upper-Class Person
  28. Punter – Customer or Prostitute’s client
  29. Pissed – Drunk
  30. Chat Up – Flirt
  31. Taking the Piss – Screwing around
  32. Loo – Toilet
  33. Nicked – Stolen
  34. Nutter – Crazy person
  35. Knackered – Tired
  36. Gobsmacked – Amazed
  37. Dog’s Bollocks – Awesome
  38. Chap – Male or Friend
  39. Bugger – Jerk
  40. Bog Roll – Toilet Paper
  41. Bob’s your Uncle – There You Go!
  42. Anti-clockwise – Counter Clockwise
  43. C of E – Church of England
  44. Pants – Panties
  45. Throw a Spanner in the Works – Screw Up
  46. Shambles – Mess
  47. Absobloodylootely – YES!
  48. Nosh – Food
  49. One Off – One time only
  50. Easy Peasy – Easy
  51. Up the Duff – Pregnant
  52. Shag – Screw
  53. Daft Cow – Idiot
  54. Uni – College/University
  55. Plastered – Drunk
  56. Her Majesty’s Pleasure – To be in Prison
  57. Plonker – Idiot
  58. Blight – Britain
  59. Rubbish – Garbage or ‘that’s Crap’
  60. Stag Night – Bachelor Party
  61. Horses for Courses – Don’t work for someone else
  62.  Bits ‘n Bobs – Various things
  63. Ponce – Poser
  64. Bollocks – Balls
  65. Arse – Ass
  66. DIY – Do it Yourself home improvements
  67. Fit – Hot
  68. I’m Off to Bedfordshire – Going to Bed
  69. Don’t get your Knickers in the Twist – Don’t Get Worked Up
  70. Anorak – A person Weirdly Interested in Something
  71. See a Man about a Dog – Do a Deal or Take a Dump
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