Dating seperated man kids
it was made by Ford adn there were not a lot of these cars made, but there should have been because it was a cool looking car.
"That was a 'jap' (trick) question, "I was japped on that deal." Popular in the '70s when the Japanese were making inroads into the US auto industry and there were some bad feelings about that.Also used in reference to individuals who are a "stone drag" as in "shine her on" or "shine him on" and often followed by the word "man" to emphasize the sentiment.Sit On It Made popular by "Happy Days," it means basically "shut up," "go to hell," or some other exasperated expression.What new slang was introduced during the 70s that you can think of?This is a list of all the words that were in popular usage during the 70s.It's like pig latin, really fun, you should try it out.'like'I do believe the term 'like' was used in the 70s by Americans and has been used ever since. Since they wore the standard uniform with the "Smokey the Bear" hats, Dad started talking about them on his radio as "Smokey Bears" or, as it was quickly shortened to, "Smokies",a "smokey" or "Bear(s)".
Recently the British have adopted the phrase especially since the popularity of cult sitcom 'F. As time went on the term naturally got picked up and applied to any mobile law officer or any officer in general. Whoever compiled this list was definitely NOT from the 70's!
Raggin' or Rag Onfirst became popular in the 60's and is synonymous with joanin'; means putting someone down, to cut or joan on them. "I can't hang with those turkeys; they're always raggin' on me."Ripped Off Or Rip Off Having something (could be a materiial item or an idea)stolen from you.
"I got ripped off." Or the idea of purchasing something and not getting your money's worth being a "rip off"Shag Wag A type of car that was very popular in the early 70's, it looked a lot like a bug car but it was shaped a little bit differently.
Derivation from the earlier term "gypped" which came from the old habit of Gypsies stealing.
Joanin'first became popular in the 60's and is synonymous with raggin'; means putting someone down, to cut or rag on them. "I can't hang with those turkeys; they're always joanin' on me." Possibly peculiar only to the DC area.
Bogart'Bogart' meant to hold on to a joint too long without passing it-- the origin comes from the actor, Humphrey Bogart, who had an iconic style of performing an entire scene with a cigarette dangling from his lower lip for an extraordinarily long time with 'cool' effect. when you've been dissed, proved wrong, or been defied. I graduated from high school in 1975 and my husband from 1973 and we both agree that many of these terms were from the 80's and 90's....also, someone should try spell check!