What’s Gen Z saying?
Have you ever heard a group of Gen Z-ers talking and thought, “Wait, what does that word even mean?” If so, don’t worry – you’re not alone. Just like the generations before them, Gen Z uses specific slang words when communicating (some of those slang words are now new words in the dictionary). If you aren’t in that generation, though, it can be tough to figure out what those words actually mean. No worries – we’ve decoded some of the most common Gen Z slang terms to keep you in the know.
Meaning: A word to describe someone who likes mainstream things and is considered unoriginal.
Example: “His taste in music is pretty basic.”
Meaning: A term for agreement or approval.
Example: “Are we still on for Saturday night?” “Bet.”