|American Slang Adjectives|
|awesome (or wicked)
That was an awesome movie
That was a wicked movie
Sam is beat today because he didn't sleep much last night
blue (or down)
Mary is feeling blue because her cat died
Mary is down because her cat died
-very intelligent, like a genius
Sue always does well on tests because she's brainy
Lou spent all his money at the casino so now he's broke
Mrs. Smith thought it was fishy that her neighbor had so many visitors at night
Jim had nine beers so now he's hammered
-sexy or stolen!
Sam says his new girlfriend is hot
That stereo is hot!
-tired from drinking too much the day before
Al's bachelor party was last night. He's really hungover!
Many people who live in Beverly Hills are loaded
nuts (or nutty)
That lady keeps talking to herself. Do you think she's
on cloud nine
-very very happy
Chris just won a million dollars so he's on cloud nine!
Tom is a super singer
He's really ticked because his friend had a party but didn't invite him
Theresa is very upbeat