|American Slang Nouns|
Tony says his boss is an airhead
-big, exciting party
Did you go to Dan's bash last night?
-very intelligent person
Bill Gates must be a brain
-person who loves/is addicted to chocolate
I ate an entire box of chocolates and my sister
says I must be a chocaholic!
Lisa says her new roomate is a drip
I'm hungry. Let's get some grub
Sue thinks that Tom Cruise is a hunk
Miss Universe is a knockout
I took a lot of mula to the casino but when I returned, I didn't have as much!
-snacks, like potato chips, popcorn, pretzels
Let's get some munchies at the baseball game
-cheap, stingy person who rarely spend money
Megan never goes to restaurants because she's
such a penny pincher
-person who is addicted to shopping
Sandra is a shopholic. She always goes shopping!
-things (but used as a singular, non-count noun)
I have to buy some stuff at the grocery store
Some reporters say that famous pop singer is a wacko
-a boring person who talks too much (negative)
Joe's speech was over an hour long at the meeting. His co-workers think he's a windbag.
-person who is addicted to working
Bob works very long hours. His wife thinks he's