This dictionary is a comprehensive and in-depth look at all the slang, vulgarisms, curses, and insults, plus idioms, expressions, and a lot more, available in English. As always with slang, be careful using what you hear; it may not work quite the way you expect.
off the hook
adj. not at risk anymore; not obligated or required to do something anymore
exclam. a strong expression of shock and fear. 1. Oh shit, I forgot my wallet.
abbr. orange juice
adj. old fashioned; out of date; behind the times
on the hop
idiom. not ready; unprepared; occupied; busy
on the rocks
n. an alcoholic drink with ice cubes added. 1. Scotch on the rocks, please.
adj. made, done, or happening only one time
n. something done or happening only one time; something unique
n. black person who adopts the lifestyle, attitudes, and such of White people
n. comatose patient with his mouth agape
abbr. on the other hand
v. reveal somebody as a homosexual
out of pocket
adj. from one's own resources
out of the loop
idiom. not involved; disconnected; unaware of what is going on
adj. excessive; unnecessary; exaggerated