or whas·sup,or wus·sup


interjection Slang.

what’s going on or happening; what’s up (used as a greeting).

Origin of wassup

First recorded in 1900–05; pronunciation alteration of what’s up (in the same sense)
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British Dictionary definitions for wassup


sentence substitute

slang what is happening?

Word Origin for wassup

C20: from what's up?
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