Slang, like trends, comes and goes. If you’re savvy though, you may have noticed that some words sound eerily similar to each other. For example: Boo and bae? Only a few letters apart, and they mean exactly the same thing.
As more and more people communicate through the internet, slang is able to travel from community to community; this makes for a beautiful mixing of language over time. So the slang you’re using today has its own distinct synonyms—especially if you start looking at slang words used in recent years.
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Chances are you’ve seen many of these slang words on social media sites like Instagram and Twitter. But do you know which ones are synonyms?