Slang dictionary this ain’t it, chief or this ain't it chief [th is eynt it cheef] Published September 19, 2019 What does this ain't it, chief mean? This ain’t it, chief is a humorous social media phrase used to signal that someone thinks someone else’s statement is utterly wrong or idiotic. Related words hell to the naw, No. meme, you mad bro?, One does not simply, cool story, bro Where does this ain’t it, chief come from? The phrase this ain’t it, chief was rarely used online prior to 2018. In fact, it only showed up once on Twitter before 2014. This ain’t it expresses disagreement. And chief, like boss, is a chummy but patronizing way to address someone. Then, in late 2017, a Twitter user responded negatively to a tweet simply with this ain’t it chief. After this tweet, a number of other Twitter users began replying to Tweets they disagreed with using the phrase. By the beginning of 2018, the meme seeds were germinating. This ain’t it Chief https://t.co/AEEN2h9cl4 — ¥ (@appaIled) February 1, 2018 Come summer 2018, this ain’t it, chief flowered into a full meme, spreading to sites like Reddit and earning entry on Urban Dictionary. Google searches for this ain’t it, chief surged in September 2018 and by October, the phrase was a regular reply on social media. According to my calculations: ━━━━━━━ ┃ THIS ┃┃ AIN’T IT ┃ ┃ CHIEF ┃└━━━━━━ ┘ 7 ┃8┃ 9┃ / ┃ ━┛━┛━. |━ ┛ 4 ┃5 ┃6 ┃ + ┃ ━┛━┛━┛━ ┛ 1 ┃ 2 ┃ 3 ┃ =┃ ━┛━┛━┛━ ┛ — Torchy's Tacos (@torchystacos) October 16, 2018 Examples of this ain’t it, chief Think about texting her “this ain’t it chief” after not getting a text back @Sonny5sideUp, September 2018 And it turns out Kanye West can acknowledge when he's goofed up. After the internet collectively shouted "This ain't it, chief" at the rapper, Kanye returned to Twitter to clarify what he meant. Alex Galbraith, Complex, September 2018 Ball Memes SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses this ain’t it, chief? This ain’t it, chief is used, mainly on social media and for humorous effect, to reply to anything you think is wrong, disagreeable, or just plain stupid. I hate the term "this ain't it chief" but anytime I read a headline about what Trump said 96% of the time my reaction is "this ain't it chief." — Bear [TG] @ #Mainstage2019 (@BearUNLV) October 19, 2018 This ain’t it chief. The Balkans will only get better over time. https://t.co/S06T5SYeK3 — Šuki 🇧🇦 (@rakijapapi) October 6, 2018 Rostering Patrick Mahomes for the first time this season… This ain't it, chief. pic.twitter.com/B88HwG2iU2 — DraftKings (@DraftKings) October 2, 2018 Just Added clout chaser, let that sink in, Dark Brandon, phrogging, I said what I said Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of this ain’t it, chief like most terms we define on Dictionary.com, but is rather an informal word summary that hopefully touches upon the key aspects of the meaning and usage of this ain’t it, chief that will help our users expand their word mastery.