Commonly-Used American Slang - Page 5

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couch potato
He is a couch potato.

crack open a bottle
Let's crack open a bottle for his birthday.

cram
I need more time to cram for the test.

cream
Our team creamed them badly.

croak
I feel like I am going to croak.

cruise
The skier was cruising down the hill

cuffs
He put the cuffs on the killer.

cushy
He has a really cushy job.

cut
Could you cut my whiskey with a little water?

cut out
It is late. I have to cut out.

damage
Lets get the bill and find out the damage.

dead
This disco is really dead tonight.

deck
He was decked in the fight.

deep pockets
Her boyfriend has deep pockets.

dicey
Since the weather is a little dicey, I won't go today.
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