18 See also edit References edit a b "Slang".Dumas and Jonathan Lighter argue that an expression should be considered "true slang" if it meets at least two of the following criteria: 4, it lowers, if temporarily, "the dignity of formal or serious speech or writing in other words, it is likely.Times, Sunday Times (2010)These are typical of the made-up and slang terms ?

Beam drug slang

geographic origin of the drug, or at least the perceived geographic origin of the drug: Burnese, Inca Message, Peruvian, Perico Cocaine, Percio, Percia, Peruvian Lady, and Peruvian Flake.

Life of slang (1.Crafty, cunning' and cites an example from Tennyson.

Nevertheless, Matiello concludes that those agents who identify themselves as "young men" have "genuinely coined" these terms and choose to use them over "canonical" terms like beautiful or sexybecause of the indexicalized social identifications the former convey.But I'm naming names.