Korean Slangs

가드 올려라

It means "Get ready to defend yourself, because I'm going to hit you." The word '가드' is derived from an English word 'guard'. You use this phrase when someone is annoying you.

공주병

It points at someone who thinks herself is really pretty. "공주" means a princess and "병" means illness. So it literally means 'a princess illness'. For example, "쟤 공주병 있어." is "She thinks she's pretty."

갈비

A shortened form of "수록 호감", meaning "someone who looks so unattractive in your eyes as time flows".

Memo) '갈비' also means 'a rib'.

A shortened word of "그냥", meaning "just".

걍고

A shortened form of "그냥 고(go)", meaning "just go".

갑툭튀

A shortened form of "자기 어나오다.", meaning "popped out of the blue".

고고싱 or 고고씽

A compound word of '고고'('go go' in English) and '싱', meaning "go go!".

공홈

A shortened form of '공식 홈페이지', meaning "an official web site".

걍해

A compound word of '걍' and '해', meaning "just do it".

개취

A shortened form of '개인 취향', meaning "a personal preference".

A shortened form of '급하다', meaning "urgent; sudden".

급질

A shortened form of '급한 질문', meaning "an urgent question".

귀차니즘

-ism(-이즘) is added to 귀찮다'(to be lazy), meaning "bothersome".

갠소

A shortened form of '개인소장', meaning "something to be possessed by only me". Such thing shouldn't be distributed to anyone else.

고딩

A high school student

간지나다.

Derived from a Japanese word 感じ(kanji). It is used as a meaning of "멋지다", "스타일 난다", "폼 나다" (cool or stylish)

갠찬

A shortened form of "괜찮다.", meaning "I'm okay".

갠춘하다.

A shortened form of "괜찮다." meaning "I'm okay".

귀척

A shortened form of '귀여운 척', meaning "pretending to be cute".

깜놀

A shortened form of "깜짝 놀라다." meaning "shocking; striking".

가오티

A typo of 강퇴

강퇴

A shortened form of '강제 퇴장', meaning "to make one leave without asking his permission".

고나리

A typo of 관리, meaning "to be in charge of; management".

글구

A shortened form of 그리고, meaning "and".

글고

A shortened form of 그리고, meaning "and".

굿밤

A compound word of 'good' in English and '밤'(night), meaning "good night".

광삭

A shortened form of '광속 삭제', meaning "deleting a comment or a post very fast".

강추

A shortened form of '강력 추천', meaning "strongly recommended".

광클

A shortened form of '광속 클릭', meaning "to click insanely fast".

걸조

A shortened form of '걸어 다니는 조각상', literally means "a walking sculpture". It points at a good looking person.

개-

It means 'very' and used as a prefix. When you want to emphasis a certain adjective, you add '-개' to the front of the adjective. For example, '개추워' means 'It's freaking cold'.

까리하다.

Handsome

꼬댕이

Points at a student who doesn't know how to have a fun and gets bad grades.

꺼져

Fuck off

길막

A shortened form of '길을 막다', meaning "blocking one's way".

남친

A shortened form of "남자친구", meaning "boyfriend ". In Korea, it indicates a boyfriend who is more than just a friend, a lover. Whether your friend is a boy or girl, a friend is just a friend '친구'. If you want to point your opposite gender friend, use '이성 친구' which means 'an opposite gender friend'. '동성 친구' is for a same gender friend.

낚시글

A compound word of '낚시'(fishing) and '글(content). It indicates a written post with a plausible subject to attract public attention or to make people click it. But there is nothing special about it. Sometimes it's not even related to the subject.

낚이다.

To be fooled by the title of the post.

낚다.

To fool people with the title of the post.

넘사벽

A shortened form of "넘을 수 없는 사차원의 벽". It is used when there's too much gap between oneself and someone's look, personality or skill. Mostly in every aspect if not specified.

냉무

A shortened form of '내용 없음', meaning 'no content'. For example, your email subject can be '감사합니다(냉무)', which means 'thank you(no content) and the e-mail actually has no content.

눈팅

A shortened form of '눈으로 채팅하다.', literally means 'chatting online with eyes'. It means 'Only watching without saying any word.'

놀토

A compound word of '놀다' and '토요일', meaning 'no school on Saturday'.

노잼

A compound word of '노'(no in English) and '잼'(재미), meaning 'not funny'

An online honorific expression of 'you'.

님선

A compound word of '님'(you) and '선'(first).

낫닝겐

A compound word of 'not(English)' + 人間(Japanese meaning a human, pronounced ningen). It means not a human.

뉴페

A shortened form of '뉴 페이스'(new face), meaning 'a person who recently joined a community or group'.

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