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15 Slang Québécois Terms And What They Really Mean

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1.

Definition: I'm frustrated/fed up/tired.

Definition: I'm frustrated/fed up/tired.

2.

Definition: This is crazy/makes no sense at all.

Definition: This is crazy/makes no sense at all.

3.

Definition: To flirt with or hit on someone.

Definition: To flirt with or hit on someone.

4.

Definition: I'm hungover. (This literally translates to "My hair hurts.")

Definition: I'm hungover. (This literally translates to "My hair hurts.")

5.

Definition: A girlfriend.

Definition: A girlfriend.

6.

Definition: A boyfriend.

Definition: A boyfriend.

7.

Definition: That's cool/cute.

Definition: That's cool/cute.

8.

Definition: Honestly??

Definition: Honestly??

9.

Definition: Shut up/shut your trap.

Definition: Shut up/shut your trap.

10.

Definition: All-nighter.

Definition: All-nighter.

11.

Definition: Not at all/don't worry about it. (Contraction of "Pas du tout.")

Definition: Not at all/don't worry about it. (Contraction of "Pas du tout.")

12.

Definition: Because.

Definition: Because.

13.

Definition: Term used to describe a steamed hotdog. (Which is a popular street food.)

Definition: Term used to describe a steamed hotdog. (Which is a popular street food.)

14.

Definition: Get ready/hold on!

Definition: Get ready/hold on!

15.

Definition: It's all good.

Definition: It's all good.