19 Words That Take On A New Meaning When You Graduate

Graduation is when real life starts, and real life is weird.

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4. "Laundry"

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Used to mean: What you avoid doing until you have literally nothing left to wear. And sometimes not even then.

Now means: What seems to be getting done quite regularly by your parents instead.

11. "Interview"

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Used to mean: A one-on-one conversation with someone looking to hire you.

Now means: A bizarre process involving a large group of people that will almost inevitably end up with you not getting hired.

12. "Offer"

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Used to mean: Getting 2-for-1 on cans of Red Stripe.

Now means: Getting someone to actually ask you to work for them.