What it normally means: A caffeinated beverage that can be consumed hot or cold, with a variety of methods of preparation.
Basic definition: Iced coffee with skim milk in the summer, PSL (pumpkin spice latte) in the fall, peppermint mocha in the winter. ALWAYS FROM STARBUCKS.
8. “Taking A Picture”
What it normally means: Um, pretty self-explanatory.
Basic definition: Taking a picture is all about the pose. If it’s a selfie, you need to pucker your lips, maybe hold up a peace sign, and pick the best Instagram filter (Hint: It probably is NOT Toaster). If it’s a group shot, you either need to sorority squat or skinny arm like your life depends on it.
What it normally means: A sweet confection, sometimes baked, and usually the last course of a meal.
Basic definition: Cupcakes or cake pops. Also, you ALWAYS take a picture of your dessert and upload it to Instagram.
What it normally means: A combination of vocal and/or instrumental sound in an arranged manner that is a form of creative and emotive expression.
Basic definition: Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, and Ed Sheeran, for starters. Lorde is considered “new” and “edgy.”
What it normally means: The state of being affected by alcohol consumption to losing control of one’s behavior.
Basic definition: After one drink, taking copious amounts of selfies, dancing on tables, and telling people how much you love them. Also, making confessions to random strangers in the bathroom.
What it normally means: A social media app that allows you to upload pictures and videos with a filter.
Basic definition: There are four types of Instagram pictures: food/drink pictures, duck-face selfies, group shots with friends, and last but not least, screenshotted inspirational quotes.
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