Al rato. So long; see you later.
Bad Jam. Great song.
Bunk. Anything false.
Carnale. Buddy; friend; partner.
Chavalo. Young guy.
Chingazos (also Cabrongazos). Throwing mean blows; exchanging derogatory remarks.
C/S. Unimpeachable truth.
Ese. Buddy; friend; partner.
El Tepico el Poso. Stick it up your posterior.
59 Park Boys. San Diego version of “Crips." According to their graffiti, they’re “taking over the (Logan) Heights.”
Get Well. Get a fix.
Hasta por el Chiquito. I want you so bad I’ll take you from behind!
Hoe. Female sex; a prostitute.
Holmes. An inquisitive friend.
Homefront. A long-time friend.
Hoto. A blatant homosexual.
It’s On You Tombstone. Giving responsibility to someone who can’t make up his mind.
Jammin’. Leaving quickly.
Laggin'. Ruining a chance at something good.
Mi Pinchegazo. My piece, my gun, my most beloved possession.
Orale. That’s Great!
Osco. Nasty-looking; disgusting.
Pull. Score on a woman.
Punk the Alabastard. To withdraw money from a bank; to get a grant; to receive welfare.
Puro Keki. Very easy; no sweat.
Puta. A slut.
Puto. Homosexual male; weakling; coward.
Rip. To have sex.
Ruca. A girlfriend; a fine-looking woman.
Sad Girl. A song by Willie G and the Midniters, adopted by hard Chicanas as a nickname.
Simon. Right on!; true.
Sniff. Inhaling copper, gold, silver spray paint or clear lacquer.
Trim. Good sex.
West Coast Crips. Black, junior version of the Mafia.
What-lt-Is! What’s happening?; How you doin’; Hello.
Where You Comin’ From? What are you talking about? You're K ing!
Writin' a Book? Mind your own business!
Yastuvo. OK. you've proved your point! ( to be said during losing “Chinga/os”).