hip language

If you hear French, you will undoubtedly come across words that you do not immediately recognize. We’ve plucked some phrases from the streets for you.

T’es large.
> You have a lot of time to do something.

Tu t’en sors?
> Someone wants to know how you are doing, how you get by with something.

Fais gaff!
> Beware !

> Short for ‘bourgeois bohemian’; a word to indicate hipsters.

Un temps de chien.
> Indication for gray, dirty weather.

J’ai la flemme.
> When you don’t feel like doing anything.

La bouffe.
> slang for food.

On s’arrache.
> To indicate that it is time to go.

J’ai le seum.
> Street language to indicate that you are disappointed.