WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
def2 /dɛf/USA pronunciation adj.
[Slang.]excellent:That hip-hop record is def!
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
(def ),USA pronunciation adv. [Informal.]
(def),USA pronunciation adj.
Slang Termsexcellent:That hip-hop record is def!
- Informal Termsdefinitely:Going to Europe this summer? But def!
- of uncertain origin, originally 1980–85, American.
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def /dɛf/ adj
Etymology: 20th Century: perhaps from definitive
- slang very good, esp of hip-hop
def. abbreviation for
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