twomp

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

The name derives from hip hop. It may also come from resembling a thwomp from the Super Mario series. It takes this appearance when it is tightly packed into a small plastic bag and the edges become ruffled.

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Particularly: “dubious”

Alternative formsEdit

  • twamp

NounEdit

twomp (plural twomps)

  1. (US, slang, neologism) 20 U.S. dollars' worth of marijuana.
  2. (US, slang) Twenty.
    • 1999 April 7, Edmund Lee, “uop's banquet”, ucd.org.fraternity.a-phi-o.d, Usenet:
      it's only gonna cost a twomp, right? hella cheap.

ReferencesEdit

  • Tom Gally, twomp, according to Berkeley High School Slang Dictionary, North Atlantic Books, quoted Feb. 2004.
Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 15:56