The 90s were a time of great fashion, music, and of course, slang. While some of the slang from the 90s has stood the test of time, others have become outdated and rarely used today. Here are 10 90s slang that are so outdated.
All That and a Bag of Chips
This phrase was used to describe someone who was confident and attractive. It’s rarely used today, and if it is, it’s often used in a sarcastic way.
Talk to the Hand
This phrase was used to dismiss someone or tell them to stop talking. If you use it today, people will automatically think you’re a boomer.
This phrase was used to describe something that was really cool or amazing. It’s super cringe to use today so don’t even dare.
This phrase was used to express disbelief or to dismiss someone’s opinion.
This phrase was used as a greeting or to ask someone how they were doing. Nowadays people just say ‘what’s up?’, or ‘how’s it going?’ instead.
This phrase was used to negate something that was just said.
This phrase was used to describe something that was cool or fashionable. It’s rarely used today, and when it is, people get offended because they think you’re calling them fat.
This phrase was used to describe something that was stylish or attractive. Nowadays when you hear someone say this, you can guarantee it’s a middle-aged person with thinning hair.
This phrase was used to express excitement or victory. Again, it’s unknown to the younger generations.
Gag Me With a Spoon
This phrase was used to express disgust or disbelief. It was used mostly by Valley girls, and is very rarely used today.
This phrase was used to express agreement or confirmation. Think Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Don’t know that show? You’re probably too young.
This phrase was used to tell someone to relax or calm down. It’s rarely used today, but when it is, it’s usually said by people over 30 years old.
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