Toronto, let alone Canadians, have their own slang that’s hard to keep up with, eh?! Here are 20 Toronto slang words you need to know if you wanna be considered a beaut in their eyes. Lets send it!
1. The 6 or The 6ix
Another way of saying Toronto. After all, this article is about the different slang used in the 6ix!
Example: Dude, I can’t wait to go home to the 6ix.
2. Fom or Fam
A compliment that expresses a level of closeness; usually in reference to friends.
Example: My fam and I had a serious preeing sesh before we hit the clubs.
Example: The city with the greatest slang is Toronto and it is seriously lit.
Another way of saying “what’s going on.”
Example: Wagwun fam?! We doing anything lit tonight? By the way Toronto has the best slang.
A word used to describe a girl who is an attention whore or loud and obnoxious.
Example: That cyattie needs to low-key chill out with the excessive Toronto slang.
6. Beaut or Rocket
Used to describe a girl who is attractive/hot/beautiful.
Example: All hockey players need to stop commenting on her Instagram that she’s such a rocket.
Unexpectedly or quickly. Obviously.
Example: Two-twos everyone in Toronto knows we’ve got the best slang words.
Something abundant or excessive.
Example: I was bare tired after throwing out all these Toronto slang words.
Example: I’m marved after wheeling that chick at dinner.
Shady or lame.
Example: Hockey players are sus as fuck when stalking rockets on Instagram.
The act of flirting or pursuing someone; attempting to pick up some rocket.
Example: Are Mike and Jessica dating? Nah, he’s just wheeling her.
Irritated, annoyed or angry.
Example: That cyattie was low-key cheesed when she found out he was wheeling her.
13. Nize or Nize Up
Example: Told the cyattie that she needed to nize up with the Toronto lingo.
Example: Dude, look at that rocket. She has serious steeze with that toque.
Someone whose a savage; doesn’t care about consequences and lives for the thrill.
Example: This kid is such a sav. He reps the 6ix when wheeling rockets.
Ugly or unattractive.
Example: I don’t think anyone can say Sydney Crosby is beat. That guy is such a beaut.
This Toronto slang word is used to refer to a case of 24 beers.
Example: The fam needs to stock up on two-fours for the pre so we can be cheesin for the entire night.
Example: We better be preeing by 8 a.m. on Canada day, eh! We gotta be sending it.
This popular Toronto lingo is short for none other than Tim Hortons.
Example: Dude, lets grab a bunch of Timmies for the roady eh?
Used to affirm a statement. The more “u’s” used, the greater the emphasis. Don’t be annoying and add 15 “u’s.”
Example: Truuuuuuuuu dude, Toronto slang is seriously lit.
Know any other Toronto slang? Comment below!
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