We all use slang, but some younger residents of Brampton use of slang words and phrases that have become synonymous with Brampton and the surrounding area. Brampton is multicultural, drawing people from all over the world, so as you’d expect, the slang takes its cues from all over the world, too. Here’s a roundup of some of the most popular slang in Brampton.

Ching

A reference to Brampton’s biggest park, Chinguacousy Park.

BCC

Short for Brampton’s main shopping mall Bramalea City Centre.

Reach

To show up or to come somewhere.

Fam

A term of endearment for family and close friends.

Styll

A synonym for ”though”, usually added to the end of a sentence to add emphasis

Ting

Usually used to refer to a good-looking female.

Ahlie

A term of agreement or validation similar to “I know right”.

Sweetermans

A man who is respectful and courteous to women. It can also refer to a man who is a smooth talker who fakes respect and courtesy.

Bare

A lot or an excessive amount of something.

Heated

To get riled up about something, or to be in a state of anger.

Mandem

Refers to a group of males or male friends.

Jheez

A statement of approval that usually means “nice” or “wow”.

Whip

A way to refer to one’s mode of transportation.

Cheesed

To be pissed off or upset.

Beef

An ongoing feud or conflict.

Scrap Ting

Identifies a situation in which a fight is the only way to resolve an issue.

Willin

To act insane or crazy.

Flamed

To be insulted.

Soft

Used to describe someone or something as weak.

Paged

To be called out in a very public fashion.

Wasteman

A worthless man who has no use or purpose.

OG

Generally refers to “Original Gangster” but in recent years has also come to mean the original at anything.

Deezed

To be ripped or muscular.

Twin

20 dollars.

Dun Kno

Confirmatory statement and represents another way of saying “of course” or “I know”.

From time

Another way of saying ” from a long time ago”.

Did we miss any popular slang words? Let us know in the comments below.

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