(Note: See other definitions for gnarley
Used to describe the level of extreme-ness of a given scenario/subject.
When viewed this way, it should easily clear up the common misconception
that more recent usage deviates
from the traditional Pacific/West Coast terminology.
(1): the skate park up the street sucks for rookies
, but there's hella
opportunity for experienced skaters to to do some really gnarley tricks.
(2): did you see that kid braggin' how he can do a 900° better than tony hawk
? dude totally fucked up & tripped and fell off the top of the ramp before he even dropped in. it was fuckin' gnarley dude- the bone actually broke through the skin and stuck out of his arm when it snapped..there was blood everywhere, fuckin' unreal!