word of the day: June 23, 2009
on someone. Often, to save their own ass. Comes from the old cost for a payphone call, ten cents.
"John got popped, so he dropped a dime on his supplier and they let him go."
To narc somebody out, like Huggy Bear always does on Starsky and Hutch.
Huggy Bear's always dropping a dime, I can't believe he's still alive.
To rat someone out. As in telling the police about a drug deal.
Imma drop a dime on these niggaz.
1. To snitch
on another individual, usually to report an illegal act to law enforcement.
2. To unknowingly waste an exceptional amount of money on something.
Drop a dime (verb):
1. "I can't get bud
anymore because some punk snitch
dropped a dime on my only supply."
2. "Damn, you see Juan's '84 Accord with 22 dubs
on it? He dropped a dime on that pos
Mostly known in the adult industry, to describe the action of a women catching a man off-guard with her 'dime', in order to (hopefully) have sexual relations with him.
Also referred to as a nickel dropper (adj).
Sometimes called a 'dime piece'.
Girl: When he leasts expect it, I drop a dime on him.
Guy: Don't hang around with her, she's a dime dropper.
Rasheeda's 'Bubble Gum' song:
"He wanna show off this prize piece,
So drop them nickels off boy and get this dime piece."
to throw a nice pass; in basketball terms, an assist
yo check it Bibby just dropped another dime to Vlade!