Fresh off the slave ship. A person who thinks he or she is black; A person who moved from Africa to somewhere else; A regular black person. This term is similar to the word Fob but is more focused on Africans and African Americans.
Dave Chapelle the foss is my favorite comedian.
This acroymn has its origins when the Free Software Foundation proclaimed their GNU General Public License as not actually open source, even though it is considered an open source liscense and is compliant with the Open Source Definition as described by the Open Source Initiative.
A term typically used to apply to people when they are dressed too gaudily for a given occasion. It is believed that when Africans were brought to America as slaves, they thought they were going on a cruise and wore their best clothes. When they landed, they found out that it was all for nought.
You're wearing Gucci, Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and Christian Dior all at the same time? You are an incredible FOSS!
"That outfit your wearing makes you look like the boss."-Person 1
"Yeah man, im feeling foss."-Person 2