Possibly the gayest word ever spoken in the hippie language, Retarded, stupid and completely over used in the pot head community.
Dude: Yo, man that was a totally rad party last night.
Person: Your face!!!!!!!
Dude: What ever man your not rad.
Person: Kill yourself!
Something that requires the use of skills, usually of a physical persuasion with some element of danger involved.
Also used to describe sexual intercourse or getting drunk.
"Hey man, do you want to go get rad on some steep hills?"
"Yeh, me and her got rad last night"
"Man, lets get rad tonight at the club"
rad is the rassest word ever
rad is so rad, its radder then plaid , because everybody knows plaid is so rad
rad- short for radical, which meant cool, a term that is still used today by a populace of individuals that never really grew out of the 80's scene and still believe that other terms are cool such as "hey dude" or worse "dudette" and even "totally." Beware of these individuals for they are probably still sporting a Madonna or Micheal Jackson glove on one hand with the fingers cut out of it, watching movies such as Pretty in Pink or The Breakfast Club, and own a very colorful collection of wrist or ankle warmers.
Everyone laughed at her when Jane called Bob's new car rad.
A term used to describe a punk who doesn't restrict him or herself to one genre or another, though most likely has a certain preference. Describes one who is completely devoted to music; holding it and its ideals above all else. It is a state of such complete awesomeness that when someone achieves it, it will no longer matter to them.
Possibly the most over-used word in the hardcore/emo scene. Used as kudos towards someone/something.
"Hey, rad black jeans, maybe I should get a pair."
"The way you did your hair looks rad!"
Rapid application development. Used to describe programming languages such as visual basic
that speed up development time.
By the time I wrote a game engine in C++, the game was finished in Visual Basic.
Abbreviation for Really Awesome Dudes. Used in the context "Hey man, you're rad," it is also an organzation of strapping men from Pine Plains, NY. Who are Really Awesome. Dude.
Hey bro, you're so RAD. You are a really awesome dude.