Urban slang for losing control of ones own life, as a result of economic or social problems or disadvantages.
Man, I'm slippin.
These drugs have got me slippin.
Off guard, not paying attention to your surroundings and not putting in the right effort. Being Lazy.
He better be careful, he gone get took once someone catch that ass slippin.
Losing control. Slacking off. Losing your game. Making a mistake. Direspecting a true playa.
That nigga's slippin. He better check himself before he wrecks himself.
When you just... fuckin up.
One of the best songs by DMX, very real. Tells it how it is.
"Chip on my shoulda, that i dared a nigga ta touch! didn't need a cliq cuz i scared a nigga @ much"
Being off guard and careless on the streets; puttin yourself in a position where you're vulnerable.
1. Cuh you can't be out there slippin dog, them cops be on a brutha.
2. Person 1: Do you really go out with Peter?
Person 2: you musta caught me slippin, cuh!
Enter enemy territory
Blud man could off got caught slippin in dere endz bruv no lie
Slippin, is what happens when you are careless and naïve and someone more street savy takes advantage of that.
It can be something that happends in your life that could have been avoided. tThat you did not catch.
Ex: You were walking down the street conting your money and someone walks up to you, beats your ass, and takes your money... You was Slippin
you are not ready for kids but - you are having unsafe sex and gets a ripper pregnant...and she's keepin it. You straight slippin!
being caught off guard
One might say,"I'ma catch that foo' slippin' one day an' bust his ass!"