noun ANYTHING that is UNNECESSARY, uneeded or extraneous. Used in a negative way to describe an exaggeration, amplification, boasting, something that is avoidable, unrequired or useless.
"Dude, you're extras! Sit the fuck down and shut up!"
"Man, that party was extras! It was a cock-fest! Told you we should have gone to the club instead."
"This game is extras! You can't even get past the 1st boss without getting owned."
by fijizzle September 15, 2006
An unimportant person that takes up space in the script of life. A day player.
I'm leaving the club I'm at because it is full of extras and day players.
by Metrosexuwell June 14, 2009
special, super, completes Lucky, Emily
Emily is the extra to Lucky
by Lucky N. January 26, 2007
An issue of a newspaper in addition to it's normal, once-a-day publication used to bring major, hot items to the public's attention in the days before TV when radios were big boxes with tubes in them. The last of which my have been on VJ day in 1946.
A lot of "Thirties" movies would segue with a news boy, standing on a busy city street corner, shouting "Extra, Extra, read all about it, __________." And, then he's fill the blank with the segue. Something like, "Bruce Wayne found guilty!"
by Furb November 01, 2006
Very or alot as in a characteristic.
Masha is extra crippled.
by Da_Killah October 27, 2004
A way of describing someone that is really good in a certain subject or activity. Extra is also an adjective that can describe the quality or classification of a noun.

On the other hand, extra can describe a novice or an experienced person who is really terrible at a certain subject or activity.
adjective:

"Man, did you see that home-run that Manny Ramirez drilled yesterday?"
"Standard, he is extra good at baseball."

Food or Drink:

"That Arizona tall boy of Green Tea was extra cold and refreshing after that long jog."
"Yea, I made a novice mistake by getting a soda, now I feel like shit."

Noun:

"Mike is extra sloppy at whiffle ball."
"Dude he struck out every time he was at bat."
"He's worthless, I'll never pick him again for my team."


by Fred Williamson April 14, 2009

1. a special edition of a news paper distributed upon the report of something unusual enough to merit it

2. someoene who is in a film as part of a large group/crowd or in the background
My mom once had a chance to be in a film as an extra.
by The Return of Light Joker June 14, 2008

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