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Homosexual term originating in Hawaii for describing something unpleasant, ugly, mean, etc.
Happy Birthday, Mary. How does it feel to be an old queen now?

Response: Gurl, you're nails! In eleven days I'm draggin' you down with me!
by DD Lovey September 12, 2005
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adjective-
1. disagreeable; unpleasent;
2. crass; cheaply vulgar; tasteless; crude
3. junk; ugly; unappealing
4. mean; cruel (said of one's treatment of another)
The exact origin of this word's usage are unknown but contemporarily has been used inHawaii's gay and mahu (Transgender) community for the past 30 or so years.
1. Mary, the flowers at this wedding are so NAILS! Yellow, mauve, and brown?
2. Girl, look her Miss USA's evening gown. Yuck, so NAILS!
3. No, I don't feel like eating there again their food is NAILS!
4. Damn I got detention. My teacher is no NAILS
by monoiki January 18, 2008
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A small metal spike used in construction.
The hardened end of human's extremities, IE Fingernails and toenails.
1Jesus was NAILED to the cross...with nails.
2Dont bite your fingernails!
by Rgb October 21, 2003
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Extremely and painfully annoying, similarly to the sound of finger-nails scratching down a chalkboard.
That drag queen is nails! All she does is start drama and talk behind other people's backs.
by russtarr December 14, 2010
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1. n. Metal fixings used in joinery.
2. adj. Thoroughly awesome; phenomenal.
"That quiz was nails, Stainer". "Yes, phenomenal, Brewis"
by Brewis November 07, 2004
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by Tom Ohle February 14, 2003
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A modern term meaning cool, good, sick, talented or the likewise.

The antonym would be screws, which is generally an insult meaning uncool and often homosexual.
Person 1: Have you played that new video game? It's so nails.
Person 2: Ya, but I'm not very good at it. Are you?
Person 1: Ya, I'm good at everything.
Person 2: You're so nails.
by Seveneightyone February 12, 2011
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