1)To represent, in a stereotypical fashion, a memeber of the young, lower middle class black society. Can be used to reference a person of non-balck heritage. Instead of saying something such as "he's a straight up nigga", the phrase would be reduced to a shorter (and more agreeable) "he's straight up"
2) a word use to describe something/ someone that is exciting or worth while
1) "did you see that guy with the ghetto blaster? that guys straight up."
2)- "man, chris. youre badass....you totally chugged that fifth of jack."
"that because im straight up"
-"hey did you go to marks party last week? i heard it was off the chain"
"hell yeah man....that shit was straight up"
like the straight arrow, flying forward towards its target, straight up gets straight to the point. No bullshit, I am telling you exactly what I mean.
We should go to a movie straight up.
Dude straight up, lets do this.
To be right or for real
Person: That is the coolest thing ever.
Person 2: Straight up.
without ice (used when describing drinks)
id like a margarita please.. straight up, no salt
to be honest, to not lie, to not hide things behind other's backs. An abbreviation of the term straight up is SU.
Dude just be straight up.
Dude, Jane gave head to greg behind my back, thats not straight up.
NO lies, Honesty, Truthfulness, No B.S., The Real Deal, Word up, etc...
Paula Abdul said it better than I could with the chorus : "Straight up now tell me,
Do you really want to love me forever? Oh, oh, oh...
Or, am I caught in a hit and run?
Straight up now tell me,
Is it gonna be you and me together? Oh, oh, oh...
Are you just having fun?"
Pure, absolute, sh*t like that.
Vanilla Straight Up: No sprinkles, toppings, mixes, just vanilla.