word of the day: June 10, 2008
An adjective used in hip-hop culture to describe someone who is considered to be well respected, coming from a combination of the words "true" and "real".
Trill ass niggaz keep it true and real.
The correct definition of trill is: to be true to ones self and real with all.
I want to thank everyone who put they meaning of trill in this dictionary. Some of you are on point and some are way off
This word was formed in 1986 by Eric Charon. (aka Sir Trill.) He took the words true and real to describe his demeanor. He spelled it Treal. He began to use it in the streets of Port Arthur. The word got to UGK rapper Bun B thru a mutual friend of Bun B and Sir Trill. UGK Then released they first underground record called the Southern Way in 1992 which they spelled the word t-r-i-l-l. This became the new spelling that is used today
being true + real = trill
others say Too Real = trill
Trill is when you're hustlin, trill is when you're grindin
Trill is when you punch in that clock overtimin
Trill is when you keep it real one hundred percent
And hold it down for your team run your game full sprint
Trill is when you never fake, trill is when you real
Chasin after dollar bills, gotta get it how you live
Trill is when you hustle so you go out there and get it
Doin whatever you gotta do to make a meal ticket
- Paul Wall "Trill"
the word trill comes from a combination on two words. true+real=trill
kapone told blackie to keep it trill.
trill is a slang word that mean true and real. i cant speak for the next man, but ugk was the first people to be heard sayin it. it has always been a dirty south hood term, for someone who basically handles their bidness and dosent mind bussin a head every now and again. people, places, or thangs can be considered trill. other people have differnent meanins, some people give it the meanin i just mentioned, or of one that has a deeper, more spiritual meanin. if someone of calls you trill, or if you want to consider yourself trill, just realize we dont use that term lightly around here, its a term of endearment.
"i write wit pen and pad and try to tell ya how i feel, and scream to the Lord, its so trill"
-David Banner "So Trill"
"i still tote steal, give a fuck how you feel, we some southern og's, trill recognize trill"
-Bun B "Trill Recognize Trill"
thats whats up; cool
1. that game was trills (cool)
2. damn, that guy was (thats whats up)trills
Trills is a noun that represents nothing and everything. One says Trills simply whenever something good happens usually involving getting ass or smokin weed, but is not limited to those. Its derivation is arguable but most agree that its a combination of TRue and chILL.
Mike- Yo, how good was that blunt i rolled last night
Ted- Fucking sick, i got ripped out my mind