A hand gesture involving the thumb, index, and middle fingers extended, with the palm side of the hand facing inward. The hand is also turned so the index and middle finger point horizontally. This gesture should be understand all over the world as signifying "Yo."
Whenever I bump into my homies, I flash them the universal "yo". If they flash it back, then shit is all good.
a single word or group of words than can be used in just about any situation. a swiss army knife of the english language, a universal noun will have near limitless applications.
for an example of a universal noun, take the other urban dictionary listing word (and yes, i meant to refer to the listing for "word").more...
A versatile declaration, originating (more or less) in hip-hop culture.
"Word" has no single meaning, but is usually used to convey a casual sense of affirmation, acknowledgement, agreement, or to indicate that something has impressed you favorably.
Its usage among young blacks has been parodied ad nauseam among clueless suburban whites.
person 1: "Come on man, we're going to the store."
person 2: "Word." (acknowledging and agreeing with)
person 1: "Word!" (conveying "I've got important news to tell you")
person 2: "What's up man?!"
person 1: "Yo, I wrecked my car last night."
person 2: "Word?" ("You speak the truth?")
person 1: "Word." ("I speak the truth.")
person 3: "Word..." (acknowledging the event, as well as the other's financial and emotional loss)
a statement of indifference
1) After any sentence
2) After any statement of any kind (i.e. angry statement, statement of love...)
3) Just about anywhere you feel like putting it.
4) Don't abuse the power of word. Use it properly. And randomly.
Person 1: What did you do last night?
Person 2: Went to the movies. Word.
Person 1: Word.
Person 1: What did you do last night? Word. ...
Meaning anything... Can be used to express that you are doing just about anything. It is a universal word. Mostly used for Im not here type things. It was typed by FinalDs87, but it was made what it is today by PantheroE
Im Yo Styssin foo!
Yo Stys (im not here)!
Derived from Germanic ermen meaning "whole" or "universal." Can also be used to describe a person who is fashionable, classy or just hot.
boy 1: "Dude, look at that Emma"
boy 2: "Yo, she is so hot..universally hot.."
Recently used in JTHS by random girls basketball players all around. This pharse is legit and very universal so use it whenever, wherever.
"YO YO YO THAT SHIT IS DADDY STATUS YO!"
"That top is daddy status, can i borrow it sometime??"
Unique, if it exists
Yo'neda see dat done so nice!
That girl is Yo-neda.
A: Who uses Google Earth? It sucks.
B: Dude, you get a unique map to everything -- it's Yo'neda!
1. Expressing agreement to an issue
2. Form of greeting between ICQ users
3. Universal reply to any form of expression
4. Often repeated several times, can be transformed by the general form: X-ardee where, after conjugation, X is any enouncible English alphabet.
I'm going to go outside and play some basketball! / Hardee~!~!~!
Yo, wassup? / Hardee jardee mardee pardee...