Slang to English letter S

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Sad
Very uncool (Everybody)
'Look at those trainers, they're sad mate!'

Safe
Good, OK (Street slang)

Safe Blood
Brilliant (Street slang)

Salad Dodger
A fat person (Everybody)

Sandwich Short of a Picnic

Alternatives
To be slightly backward or mentally ill (Everybody)

Sandwich Short of a Picnic

Alternatives
Mentally deficient. (Everybody)
'He's completely crazy, he's a sandwich short of a picnic.'

Sarnie
Sandwich (Everybody)
'Going out for a few sarnies for my lunch.'

Savage
Very good or very bad! (Manchester)

Schlep
Go, perhaps reluctantly or slowly (Jewish)

Schnook
A gullible person or someone easily fooled. (Jewish)

Score

Alternatives
20; 20 pounds (London)
'I'll live to be three Score and ten'

Scouser
A person from Liverpool (Everybody)

Scran
Food (Yorkshire)
'I'm starving, let's go to the chippy for some Scran'

Screaming Abdabs
Fear, the jitters (Everybody)
'That film gave me the screaming abdabs'

Screaming Blue Murder
To shout or scream loudly, or protest very loudly. (Everybody)
'Last night, there was my next-door-neighbour, screaming blue murder at her hubby.'

Screw
To have sexual intercourse. (Everybody)

Screw Loose
To be slightly insane. (Everybody)
'You're charging me £20 for that t-shirt? You've got a screw loose pal.'

Scrike
Cry (Don't know)
'He was Scriking like a mardarse!'

Scrote
Bad or annoying person; petty criminal (Everybody)

Scrummy
Delicious (Everybody)

See a Man About a Dog
Go to the toilet (Everybody)

Selfie
A photograph taken (usually on a mobile phone or tablet device) of one's self. (Everybody)
'I took a selfie and uploaded it to Facebook.'

Sen
Self (Yorkshire)

Shaft
To have sex (Everybody)

Shag
Have sex (Everybody)
'He shagged a girl last Saturday night.'

Shank
To stab with a knife. (Street slang)
'I'm gonna shank you up!'

Sharking
To go round an empty bar, drinking the remains of other people's unfinished drinks (Everybody)

Sharpy
Policeman (Polari)

Shebang
The entire amount (Everybody)
'We got the whole shebang'

Shilling Short of a Pound
To be slightly insane; slightly backward (Everybody)

Shiner
Black eye (Everybody)
'Wow you must have been in a fight - look at that shiner on you!'

Shit for Brains
Idiot (Everybody)

Shite Hawk
Liar (Don't know)

Shitter
Toilet (Everybody)

Shitting Bricks
To be very frightened (Everybody)
'When those lads starting chasing me, I was shitting bricks'

Shoddy
Of poor quality; shabby or broken (Everybody)

Shonky
Poor quality, falling apart (Everybody)

Shoo-in
Something very likely to happen. (Everybody)
'With your qualifications, you're a shoo-in for that job.'

Shrapnel
Loose change. (Everybody)
'Got any shrapnel for the parking meter?'

Shreddies
Underpants (Liverpool)

Shyker
Wig (Polari)

Shyster
Devious, person. Conman. (Everybody)

Sick
Good (Street slang)
'That film was sick man!'

Sim
Backward person (simpleton). (Don't know)
'That guy's a total SIM.'

Simples
A general exclamation meaning simple or easy (Don't know)

Sitha
Look! (Yorkshire)

Six Pack
Very tight stomach muscles. (Everybody)
'Look at that fella strolling along the beach with his six-pack.'

Sixes and Sevens
Confused (Everybody)
'She was all at Sixes and Sevens'

Skater Hater
One who annoys or hassles skateboarders (Street slang)
'Mr. D is a skater hater'

Sket
Messy girl (Don't know)
'That girl is a right sket look at her!'

Skive
Avoid work or be lazy (Everybody)
'I'm gonna Skive off work today.'

Skrike
Cry (Manchester)

Skunk
Strong cannabis weed (Street slang)

Slag
Sluttish woman, one who sleeps around (Everybody)

Slamming
Attractive, good (Street slang)

Slap
Make-up, especially heavy make-up. (Polari)
'I'll just be 10 minutes, I'm putting my slap on. '

Slaphead
Bald man (Everybody)

Slapper
Common, low-class woman who sleeps around (Everybody)

Slash
To urinate (Everybody)
'I'm going for a slash'

Slattering
Pouring rain (Don't know)
'It's slattering it down out there'

Slob
Lazy person; dirty, unkempt person who takes no care of their appearance (Everybody)

Slobber
To drool (Everybody)
'That dog's slobbering all over the carpet!'

Slut Shaming
To insult or bully a woman or girl for their (real or supposed) sexual proclivities or activities. When in fact what a woman does in the sack is nobody's business but her own. (Everybody)

Smack
Heroin (Everybody)

Smackers
Money, pounds (Everybody)
'How many smackers did that cost ya, then?'

Smittle
Infect (Yorkshire)

Smooth as a Baby's Bottom
Very smooth. (Everybody)

Snap
Small meal or snack (Yorkshire)

Snatch
The vagina (Everybody)

Snicket
Alleyway, normally open at the end of a row of houses (Yorkshire)

Snitch
To inform the authorities on someone. (Everybody)

Snog
To make out, kiss passionately; French kiss (Everybody)
'I saw you Snogging that girl last night'

Snough
Sneeze which sounds like a cough or sneezing and coughing after each other. (Street slang)

Snout
Rolling tobacco (London)

SO
Significant Other (partner/spouse) (Txt spk)
'My SO and I are going on holiday soon.'

Sod-All
Nothing (Everybody)

Sod's Law
The way the world seems to always produce the worst outcome (Everybody)
'Just put my house on the market, and somebody's smashed my front window. Sod's law, innit?'

Sofa Surf
To live by sleeping temporarily in the homes of friends or relatives, moving frequently (Everybody)

Sort
Attractive girl or woman (London)
'I saw Jack last night with a right little sort!'

Sorted
Satisfied, content (Manchester)

Sound
Good or great (Manchester)
'Mate that t-shirt is Sound'

Soused
Drunk (Everybody)

Southpaw
Left-handed person (Everybody)

Soz
Sorry (Street slang)
'Soz mate, didn't see you there.'

Spanner
Stupid person (Everybody)
'You daft spanner'

Spanner in the Works
A problem; (Everybody)

Sparko
Fast asleep (Everybody)

Sparky
Electrician (Everybody)
'Had the sparky in today to rewire the house'

Specky
A person (usually a boy) who wears spectacles (School)
'You specky twat!'

Specs
Glasses/spectacles (Everybody)

Spend a Penny
Euphemism for going to the toilet (urinating). (Everybody)

Spic
A Spanish person (Everybody)

Spitting Feathers
To be very thirsty (Everybody)
'Let's go down the pub, I'm spitting feathers here!'

spiv
A shifty or crafty character, a con-man. (Everybody)

Spliff
Cannabis joint (Everybody)
'Roll us another spliff mate'

Spod
A person (usually young) who is considered clever but uncool (School)

Sprinkle
To urinate (Everybody)

Squeeze
Boyfriend or girlfriend. (Street slang)
'Where's your squeeze?'

Squiffy
Mildly drunk (Everybody)

Squire
Term of address to male stranger (London)
''Scuse me Squire, just coming through!'

Squits
Diarrhoea (Everybody)
'I've got a bad case of the Squits'

Stacked
To have a lot of money (Don't know)

Stag Night
Bachelor party (Everybody)

Starkers
Naked (Everybody)
'He opened the front door completely starkers!'

Sticky Wicket
Difficult, risky or losing situation (Everybody)
'If you don't fess up you'll be on a sticky wicket.'

Stiffy
An erection of the penis (Everybody)

Stoked
Very happy, delighted (Don't know)

Stone Me
Expression of shock or disbelief (London)
'Stone me, I cannot believe the prices they are charging in here.'

Stretch
A spell in prison (Everybody)
'Judge gave me a two month stretch'

Strides

Alternatives
Trousers (Everybody)
'Bought a nice new pair of Strides today'

Strides

Alternatives
Trousers (Street slang)

Strillers
Piano (Polari)

Stunting
To show off (Street slang)

Summat
Something (Yorkshire)

Swaimish
Timid (Yorkshire)

Sweater Muffins
Breasts (Everybody)
'Check out those Sweater Muffins!'

Sweet Fanny Adams
Nothing (Everybody)
'How much did you win on the dogs last night? Sweet Fanny Adams!'

Sword
Bricklayers trowel (Cockney)

Synch
Very easy. (Everybody)

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