Ad lib

Ad lib (music) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /ad-lib/ Also spelled: Adlib, Ad-lib Plural: Ad libs What does Ad lib mean? A spontaneous vocal effect or sound. Ad lib is short for ad libitum. Example sentence: “I love the ad lib “brr.”” Ad lib in songs: “Still the same damn ad lib: igh!, old ways” – […]

Album

Album (music) Type: noun Pronunciation: /al-bum/ Plural: Albums What does Album mean? A collection of musical recordings. Album Synonyms: LP Example sentence: “Ready to Die by The Notorious B.I.G. is a great album. I have the CD.” Album in songs: “Okay, no problem, I’ll show up on everyone album, You know what the outcome will […]

Collab

Collab (music) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /ko-lab/ Plural: Collabs Related: Collabed What does Collab mean? 1. A collaboration. (noun) 2. To work together with someone. (verb) Example sentence: “Joe Trufant and Ty Dolla Sign need to collab more.” Collab in songs: “J.W. Anderson collab, Yeah, she pop it like a MAC” – A$AP Rocky, RAF. […]

Cypher

Cypher (music) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /sigh-fur/ Also spelled: Cipher Also Known as: Hip-Hop Cypher, Rap Cypher, Freestyle Cypher Plural: Cyphers What does Cypher mean? A freestyle rap session which goes in a circle between rappers. Cypher Synonyms: Cipher Example sentence: “You killed that cypher lil bro.” Cypher in songs: “But I kept rhymin’ and […]

Explicit

Explicit (music) Type: adjective, slang Pronunciation: /x-pli-sit/ What does Explicit mean? Dirty and detailed; including sexual content or profanity. Explicit Synonyms: Naughty, Dirty, Uncut  Example sentence: “Most of my favorite albums are explicit.” Explicit in songs: “Had to get explicit, had to make ’em listen” – Da$H, Fetti. “Hot sauce, pour it on all jams, […]

Freestyle

Freestyle (music) Type: noun, verb, slang Pronunciation: /free-st-aile/ Plural: Freestyles Related: Freestylin’, Freestyled, Freestyle Rap, Freestyle Rappin’ What does Freestyle mean? 1. Lyrics created off the top of your head. (noun) 2. To rap off the top of your head. (verb) Freestyle Synonyms: Freestyle Rap Example sentence: “Let’s freestyle in my car.” Freestyle in songs: […]

Freestylin’

Freestylin’ (slang) Type: verb, slang Pronunciation: /free-st-aile-ing/ Also spelled: Freestyling Related: Freestyle, Freestyled, Freestyle Rap, Freestyle Rappin’ What does Freestylin’ mean? To be rapping off the top of your head. Freestylin’ Synonyms: Freestyle Rappin’ Example sentence: “We stay freestylin‘ in the yo.” Freestylin‘ in songs: “Freestylin’ while I got kush in my lung” – Future, […]

Freestyling

Freestyling (slang) Type: verb, slang Pronunciation: /free-st-aile-ing/ Also spelled: Freestylin’, Free styling Related: Freestyle, Freestyled, Freestyle Rap, Freestyle Rappin’ What does Freestyling mean? To be rapping off the top of your head. Freestyling Synonyms: Freestyle Rapping Example sentence: “What we doing? We freestyling.” Freestyling in songs: “I’m on the train headin uptown, freestyling” – 2Pac, […]

Ghostwriters

Ghostwriters (slang) Type: noun, slang Pronunciation: /ghost-ry-ters/ Also known as: Ghost writers, Ghost-writers, Ghostwriter’s Singular: Ghostwriter Related: Ghostwrite, Ghostwrote, Ghostwriting What does Ghostwriters mean? Uncredited writers on a song or album. Example sentence: “That album was filled with ghostwriters lowkey.” Ghostwriters in songs: “Niggas having ghostwriters, stripes like I’m Tony Tiger” – Quavo, Commando. “So […]

Ghostwriting

Ghostwriting (slang) Type: verb, slang Pronunciation: /ghost-ry-ting/ Also known as: Ghost writing, Ghost-writing Related: Ghostwriter, Ghostwritten What does Ghostwriting mean? Writing uncredited lyrics. Example sentence: “The camp was in the studio ghostwriting.” Ghostwriting in songs: “Ghost-ride the whip like I’m ghostwriting verses” – Evidence, Strangers. “From collabos, ghostwriting for assholes” – Cam’ron, I Really Mean […]

Single

Single (music) Type: noun Pronunciation: /sin-gul/ Plural: Singles What does Single mean? A musical recording; 1 song. Single Synonyms: EP Example sentence: “The single came out two weeks before the album.” Single in songs: “I’m still the highest sellin’ female rapper, for the record Man, this a 65 million single sold” – Nicki Minaj, Truffle […]