Big up (slang)
Type: phrase, slang, UK
Also spelled or known as: Big-up, Bigup
What does Big up mean?
A phrase said to show respect, regard, or give credit to someone or something.
Big up Synonyms: Shoutout
Example sentence: “Big up my guy don from bringing the buckie.”
Big up in songs:
“Big up my chocolate darling, true say that she lost the plot” – Swarmz, Keisha & Becky Remix.
“Big up man like Rashid, Joey, Tadas, yeah Shoutout Giggs for settin’ the ting” – Drake, Behind Barz (Link Up TV Freestyle).
“Big up to my nigga with a strap on ’em I never turn my back on ’em” – Lil Wayne, Let It All Work Out.
“Celebrity Apprentice a devil show, big up to Africa, Mexico” – Nas, Nas Album Done.