The Hood (slang)
Related: Hood, Hoodlum, Hood Rich
What does The Hood mean?
An area of poverty and low income neighborhood where crime happens.
The Hood Synonyms: Ghetto, Slums, Section 8, Projects, Trenches
Example sentence: “His family didn’t make that much so they had to settle in the hood.”
The Hood in songs:
“In the hood with the billy niggas and the Hoover niggas”- 6ix9ine, Gummo.
“Say she from the hood, but she live inside the valley”- A$AP Rocky, Fuckin’ Problems.