Slang

Here’s a dump of slang words and their meaning in 2053

Fairy:
1. elf (derogatory)
2. elf posing as a mythical metahuman race (such as fairies, vampires, werewolves), usually using this pose to profit from gullible metahumans

Faraday:
1. A room that is shielded from electronic eavesdropping and broadcasting, usually with additional security measures to prevent other forms of technological eavesdropping (and sometimes magically warded against scrying.)

Kidori:
1. Someone attempting to pass as Japanese, or Japanese-ish, through either plastic surgery, behavior or a combination of the above. Generally diminutive, in some contexts derogatory.

Tesla’d:
1. When an electric vehicle is modified to create loud noises and visuals that draw attention to it, that is called a “Tesla’d” vehicle.

Chumski:
1. “Dude”, “Pal”, “Bro”, “Friend” in Russian-influenced territories.
2. “Dummy” in non Russian influenced territories.

Slang

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