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Slang

abs

This page is about the slang term abs

Meaning

abdominal or stomach muscles

For example

  • If I do 100 sit-ups a day my abs should be rippling in a couple of months.

  • Your chest and your arms look good, but your abs need a bit of work.

Origin: short for "abdominals"

Quick Quiz

If someone says you've got nice abs, they've been looking at

a. your exam results

b. your medical records

c. your midsection or midriff

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Contributor: Matt Errey