This page is about the slang term wicked

British English


very good, excellent, outstanding

For example

  • We saw this new band last night and they were wicked. Go and see them next time they play.

  • Where'd you get the jacket, Dave? It's wicked.


This is typically used in British English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

Everyone who's seen the video for their new song says it's wicked, so it must be

a. really bad

b. really good

c. really average

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Contributor: Matt Errey