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Slang

item

This page is about the slang term item

Meaning

a couple, a pair of lovers

For example

  • I didn't realise Tom and Judy were an item until I saw them holding hands as they walked.

  • Did you know that Hiroko and Akira were an item? I didn't even know they were gay!

Quick Quiz

If Stuart and Denise are an item, they are

a. friends

b. lovers

c. business partners

Slang of the Day

Contributor: Matt Errey