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mosh pit

This page is about the slang term mosh pit

Meaning: an area in front of the stage at a rock concert where people dance energetically, or "mosh"

For example:

  • The best concert I've ever been to was a Nirvana gig in the early nineties when Kurt Cobain jumped into the mosh pit.

  • Keep an eye on the kids in the mosh pit in case any of them faints or gets hurt.

Quick Quiz:

If you're in a mosh pit, you're probably at

a. a children's playground

b. a rock concert

c. a gold mine

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Contributor: Matt Errey