Voiceswriter Jargon

Find on this page the definition(s) for the strange words or language you might have encountered or will encounter in my articles.

VW Lingo

Aap kaise ho? – Hindi greeting meaning “how are you?”

Anons – Short form for the term anonymous

Bakwas – is Hindi for rubbish or nonsense.

Cray Cray – is defined as when craziness exceeds its normal level of crazy. (Slang)

Filmy – (In Hindi Cinema) defines a person or people belonging to the film industry or a part of the film fraternity i.e. a prolific director or actor who comes from a long line of actors or film-makers would be described as “filmy” and their next of kin or off-spring would be referred to as “filmy family” or “filmy kid(s)” etc. etc.

Flopbuster – is defined as the failure of a movie (usually an eagerly anticipated one) to take flight at the box office. (Slang)

Item Number – is defined as a special song & dance appearance by a male or female (in a Bollywood film) aimed at spicing up the plot of the movie.

Jannata – Hindi for the masses/the public

Killing It/Killed It – is defined as performing on an exemplary level. (Slang)

Netizens – is defined as person or the body of people who inhabit the internet.

SMH – Acronym for Shaking My Head

Stan – is defined as an over zealous or obsessive fan. (Slang)

Stalkerazzi – is defined as a person or group of people who call themselves fans but are over-the-top in their pursuit of friendship (usually of a celebrity) and fame or infamy. (Slang)

TMI – Acronym for Too Much Information

Please feel free to leave a comment below, letting me know of any errors and/or additional words you have come across that are not defined here.


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