The 1980s were defined by bright, neon clothes, pop and punk rock music, wholesome sitcoms, and much more. Since this was a transformational time in world history, many new phrases originated during this decade. Slang terms such as “grody,” “wastoid,” and “radical” became part of ’80s vernacular.
While many of these slang terms have decreased in popularity, it sure is fun to learn about how people used to talk four decades ago. Now, if you think you’re up to the challenge, it’s time to guess the meaning of these “righteous” 1980s slang terms.
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