DEFINITION

FLOSS

Flossing, Flossin

Definition:

1. To flaunt jewelry or cars, especially as a way to gain clout

2. Showing other people in the community that you make money by showing off nice cars, jewelry, or other desirable purchases in such a manner that it may bring you positive or negative attention (See Hater)

3. To showoff

4. To stunt

HISTORY

Early Use

"The sun went down when I hit Slauson

On my way to the strip, now I'm just flossing"

Artist: Dr. Dre ft Jewell
Song: Let Me Ride
Album: The Chronic
Year: 1992

 

Definition Use

"To showoff mean floss"

Artist: Big L
Song: Ebonics
Album: Ebonics / Size 'Em Up
Year: 1998

 

Popular Use

"Lil daddy you can tell I'm ballin

From the way I'm flossin, 84's I'm crawlin"

Artist: Mike Jones ft Big Moe
Song: Flossin'
Album: Who Is Mike Jones
Year: 2005