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slang An expression of approval, excitement, or enthusiasm (about someone or something). The expression is a part of African-American vernacular. Primarily heard in US. A: "How'd the interview go?" B: "Nailed it. They said I can start next week!" A: "Yes, that's wassup!" Did you hear the speech he gave last night? That's wassup! That's the kind of leadership this team needs!
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slang What's going on? How are you? A colloquial contraction of "what's up." Often used as a greeting that does not require an answer. Hey, Brent, wassup? How have you been? Yo wassup! Haven't seen you in ages, bro!
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and Wassup?
interrog. What’s up? Hey, man! Wassup?


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"Yo wassup?" and after a few seconds, "oh that's wicked!"
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