parlay - to mix and mingle; to socialize; kickin' it; to have fun in a social environment (2)
to wheel and deal; to make moves; to be in constant motion
peace - slang for good-bye. to tell someone to take care of himself or herself; to tell someone to "have
a good day".
"I'll see you later. Peace."
pee-wee - a scrub, a petty person, a young buck, small-time hustler
penthouse - the top floor of a hotel, motel, honeycomb hide-out, or person's home.
pep-talk - a persuasive conversation given to another to encourage certain actions; chanting or dialog
used to boost someone's ego, confidence, courage; dialog used to steer someone in a positive direction;
"Before the big game, the coach gave the team a pep-talk that encouraged every player to go out do
petro - gas; food; any source of energy
"Before we take this trip, I have to make a pit-stop at the gas station for some petro."
petty - insignificant; small; a person, place, or thing that has little or no affect on an
outcome or situation.
pick-up line - a question, statement, opinion, or suggestion to gain another person's interest and admiration.
"Linda used a pick-up line on the new guy that had him swooning over her for two weeks. And before you knew it - He went
pit-stop - to visit; to go to a place; to stop at a place for necessities
platinum plus - (1) of high degree, standard, or high status; hot; superb; top-notch; the
best; top of the line; (2) to be well-dressed; to look sharp or extravagant;
player-hate (or playa-hate) - (1) to dispise and/or spread lies about another person (especially
a Player or an Aspiring Player) because of their style, personality, abilities, status, trinkets, or personal property;
(2) to spread rumors or false gossip about another person; to "hate on" another person for what they have or can
do; to defame another person; to attempt to injure or defame a "player's" character, style, or abilities; to "back-stab"
another person in an attempt to make him or her "look bad"; to try to expose a player in an attempt to gain "cool points";
(3) to degrade or "talk-down" about another person, place, thing, idea, or situation ; (4) to doubt a player's abilities;
(5) to be disrespectful due to jealousy
Player's ball (Players Ball) - an event ("the homecoming") for True Players to socialize, network, and
exchange ideas and opportunities. a party for Players.
play-mate - a friend with benefits; an intimate friend; an O.G.; cut-buddy; mistress; middleman; girl/guy
on the side.
"Play-mates are often found in love triangles but play-mates can also be single men and women are loyal
to one person but who don't want to feel obligated or tied down by being in a committed relationship."
play-out (or play; or play to the left) - (2) to trick; to manipulate someone; to deceive; to exploit
played-out - (1) old; used up; outdated; a person, place, thing, or idea that is not useful or that
is of no benefit
pop (or pop-off) - to excite, or stimulate; to start-up; to happen or occur suddenly.
"When you're in the hood hanging-out on the corner with thugs, anything might pop-off." "The party doesn't start poppin'
until Mr. Excitement arrives."
poppin' collars (or poppin' Ts - t-shirts) - (1) to give yourself a pat on the back; to be proud
of one's accomplishments and/or pimpness; to be smug; to show pride and confidence in one's self; (2) to primp; to pinch and
lift one's collar in a single snapping motion
"Player, you've really outdone yourself today. These hamburgers are the bomb. Let me pop that collar for you." *snap*
predator - a person who uses his or her skills, talents, tools, and/or resources to prey on, manipulate,
or exploit others; a person who attempts to exploit young or "innocent" people for his own benefits; A mercenary pimp; a
ho-hopper who attempts to seduce doubters, spectators, and peons who have little or no game.
put-it-down - to set a mark; to establish something; to make your skills or game known; to gain respect
and/ or devotion
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