Definition of “slang” - English Dictionary

“slang” in British English

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slangnoun [ U ]

uk /slæŋ/ us /slæŋ/

slangverb [ T ]

uk /slæŋ/ us /slæŋ/ UK

(Definition of “slang” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“slang” in American English

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slangnoun [ U ]

us /slæŋ/

English very informal language that is used esp. in speech by particular groups of people and which sometimes includes words that are not polite:

slangy
adjective us /ˈslæŋ·i/

a slangy style of writing

(Definition of “slang” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)