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Urban Dictionary: innit

Urban Dictionary: innit.

  • A colloquial tag question, used in the same context of the french ‘n’est-ce pas?’.
  • It is used by youths and that of chav elders to determine whether their interlocutor is acknowledging they are speaking.
  • also used as a ‘blend’ (two words made as one e.g. internet) of the word ‘isn’t’ (made up of the words verb. ‘is’ and the archeic adverb. ‘not’) and the colloquial noun ‘it’.
  • often used as an instinctual mating call of the chav breed.
“good, innit?”
“sound man innit?”
“innit bab”