You may have seen the internet slang term kilt being used in a variety of different conversations online but what is the meaning behind this slang term? We are going to find out the meaning as well as looking at some examples of conversations in which the slang might appear. We are also going to be taking a look at the origins of this term.
What Does Kilt Mean?
The meaning of the internet slang term kilt is killed it.
Origin of Kilt
The internet slang term is a portmanteau of the two words from the phrase to which it refers, taking the first part from killed and the word it, forming a new word.
There are no other meanings to the internet slang term kilt, aside from one which is not internet slang but an item of clothing worn by Scottish men known as a kilt.
You are likely to see the internet slang term kilt used many times during online conversations. We are now going to take a look at some examples of conversations in which it may be seen in order to better understand how it can be used.
The first conversation is taking place on the comments for a YouTube video which features an amateur singer.
- Person 1: She has an amazing voice.
- Person 2: She really does.
- Person 1: She absolutely kilt with that song, better than the original.
The second conversation is happening between two friends over text.
- Person 1: Did you go for your job interview?
- Person 2: Yes, I did.
- Person 2: How did you get on?
- Person 1: Kilt!!
The final conversation is taking place between some people on the comment for a photo which has been posted on social media.
- Person 1: Look at this recreation of the famous photo of the Beatles and Frank Sinatra!
- Person 2: Wow, that is impressive.
- Person 1: They totally kilt.
Other ways to say the slang
There are other ways in which you can say the internet slang term kilt. Let’s take a look at some other ways in which you might say the term.
- killed it
- slayed it.
Kilt Meaning Infographic