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    Default Sh*t meaning....

    Hello everybody,

    What does "this my shit" mean?, for example in Gwen Stefani's song?

    Thanks


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    Default re: Sh*t meaning....

    Well, I read the lyrics of the song.

    It's urban street slang.

    My guess is:

    this is me
    this is my opinion
    this is how it is
    this is what it's all about
    this is what I'm all about
    this is where I am
    this is my story

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    Default re: Sh*t meaning....

    Urban slang is sometimes bizzare. Here she means "This is my problem"

    Take a look here:
    Urban Dictionary: this my shit

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    Default re: Sh*t meaning....

    Some people can be upset by the appearance of words such as 'shit'.

    In a forum about language, it is fine to discuss such words and expressions. However, please try to avoid them in the titles.

    If you write something like ''This is my sh*t - Meaning?' as a title, the faint-hearted need not enter.

    Thanks.

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    I have changed the thread title

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    Sorry about that! You're right!

    It's my mistake!

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    Quote Originally Posted by guliver View Post
    Sorry about that! You're right! It's my mistake
    No problem.

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    When Gwen Stefani says:

    "Uh huh, this is my sh*t
    All the girls stomp your feet like this"

    I thought "this is my sh*t" in this context means:

    "It will be the way I want"

    Is this correct?

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    I don't know the song, but your quote suggests she means that she's in charge and it'll be done her way.

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    Default Re: Sh*t meaning....

    Yeah, Tdol. But, I made a mistake.

    everybody, take a look this link...

    YouTube - Gwen Stefani - Hollaback Girl (Clean Version)

    This is the song

    You know what I don't understand... how come "this my sh*t in this context could be considered a offensive term, since it means = "this my problem" (I don't know) or "this is what I hafta say" (I don't know) or anything else?

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