σκάω μύτη (skáo míti) literally meaning “to burst nose.” But when it’s used as a slang expression, it means “to show up suddenly, to crop up.” Use this slang expression when you or someone else shows up somewhere, usually unexpectedly.
Example: Δεν το πιστεύω ότι σκάει μύτη ο πρώην σου στον γάμο!I can’t believe that your ex showed up at the wedding!
την κάνω (tin káno) This literally means “to do her.” But when it’s used as a slang expression, it means “to leave, to be off, to be out of here.” Use this slang expression when you’re announcing that you’re leaving.
Example: Λοιπόν παιδιά, εγώ την κάνω.
So, guys, I’m off
γίνομαιΛούης This literally means “to become Lοuis” — a reference to Spyros Louis, a Greek water-carrier who won the first modern-day Olympic marathon at the 1896 Summer Olympics held in Athens. When this is used as a slang expression, it means “to leave quickly, to disappear, to be gone.
Example: Ώρα να φέυγω! Γίνομαι Λούης! It’s time to get going! I’m running away!
You can also read: 3 Slang Expressions Related to Being Angry
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