What does “Trill” mean?

What does it mean to be “Trill”? What do rappers mean by “Trill”?

The term and slang “Trill” was popularized in Houston circa 2003 by Bun B and Paul Wall. In a Back & Forth interview with A$AP Rocky, Bun B revealed the word originated in prison and eventually made its way to Port Arthur, Texas.

Trill is a mix of true and real and means someone or something that is genuine and authentic. Some people say being “Too Real” is also trill.

The hip-hop term and slang “Trill” has been used by A$AP Rocky, Beyonce, Meek Mill, Jay Z, Clipse, Rick Ross, Trill Sammy, and many more rappers.

Keep it trill.

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