What does Bussin mean?
Bussin is a term that is often used on TikTok. It means that something is truly good.
People may call something “bussin” when it is exceptional. This term is used primarily to describe delicious food, but it can also be used to refer to other amazing things such as exceptional fashion choices, cool whips, or slick bars.
From Where Does “bussin?” Come?
Now that we have got that what does bussin mean let’s jump to the next point. Although the origins of bussin are unknown, it is believed to have originated in the Black community. It was used to complement delicious food. It was popularized on social media in the early 2020s, especially on TikTok.
Who Uses “bussin?”
The primary users of the term are teens and young adults, particularly TikTokers. Most older adults, such as Millennials or Boomers have no idea what the term means and are often confused by others using it.
When do People use “bussin”?
The term is used primarily to describe delicious food, both home-cooked and restaurant-prepared. Some people however have extended the use to include fits and songs.
Janelle, is it bussin?
Janelle Rohner, a popular TikToker and a foodie noticed bussin was trending on TikTok in March 2021. She posted a video asking Janelle what it meant. TikTokers instead of giving an answer, trolled Janelle by creating videos of Janelle enjoying food and asking, “Is that bussin?” Soon this video trend became viral.
Some social media users have criticized non-Black people who co-opt the term and use it for their own ends, even though the roots of bussin can be traced back to the Black community. Some critics went so far as to list it on an ” AAVE” list that is off-limits for non-Black people.