1. (US) one who believes themselves to be far more sophisticated than is the reality.
|Current Sl. VI.|
2. (US gay) a homosexual sailor who only takes the passive role in fellatio.
|Queens’ Vernacular 23: If he sells only his penis, he is a salt-seller, shore dinner or tuna (a delicious sea product).|
3. (US campus/gay) an attractive man; thus hot tuna! an excl. said on seeing a sexy man.
|Queens’ Vernacular 110: hot tuna (exclam, kwn NYC, ’71) superlative reserved for sexy men.|
|Campus Sl. Apr. 4: tuna – good-looking male.|
1. (US campus/black) a girlfriend, a woman.
|Current Sl. I:3 8/1: Tuna, n. A fat girl.|
|Campus Sl. Mar. 4: tuna – girl.|
|Runnin’ Down Some Lines 151: Women are not only characterized as land animals but as fish – trout, fish, tuna fish.|
|(ref. to 1991) Teaching modern Foreign Langs 285: Fall 1991 A total of 79 terms about women [...] This reflects the importance of women's looks over almost everything else about them, except sexual activity: butch, GG (gangster girl), heifer, hellpig, hiddie, hobag, scud, tuna.|
2. (orig. US black) the vagina, both positive and negative.
|Runnin’ Down Some Lines 151: Sweet tuna! I’m Charlie Tuna, I’ma gonna git me a piece that nice meat! I don’ care! Dark meat, light meat, am’ no difference to me. Pussy’s pussy! [...] Tuna, that be some stanky pussy. She on d’ rag!|
|Campus Sl. Fall 2: fishy/tuna fish – women’s smell.|
SE in slang uses
a woman’s genitals; esp. in the context of cunnilingus.
|on Urban Dict. [Internet] tuna taco Another name for the female genitalia. I think I’ll go get me some tuna taco tonight.|
|‘The Cooter Monologues’ at www.pinkhairedgirl.com 20 Jan. [Internet] Tuna Taco, Roast Beef Curtains. Both of those terms gross me the fuck out. Because they’re nasty and disgusting!|
(US) an old, decrepit car.
|‘Monsters’ in Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction mag., June [Internet] Riding a tuna wagon down the mean streets was bad enough, but what really spooked him was Celeste’s driving.|