I am not sure, but I think Hulk Hoogan invented the word dude. He was a pro wrestler during the eighties… is anybody sure of it?
I did. I invented it.
I looked it up and I can’t find it.
I first heard it on TMNT cartoons 🥷🏿🐢
Wikipedia has some info:
lol who would have thought this was the guy who invented it
i like the way this guy says dude, louisianans are cool
This dude right here:
I thought cowboys did, about city men.
The term “dude” may also have derived from the 18th-century word “doodle” , as in “Yankee Doodle Dandy”. In the popular press of the 1880s and 1890s, “dude” was a new word for “dandy”—an “extremely well-dressed male”, a man who paid particular importance to his appearance.
One very cool person.
“Who invented the word Dude?”
Oh, just some dude. Not sure which dude. Just a dude. Possibly this certain dude?
Eventually the English language will evolve the word dude into the word droog in our future dystopian society.
The Dude of all dudes.
This topic was automatically closed 14 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.