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Definitions of "Kotch E Hat A Lie" (Slang)

1. Kotch E Hat A Lie

English Translation

Angles the hat, is it a lie


Slang phrase, which is an advancement of the popular slang “Normal a lie”. This phrase is used to showcase ones expertise in a specific task that they’re doing. The person using this phrase may wear their hat at an angle.

Example Sentences

Patois: *Ben does something awesome*, Paul: “Kotch e hat a lie?”
English: *Ben does something awesome*, Paul: “Kotch e hat a lie?”

posted by anonymous on October 14, 2022

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