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Crap
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« on: June 25, 2011, 05:14:08 PM »

Post suggestions for Lingo/Slang/Terminology used in TF2/newbs that might not be readily apparent to new users and we'll add it to the super duper info thread.

Comprehensive, Super-duper Newbs Community Info Thread
14. TF2/Newbs Lingo/Slang/Terminology
http://www.tf2newbs.com/forum/index.php/topic,6144.msg110399.html#msg110399
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« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2011, 05:25:05 PM »

"Heal me, I'm right behind you with 15 hp."

Means:

I'm currently at about 10% hp and right behind you.  The person you are currently healing is just standing there, and he's at 150% hp.
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« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2011, 05:38:33 PM »

Roof - Area near the second cap at Badwater Basin
Map Room - the big room near RED spawn, overlooks the final cap at BadwaterBasin
Attic - beside C capture point, at Badwater Basin, there's a large building accessible by the stairs next to the point. If you go up those stairs and take a left, that's attic.
NS - Nice Shot
WTB - Willing to buy
S:, S>, S- Selling, with regards to an item they have
B:, B>, B- Buying, with regards to an item they want
Airshot - To shoot someone in the air. Usually refers to Grenades or Rockets.
Facestab - Wonky hit boxes, or excuses for a backstab registering when a spy stabs you from the front
DR Dead Ringer, a spy cloak watch that fakes death
Engineer/Engie Nest - A spot where an engineer has set up their sentry, dispenser and sometimes teleporter
Turtling - When an engineer stays between their dispenser and sentry and just hits their sentry with their wrench.
OP Overpowered
Solly Soldier
Spyro Spy disguised as Pyro
Spiral At Badwater Basin, the final cap has a spiral staircase on the left side near the RED spawn.
Vanilla Using stock weapons [the default]
W+M1 A pyro that holds down Left Mouse and walks forward. Typically an overexaggeration
Popped A medic used their ubercharge
Med Medic

Also some more obscure ones here:
http://wiki.teamfortress.com/wiki/Glossary_of_player_terms
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« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2011, 07:12:31 PM »

Sink room
Hay room
Battlements
Courtyard
Pocket medic
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« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2011, 07:27:06 PM »

Class Nicknames: Scoot (Scout) Solly (Soldier) Hoovy (Heavy), Demoknight (charging Demo)
Spy Disguises: Spyro (Spy as Pyro), Spyper (Spy as Sniper)
Hazards: Nest/Sentry Nest (Engie base build up), Gun (Sentry)
Tactics: Building up an Uber (patient getting damaged then running away with a Medic)

All I can think of. Tongue
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