There are currently 957 entries the dictionary
Any entry consists of a headword, part of speech, & one or more senses.
A sense is a meaning of a word. Dope, for example, has at least two senses:
1. drugs, as in:
All I love's my dope
and dead presidents
2. good, exciting, etc., as in:
Bear witness to the dopest
fuckin rhyme I wrote
Every sense has a definition & buttons for information
about etymology, synonyms, collocates, etc.:
pre hip-hop, from the 1890s
on the cut2,
on the daily2,
four finger ring2,
in the cut,
keep it real,
back in the day,
charge it to the game,
A sense's collocates & rhymes may be followed by a superscript number, e.g.
This means there are (at least) 12 examples of them used together
Every sense is supported with examples from hip-hop songs, e.g.
These are listed in chronological order.
Below the examples is a map with details about the artists' origins.
Citations list the primary artist first, then featured artists.
The lyric quoted might have been authored by any of them.
Each citation includes the album's release date
which in some cases falls after the artist's premature death
e.g. 2Pac, Notorious B.I.G., etc.
I make mistakes, sometimes many.
If you see something amiss, please hit me up @theRightRhymes.