A noun meaning your most trusted friends, usually people you grew up with.
English Slang Pronunciation Video:
T Pow: Hey people, it's T Pow!
C Smooth: And C Smooth.
T Pow: Delivering the goods on Sick English TV.
C Smooth: Today's word is homie.
T Pow: It is a noun, meaning your most trusted friends. Usually people you grew up with.
C Smooth: Homie comes from homeboy which has the same meaning.
T Pow: This term is used by African American and Latino communities.
C Smooth: And is very common in hip-hop culture.
T Pow: Yo, Smooth, whatchya (= what did you) do Saturday night?
C Smooth: Me and my homies went clubbing downtown.
T Pow: So smooth.
C Smooth: So strong.
T Pow: We are Sick English TV.