Entry in progress—B.P,
verb: To just chill back and relax while being totally unproductive
“Said she’s just lampin, chillin on campus” - Kanye West -
by Mark Dec 12, 2004
Gettin’ Our Groove On:
Rhetoric, Language, And Literacy For The Hip Hop Generation
By Kermit Ernest Campbell
Detroit, MI: Wayne State Univ. Press
That’s evident in the various synonyms for even the most common terms like chillin’ (which can also be lampin’, ...
The Topical Dictionary of Americanisms
By Paul Dickson
New York, NY: Walker Publishing Company, Inc.
New York (NY) Post
A to Z: Deadly slang by gangs of New York
By BRAD HAMILTON
Last Updated: 2:56 PM, October 28, 2012
Posted: 12:55 AM, October 28, 2012
Lampin’: A term for hanging out under a street-light, usually where drugs are sold. “That’s what kids do — that’s their turf, their territory,” says Savelli. Dates back to the 1960s.