What does "get dunked on" mean? and is it general expression?
"(To) get dunked on" is slang meaning to be bested by (to lose to) someone in a way that is extreme or humiliating. This term originated from basketball, where the act of performing a slam dunk over another player's head was considered to humiliate or embarrass them. You can use this expression in informal settings to describe a situation where someone loses badly. Ex: A: Mom got dunked on by Dad during Monopoly. B: Yeah, she lost so badly! Ex: Lebron James got dunked on by his own son.
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