A very long time.
yo I haven’t seen you in a minute!
used when talking about a period of time much longer than an actual minute. sometimes also called “an ill minute” or “a hot minute”.
“Yo i haven’t seen you in a minute”
“Man, I been waitin here for an ill minute”
A long time.
I haven’t done that shit in a minute nigga.
it does not mean 60 seconds when used in slang terms. Usually means a long time, from a week to a few months, maybe even a year.
“I Haven’t seen you for a minute dawg, how ya been?”
a length of time…usually longer than a minute.
“a little while”
I went to jail for a minute.
A common term used generally by woman (In there own language) to represent the word ‘hour’. The word is designed to confuse the male partner in order to provide the mentally impossible challange of figuring out how the woman is arguing against the undeniable fact that she actually took at least 1 hour to do something in which she said she would only take 1 minute to do, hense the representation
Woman: “I’ll just be a minute”
(1 hour later)
Man: “Fuck hun its been at least an hour”
Woman: “Bullshit I only took one minute did you not hear what i said?”
Term used talk about a long amount of time concieved by people who are or have ever been high because a minute seems like an eternity when you are not sober.
Guy 1: man i haven’t seen you for months… How have you been college boy?
Guy 2: yeah it has been a minute, i’m good yo, just got my pee pee wet