What does Karma ACTUALLY mean?

If you define it, it is said to be a Hindu/Buddhist belief that a person's actions in their lifetime will effect their destiny in their NEXT incarnation. So then, how come when someone does something bad and then something bad happens to them people are like "Oh my god, that was SOO Karma" It... show more If you define it, it is said to be a Hindu/Buddhist belief that a person's actions in their lifetime will effect their destiny in their NEXT incarnation.

So then, how come when someone does something bad and then something bad happens to them people are like "Oh my god, that was SOO Karma"

It effects their destiny in their NEXT incarnation not their current life? Right? Where did this "Omg that's so karma!" statement come from?
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