Quiz: These 21 Words Will Sound Foreign To Any Non-Southerner

We've collected 21 truly Southern words and phrases - do you know what they mean?

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 Mar 30, 2018
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Question: 1/21Pick your answer!


What's another word for "you guys"?
They
Them
Y'all

Question: 2/21Pick your answer!


Fill in the blank: “I’m _____ to make me a drink”
buying
bouncing
fixin'

Question: 3/21Pick your answer!


What word means "a little something extra"?
Average
Lagniappe
Subpar

Question: 4/21Pick your answer!


What's a pocketbook?
A phone
A purse
A dog

Question: 5/21Pick your answer!


What does it mean to "mash" something?
Push
Bite
Wash

Question: 6/21Pick your answer!


What's the name of a sandwich that has long, crusty bread?
Burger
Pizza
Po'Boy

Question: 7/21Pick your answer!


Where would you find a buggy?
Your driveway
A school
A supermarket

Question: 8/21Pick your answer!


What does "might could" mean?
A shopping mall
A polite way of presenting your options
A type of soup

Question: 9/21Pick your answer!


What word means "sideways"?
Caddywompus
Inside out
Frazzled

Question: 10/21Pick your answer!


What's an access road?
A service road
A television
A radio station

Question: 11/21Pick your answer!


What's another word for vacuum?
Broom
Couch
Sweeper

Question: 12/21Pick your answer!


What's another word for remote control?
Rug
Speaker
Clicker

Question: 13/21Pick your answer!


What is someone from the North called?
Snoozer
Hippie
Yankee

Question: 14/21Pick your answer!


This may feel like a compliment but it might not be.
Fly a kite.
Bake a cake.
Bless your heart.

Question: 15/21Pick your answer!


If a Southerner wants to order a Pepsi at a restaurant, they ask for (a/an) ______.
Coke
Bubbles
Water

Question: 16/21Pick your answer!


How much is a hill of beans worth?
Not much
$425
A lot

Question: 17/21Pick your answer!


What's a phrase to describe someone who is very angry?
Prettier than a puppy
Stinkier than a squirrel
Madder than a wet hen

Question: 18/21Pick your answer!


What does "over yonder" mean?
5 miles south
A distant direction
100 feet away

Question: 19/21Pick your answer!


What's a phrase that means something is going to take a long time?
For an hour
Tomorrow
'Til the cows come home

Question: 20/21Pick your answer!


What phrase can mean "I guess, I suppose, I think, I imagine?"
I don't know
I reckon
Madder than a wet hen

Question: 21/21Pick your answer!


What does "worn slap out" mean?
Hungry
Exhausted
Pretty
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