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

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

We've collected 21 truly Southern words and phrases - do you know what they mean? Find out in this fun quiz!

 Mar 30, 2018

1 of 21Pick your answer!

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

2 of 21Pick your answer!

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

3 of 21Pick your answer!

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

4 of 21Pick your answer!

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

5 of 21Pick your answer!

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

6 of 21Pick your answer!

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

7 of 21Pick your answer!

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

8 of 21Pick your answer!

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

9 of 21Pick your answer!

What word means "sideways"?
Frazzled
Inside out
Caddywompus

10 of 21Pick your answer!

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

11 of 21Pick your answer!

What's another word for vacuum?
Broom
Couch
Sweeper

12 of 21Pick your answer!

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

13 of 21Pick your answer!

What is someone from the North called?
Yankee
Snoozer
Hippie

14 of 21Pick your answer!

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

15 of 21Pick your answer!

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

16 of 21Pick your answer!

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

17 of 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

18 of 21Pick your answer!

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

19 of 21Pick your answer!

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

20 of 21Pick your answer!

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

21 of 21Pick your answer!

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