Quiz: Only A True Southerner Knows The Meaning Of These 22 Phrases

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 Jan 14, 2018
1 of 22What does this mean?
"Dern near"
Almost
Far away
Soon
2 of 22What does this mean?
"That dog will hunt"
A great idea
A good hunting dog
A good meal
3 of 22What does this mean?
"Britches"
Mean people
Plants
Pants
4 of 22What does this mean?
"High tail it"
Move quickly
Act proudly
A new hairstyle
5 of 22What does this mean?
"Playin' possum"
Acting furious
Pretending to sleep
Acting shy
6 of 22What does this mean?
"Hold your horses"
Count your blessings
Stay behind
Hang on a minute
7 of 22What does this mean?
"Clicker"
Remote control
Cricket
Garage door opener
8 of 22What does this mean?
"Full as a tick"
Very full
Very hungry
What time is it?
9 of 22What does this mean?
"Might as well be talkin’ to a fence post"
You like talking to fence posts
You found someone who is easy to talk to and who listens
Someone isn't listening to you
10 of 22What does this mean?
"You’ll catch more flies with honey than you do with vinegar"
Money can't buy you everything
Whining and screaming won't get you what you want
The best way to get what you want is by being rude
11 of 22What does this mean?
"Pretty is as pretty does"
You're only as pretty as your actions
You're a rude person
Stupid is as stupid does
12 of 22What does this mean?
"Madder than a wet hen"
You're actually not upset at all
You're LIVID
You're very hungry
13 of 22What does this mean?
"He's got a burr in his saddle"
he's angry
he is unintelligent
he is dressed sloppily
14 of 22What does this mean?
"Hankering"
craving
laughing hard
making fun of someone
15 of 22What does this mean?
"It doesn't amount to a hill of beans"
your problems are insignificant
dinner is cheap
to result in nothing
16 of 22What does this mean?
"More than Carter's got little pills"
you don't want to do something
a lot of something
you have a lot of problems
17 of 22What does this mean?
"'Til the cows come home"
preparing for dinner
something that takes a long time
you're very stubborn
18 of 22What does this mean?
"If i had my druthers"
if I had my way
if I were smarter
if I had my friends
19 of 22What does this mean?
"Worn slap out"
extremely exhausted
hand-me-down clothes
a used car
20 of 22What does this mean?
"Gumption"
spirit
a good time
sense of humor
21 of 22What does this mean?
"Smart as all get out"
very smart
not very smart, but the best you could do
not very smart
22 of 22What does this mean?
"Cattywampus"
a game
crooked
a swamp
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