Rhode Island Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do You Know?

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Rhode Island lingo is a thing. Test how savy you are with the words and phrases that are only used in Little Rhody!

 May 10, 2018
1 of 18Choose your answer!
What do you drink water out of?
A bubbler
A canister
A drinking fountain
2 of 18Choose your answer!
If you want a cabinet, you want...
A backpack!
A milkshake!
A fireplace!
3 of 18Choose your answer!
What would you call the sugary colorful pieces on top of a cupcake?
Jimmies!
Sprinklets
Sugar Sticks!
4 of 18Choose your answer!
What's a Quahog?
A very small town
A hard shell clam
A town in the Simpsons
5 of 18Quahog
If you order a "steamer" you're ordering:
A hot beverage with milk.
A plate of steamed clams.
A plate of smoked salmon.
6 of 18Choose your answer!
In Rhode Island, A Casino can be any of the below except...
An Arcade
A Police Station
A Library
7 of 18Choose your answer!
If someone's talking about a "grinder" what are they likely talking about?
A coffee maker.
A blender.
A sandwhich.
8 of 18Choose your answer!
What do you do at a Cumbies in Rhode Island?
Play arcade games.
Go grocery shopping.
See a movie.
9 of 18Choose your answer!
You drive around a circle when you go around a...
Roundy
Rotary
Turnabout
10 of 18Choose your answer!
Jeet yet?
No, I haven't eaten yet.
Yes, I'm a professional Jeet-er.
Do you mean, "Jeep?"
11 of 18Choose your answer!
If someone is heading down to "the packy" they are going to...
the post-office.
the liquor store.
the car.
12 of 18Choose your answer!
"401" refers to:
The main expressway in Rhode Island.
News or gossip on something.
The Rhode Island area code.
13 of 18Choose your answer!
"Wicked" is an adjective that means what?
"Green"
"Evil"
"Really"
14 of 18Choose your answer!
If you're eating a Johnny, what are you eating?
A cream-filled donut
A cornmeal pancake.
A turkey sausage.
15 of 18Choose your answer!
How long does it take to get from one side of Rhode Island to the other?
An hour or less
10 minutes at most.
5-10 hours.
16 of 18Choose your answer!
What's a Rhode Island nickname for clams?
Rubbers
Cherrystones.
Clappers
17 of 18Choose your answer!
When you order a pizza in Rhode Island, it probably will be cut into_________
Triangles
Squares
Strips
18 of 18Choose your answer!
A piece of dough that is deep fried and sprinkled with sugar is called what?
A fritter.
A doughboy.
An elephant ear.
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