Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Boston Street Slang?

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A quiz on all the wildest Boston street slang that only a true Bostonian could pass! Do you know what all these crazy terms mean?

 Apr 17, 2017
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If your friends shouted "wicked!" what do they mean?
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Something that is "pissa" is?
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When you're driving and your friend says "bang up here" what would you do?
A good time
Make a turn
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What's another name for "The Hub"?
City Hall
A bar
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If you're heading to the "spa" where are you going?
Sandwich/pizza/convenience store
A hairsalon
A locker room
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If your neighbor yells "igit!" at the passing hooligans what is she calling them?
An idiot
A sandwhich
A thingumabob
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"The Sox" are also known as?
The White Sox
The park where the Red Sox play
the Boston Red Sox
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If your mom is making "badadoes" for dinner what are you having?
Little kids
A popular bar in town
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You're friend is having a "rippah." What does that mean?
A crazy party
A car crash
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Who would you call a "Southie"?
Someone who isn't very bright
Someone from the neighborhood on the south side of the city in Boston
Someone who is left-handed
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What does "Barney" mean?
A purple dinosaur
A Harvard student
A drunk person
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What is a "Chowderhead"?
Someone who loves clam chowder
A stupid person
A frat guy
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