Ozark Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Words Do YOU Actually Know?

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Arkansas' Ozark mountain region is home to rugged beauty, stunning vistas, fish-filled lakes, and hiking trails.

It's the perfect place for adventure-seeking folks from all ages! Before you gather up your outdoor gear and head to the unknown.

 Apr 13, 2018
1 of 18Pick your answer!
Don't be surprised to get down with ______ dancing in the Ozarks.
Break
Square
Swing
2 of 18Pick your answer!
You know The Magic Dragon is....
A lake
A bear
A restaurant
3 of 18Pick your answer!
When something is "cattywompus" it is....
Lost
Wrong, twisted
Organized
4 of 18Pick your answer!
When someone says "come and give me some sugar" they...
Want a cookie
Meed help in the kitchen
Want a hug/kiss
5 of 18Pick your answer!
What does "dad gum it" mean?
Gross
Oh no
Hooray
6 of 18Pick your answer!
If someone said they're "a bustin' out," that means they are:
Rushing
Hurrying
Leaving
7 of 18Pick your answer!
"Feller" is another word for:
Fellow
Filler
Fella
8 of 18Pick your answer!
If someone tells you that they are "geared up," then they are:
Ready
Excited
Prepared
9 of 18Pick your answer!
What's used to refer to a person or thing whose name is forgotten?
Thingamajig
That thing
Thingy
10 of 18Pick your answer!
Ozarkians don't wash clothes; they ____ clothes.
Warsh
Washy
Wosh
11 of 18Pick your answer!
In the Ozarks, what is the term used for short heavy rain?
Downpour
Gully Washer
Toad Strangler
12 of 18Pick your answer!
If you are feeling under the weather, you're probably looking:
Peaked
Washy
Sickly
13 of 18Pick your answer!
In moments of frustration, Ozarkians usually say:
Darn toothin'!
Darnit!
Dagnabbit!
14 of 18Pick your answer!
What body of water does 'crick' refer to?
Lake
Creek
River
15 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of the following expressions pertain to being on your best behavior?
Don't go off half cocked
Mind your Ps and Qs
Shoot fire and save matches
16 of 18Pick your answer!
When someone tells you to go down Highway 40, they really mean:
Leave town immediately
Take the high road
Drive down Interstate 64
17 of 18Pick your answer!
Which of the following expressions refers to extreme exhaustion?
Worked like a dog
Plumb tuckered out
As busy as a one armed paper hanger
18 of 18Pick your answer!
In Ozark, what does 'holler' refer to?
To give compliment to an attractive person
A small valley between mountains
Down the road a spell
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