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

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Do you know the meaning of these Massachusetts terms?

If you're a born and bred native—or an aficionado—of The Bay State, take this quiz to see how well you know these slang terms!

 Apr 12, 2018
1 of 18True or false!
To a resident of Massachusetts, "wicked" means "very."
False
True
2 of 18What is this?
www.seriouseats.com
Root beer float
Frappe
Milkshake
3 of 18Pick your answer!
What is "gravy"?
Tomato sauce
It means everything is fine
Meat sauce
4 of 18Pick your answer!
What's a "statee”?
A local
A state trooper
A tourist
5 of 18Pick your answer!
I left my watch in the _________________.
Basement
Cellah
Crawlspace
6 of 18Pick your answer!
What does "book" mean to someone from Massachuetts?
To study
To flee or leave
It's something you read
7 of 18True Or False?
“Bizza” is slang for a big pizza.
True
False
8 of 18What is this?
awesomeboston.org
An eclair
A Boston Creme Pie
A donut
9 of 18Pick your answer!
If someone calls you a "chowdahead" what does that mean?
You're an idiot
You love seafood
You're smart
10 of 18Pick your answer!
When you're going to "The Cape" where are you going?
Cape Town
Cape Cod
Cape Hatteras
11 of 18Pick your answer!
When you drink "tonic" what are you drinking?
Herbal Tea
Sparkling water
Soda
12 of 18Pick your answer!
What's "The T"?
The turnpike
The subway
A freeway the runs through the middle of the Boston
13 of 18What is this?
travel
VisitPhilly.com
A bubbler
A pond
A fountain
14 of 18Pick your answer!
Where do you buy your liquor in Massachuetts?
A sudsie
A mickie
A packie
15 of 18True Or False!
Natives hate it when anyone refers to Boston as "Beantown."
False
True
16 of 18Pick your answer!
What does "calm your liver" mean?
Go to bed
Stop drinking
Relax
17 of 18Pick your answer!
What does "FBI" stand for?
Frontier Booking International
Federal Bureau Of Investigation
Foreign Born Irish
18 of 18Pick your answer!
What school is considered "The Law School"?
MIT
Harvard
Boston University
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