Quiz: Only 1 in 50 People Know The Meaning Of These 16 Old-Fashioned Words

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Old-Fashioned words. Old-Timey words quiz. Guess that definition for the olf-timey words. How well do you know old-fashioned lingo?

 May 09, 2018
1 of 16Pick your answer!
"Jiggery-pokery" means...
Suspicious activity
Joking around
A dance move
2 of 16Pick your answer!
A "fortnight" is how many days?
40 days
4 days
14 days
3 of 16Pick your answer!
If you interject by saying "Applesauce!" you mean...
I'm hungry!
Shut up!
4 of 16Pick your answer!
What is "humbuggery"?
A hummingbird
5 of 16Pick your answer!
If something is "the bees knees", it is...
the worst
the best
very small
6 of 16Pick your answer!
"Monkeyshine" is a ______.
hurtful phrase
mischievous or playful activity
giant swing
7 of 16Pick your answer!
What is "bafflegab"?
Senseless or silly talk
Someone that is beautiful
A type of donut
8 of 16Pick your answer!
What does "thrice" mean?
A rice dish
Three times
Someone that is greedy
9 of 16Pick your answer!
What does it mean to "hoodwink"?
To be happy
To work hard
To deceive or trick
10 of 16Pick your answer!
A "plonker" is someone that is _____.
not very smart
wearing a suit
a gorgeous person
11 of 16Pick your answer!
"Blithering" is _______.
going for a swim
talking utterly and completely foolish
walking about
12 of 16Pick your answer!
"Piffle" is ______.
a way to say "hello"
trivial nonsense
what you call a friend
13 of 16Pick your answer!
"Giggle water" is ______.
a river
14 of 16Pick your answer!
What is "fiddle-faddle"?
An angry phrase
Someone who is hard of hearing
Utter nonsense
15 of 16Pick your answer!
"Whimsy" means ______.
playfully quaint or fanciful behavior
a very judgemental person
16 of 16Pick your answer!
If something is "the Cat's Pajamas", it's...
As good as it gets
Pajamas for a cat
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