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

Only a true Texan knows these Texasisms!

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 Feb 28, 2018
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Question: 1/21What does this mean?


"Y'all"
You all
Yawn
Yes!

Question: 2/21What does this mean?


"Supper"
Lunch
Dinner
What's up

Question: 3/21What does this mean?


"Yankee"
Lunch
What's up
Someone who lives North of the Mason-Dixon Line

Question: 4/21What does this mean?


"Ain’t my first rodeo"
Not your first time doing something
It's your birthday
Not your first time at a rodeo

Question: 5/21What does this mean?


"Piddlee'o"
Small or small amount
A biker
A pond

Question: 6/21What does this mean?


"Skeeters"
Mosquitos
Little kids
Skaters

Question: 7/21What does this mean?


"Ice box"
Ice skating rink
Refrigerator
Winter time

Question: 8/21What does this mean?


"Blue northern"
Democrats
Very cold
Canada

Question: 9/21What does this mean?


"Kin"
Kid
Family
Kind

Question: 10/21What does this mean?


"Uppity"
From the North
Hyper
Arrogant

Question: 11/21What does this mean?


"Git"
Leave
Grits
Eat

Question: 12/21What does this mean?


"Conniption fit!"
Scaring the neighbors!
Throwing a tantrum!
Losing your wallet!

Question: 13/21What does this mean?


"Taqueria"
A place where you can get liquor.
A fast-food drive in.
A Mexican place that sells tacos.

Question: 14/21What does this mean?


"Big hat no cattle."
Someone that is always late.
Someone that says they are greater then they are.
Someone that owns a ranch.

Question: 15/21What does this mean?


"That dills my pickle!"
That is hard for me to understand!
That is pretty to look at!
That makes me upset!

Question: 16/21What does this mean?


"Tuckered out"
Tired
Sad
Angry

Question: 17/21What does this mean?


"Knee-high to a grasshopper!"
To be wise.
To be very young.
To be irritable.

Question: 18/21What does this mean?


"They sure are high-cotton!"
They are smart!
That they are wealthy!
They have a lot of sweaters!

Question: 19/21What does this mean?


"Tank"
Building
Container
Pond

Question: 20/21What does this mean?


"She's quite the looker."
She has new glasses.
She dates lot of men.
She is very pretty.

Question: 21/21What does this mean?


"Dern tootin'!"
No way!
Very scary!
You bet!
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When traveling abroad, it is usually wise to learn a few words and phrases in the native language to help in case you find yourself in a jam. It is also wise to learn a little about the native culture to make you appear less touristy.

For example, should you choose to make Texas your travel destination, you should know that Texas was once its own country called the Republic of Texas. Also, most of the native Texans do not yet realize this is no longer the case. They are very sensitive about their homeland. Tread lightly. Don't mess with Texans.

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