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

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West Virginia slang. West Virginia phrases. West Virginia words. How well do you know West Virginia lingo?

 Mar 06, 2018

1 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If you are "fixin' to", that means you're _____
about to
cooking
turning on a car

2 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What does "he's got a burr in his saddle" mean?
He's not very fashionable
His wife is pregnant
He's angry

3 of 20Pick your answer!

How do you pronounce this word: Tomato
Tomah-toe
'Mater
Tomaydo

4 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If you say the word "reckon", you're saying ______.
I'm listening
get out
I suppose

5 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What is a "commode"?
a bicycle
an oven
a toilet

6 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What is a "pocketbook"?
a purse
a type of pants
a backpack

7 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Define "supper".
dessert
breakfast
dinner

8 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If your mama tells you to fetch a "buggy", she's asking you to grab what?
a shopping cart
a car
an insect

9 of 20Pick the correct answer!

If you're gonna get into a "lick" of trouble, that means ______.
The food you're cooking isn't going to turn out right
It's time to eat breakfast
It'll be a decent amount of trouble

10 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What does "over yonder" mean?
tomorrow
over the hill
over there

11 of 20Pick the correct answer!

What is a "clicker"?
a T.V. remote
a ceiling fan
a cell phone

12 of 20Pick your answer!

What are "ramps"?
Onions
Beds
Booklets

13 of 20Pick your answer!

"Red up" your room means to ______.
make it messy
paint it
clean it up

14 of 20Pick your answer!

How do you pronounce this word: Creek
Creeek
Crayck
Crick

15 of 20Pick your answer!

What does it mean when you ask someone to "sit for a spell"?
Lay down and take a nap
Hang out for a while
Sit in the mudd

16 of 20Pick your answer!

What does "holler" mean?
A small rising valley region between two hills or mountains
A type of bird
The neighbor

17 of 20Pick your answer!

What do West Virginian's call milk when it's sour?
Clean
Blinked
Patched

18 of 20Pick your answer!

If someone is moving like "molasses" that means ______.
they are going at a pretty fine rate
they are moving very fluidly
they are moving WAY too slow

19 of 20Pick your answer!

What does it mean when you are in a "peck" of trouble?
No problem
Just a little bit of a mess
A serious amount of trouble

20 of 20Pick your answer!

What is a "poke"?
A towel
Grocery bag
A fancy hat
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