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 _____
turning on a car
about to
cooking

2 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

3 of 20Pick your answer!

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

4 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

5 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

6 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

7 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Define "supper".
dessert
dinner
breakfast

8 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

9 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

10 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

11 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

12 of 20Pick your answer!

What are "ramps"?
Booklets
Onions
Beds

13 of 20Pick your answer!

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

14 of 20Pick your answer!

How do you pronounce this word: Creek
Creeek
Crick
Crayck

15 of 20Pick your answer!

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

16 of 20Pick your answer!

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

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 moving very fluidly
they are moving WAY too slow
they are going at a pretty fine rate

19 of 20Pick your answer!

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