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
turning on a car
cooking

2 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

3 of 20Pick your answer!

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

4 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

5 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

6 of 20Pick the correct answer!

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

7 of 20Pick the correct answer!

Define "supper".
dinner
breakfast
dessert

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'll be a decent amount of trouble
The food you're cooking isn't going to turn out right
It's time to eat breakfast

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 cell phone
a T.V. remote
a ceiling fan

12 of 20Pick your answer!

What are "ramps"?
Booklets
Beds
Onions

13 of 20Pick your answer!

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

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"?
Sit in the mudd
Hang out for a while
Lay down and take a nap

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?
Patched
Clean
Blinked

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"?
Grocery bag
A fancy hat
A towel
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