Miami Slang - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

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Miami New Times

Dale, dasit!

Miami is one of the best and most unique places to grow up or live in — and we are testing you to see how well you know miamians lingo!

 Apr 16, 2018
1 of 18What does this mean?
"Chanks"
Flip-flops
Veggies
Pajamas
2 of 18What does this mean?
"Guagua"
Bus
Car
Boat
3 of 18What does this mean?
"Leeeterally"
Littering
Literally
Figuratively
4 of 18What does this mean?
"Liga"
Bobby pin
Hair tie
Headband
5 of 18What does this mean?
"Que bola?"
Are you sick?
What's up?
What's your name?
6 of 18What does this mean?
"Cafecito"
Juice
Espresso
Beer
7 of 18What does this mean?
"La sagüesera"
East Islands off of Miami including South Beach and Virginia Key
Southwest areas of Miami including Flagami and Westchester
Northern areas of Miami including Shorecrest and Miami Shores
8 of 18What does this mean?
"Dale"
A way to express anger, such as "Go away!"
A way to express excitement, such as "Let's do it!"
A way to express grief, such as "my condolences"
9 of 18What does this mean?
"Dasit"
A small dog
"that's it"
A fancy boat
10 of 18What does this mean?
"Tiki Tiki"
An offensive noise
A small cigarette
A popular place to drink
11 of 18What does this mean?
"La Wawa"
The bus
A type of cracker
A cry baby
12 of 18What does this mean?
"Supposebly"
A popular cocktail
A popular, rampant mispronunciation of “supposedly"
A sunburn
13 of 18What does this mean?
"Eating sh*t"
To do nothing or waste time
A terrible hangover
Dinner at a post restaurant
14 of 18What does this mean?
"Casa de Yuca"
Someplace far away and/or that’s difficult to get to
Anything close to Orlando
A really nice hotel
15 of 18What does this mean?
"Cheese"
Sunscreen
Yellow bathing suit
Gossip
16 of 18What does this mean?
"Jock"
Someone running on the beach
To have a crush on someone
A nightclub DJ
17 of 18What does this mean?
"Rando"
A person who is weird or a stranger
Anyone named Randy
A type of tree
18 of 18What does this mean?
"Getty"
A get-together or a small party
A small pier
Someone who lets you into a club
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