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

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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
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Bobby pin
Hair tie
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"Que bola?"
Are you sick?
What's up?
What's your name?
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"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
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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"
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A small dog
"that's it"
A fancy boat
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"Tiki Tiki"
An offensive noise
A small cigarette
A popular place to drink
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"La Wawa"
The bus
A type of cracker
A cry baby
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A popular cocktail
A popular, rampant mispronunciation of “supposedly"
A sunburn
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"Eating sh*t"
To do nothing or waste time
A terrible hangover
Dinner at a post restaurant
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"Casa de Yuca"
Someplace far away and/or that’s difficult to get to
Anything close to Orlando
A really nice hotel
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Yellow bathing suit
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Someone running on the beach
To have a crush on someone
A nightclub DJ
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A person who is weird or a stranger
Anyone named Randy
A type of tree
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A get-together or a small party
A small pier
Someone who lets you into a club
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