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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Hair tie
Bobby pin

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"Que bola?"
What's up?
Are you sick?
What's your name?

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"La sagüesera"
Northern areas of Miami including Shorecrest and Miami Shores
East Islands off of Miami including South Beach and Virginia Key
Southwest areas of Miami including Flagami and Westchester

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A way to express excitement, such as "Let's do it!"
A way to express anger, such as "Go away!"
A way to express grief, such as "my condolences"

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"that's it"
A fancy boat
A small dog

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"Tiki Tiki"
An offensive noise
A popular place to drink
A small cigarette

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"La Wawa"
The bus
A type of cracker
A cry baby

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A sunburn
A popular, rampant mispronunciation of “supposedly"
A popular cocktail

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"Eating sh*t"
A terrible hangover
Dinner at a post restaurant
To do nothing or waste time

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"Casa de Yuca"
A really nice hotel
Someplace far away and/or that’s difficult to get to
Anything close to Orlando

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Yellow bathing suit

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A nightclub DJ
To have a crush on someone
Someone running on the beach

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A person who is weird or a stranger
A type of tree
Anyone named Randy

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Someone who lets you into a club
A get-together or a small party
A small pier
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