Quiz: Prove You're A True Bostonian, Ace This Slang Test in 90 Seconds

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Do you speak like a true Bostonian?

Only a true Boston local can define these slang words, from bubbler to wicked to bang! You ought to throw a Bostonian rippah if you ace this one!

 Jul 30, 2017
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To a Bostonian, the word wicked means...
Cold
Very
Evil
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How might one define the word, "pissa," for a non-Boston local?
Good
Pizza
Angry
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To a true Bostonian, another word for a water fountain is...
A watery
A bubbler
A pissa
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What does it mean if a Bostonian says, "Bang a U-ey?"
Clap your hands
Turn around
Forget it
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If you're throwing a huge party in Boston, one might call it a...
Pissa
Bubbler
A rippah
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Every Bostonian's favorite stop for coffee and a morning snack is Dunkin' Donuts, also known as...
Dunk
The hopper
Dough-Dough
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Even something as simple as a trash can is renamed in Boston. What classic slang term might a non-local be confused by when you're referring to the bin?
barrel
pissa
bubbler
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Boston slang even includes a new word for Boston itself! Which of the following is another word for the lovely city of Boston?
The Hub
The windy city
The big apple
9 of 15What does this mean?
To Bostonians, Harvard students are known as...
Barneys
Harvidians
Juicers
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In Boston, why do you need to watch out for "d-techs"?
They're computer nerds
They're fraudulent cell phone companies
They're undercover police cars
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This river is known simply as, "The River," to Boston locals.
Suwanee River
St. Charles River
Nile River
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To everyone else, it's called a round-about, but to a Bostonian it's called a...
Rocky
Roundie
Rotary
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If you "got bagged" for not paying off your parking ticket in time, what happened?
You received a fine
You felt guilty
You got arrested
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If someone calls you a, "chucklehead," what does that mean?
You laugh too much
You're hilarious
You're an idiot
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Instead of using the word, "remote," a Bostonian might tell you to pass the...
clicker
smasher
fob
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