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#3238030 - 05/03/13 11:21 AM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: sallee-bo]
moondawg
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Fair to middlin'...haven't heard that in a while.
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#3238081 - 05/03/13 12:27 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: moondawg]
r'ville a-bolt
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same as nc boy and andy w but I was shocked that when I traveled to Pittsburgh to watch a steelers game I learned they use yunz same as youns for us. So nc boy who gets credit us graham county boys or the Pittsburghers? By the way cant beat country slang good stuff all ya'll go steelers!
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#3238093 - 05/03/13 12:38 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: r'ville a-bolt]
CATCHDAWG
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Si-goggleing= not straight or done incorrectly.
Wirey = limber or energetic
Gaint = strong
I also hear people say klim instead of climb and squiz instead of squeeze. A lot of the others already posted are used everyday in my vocabulary or lack thereof. Lol
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#3238103 - 05/03/13 12:46 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: r'ville a-bolt]
WVBulldog
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Technically, "yinz" is what yinzers say. I regularly go to DQ and ask for Jimmies on my ice cream cones just to mess with them. Jimmies are sprinkles in pittsburghese. Wush is used for wash. Wuff is used for wolf. Prolly is used for probably. the list is endless. I am from WV but most of my family is in southwestern PA, in which they refer to me as a hoopie or a Pennsyltuckian.
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#3238106 - 05/03/13 12:49 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: moondawg]
Redfred16
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 Originally Posted By: moondawg
Fair to middlin'...haven't heard that in a while.



I grew up hearing this and still use it, but most often get a funny look for it.
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#3238130 - 05/03/13 01:30 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: Redfred16]
trealtree
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 Originally Posted By: Redfred16
I heard a guy say "hellfire" to curse the other day and never heard that in real life before.


I use that one on occasion but I add to it a bit and say "hellfire and tarnations" it means "what in the tee total heyall are you doing"
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#3238131 - 05/03/13 01:31 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: Redfred16]
pressfit
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I hear people say crick and ruts instead of creek and roots
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#3238132 - 05/03/13 01:31 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: pressfit]
pressfit
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You ain't got a snowball's chance
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#3238133 - 05/03/13 01:33 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: pressfit]
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#3238137 - 05/03/13 01:36 PM Re: local, regional, or national phrases (sayings) [Re: WVBulldog]
SES
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Registered: 10/13/11
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 Originally Posted By: WVBulldog
Technically, "yinz" is what yinzers say. I regularly go to DQ and ask for Jimmies on my ice cream cones just to mess with them. Jimmies are sprinkles in pittsburghese. Wush is used for wash. Wuff is used for wolf. Prolly is used for probably. the list is endless. I am from WV but most of my family is in southwestern PA, in which they refer to me as a hoopie or a Pennsyltuckian.
I would be scared to go to DQ and ask for "jimmies" on my ice cream. Jimmies may be sprinkles in Pittsburg, but jimmie means something else where I'm from.

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