Skip to main content

Syndicate contentClothing, Men's and Women's

What do you call the elasticized band used to pull back long hair?

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
41
W34b
What do you call the elasticized band used to pull back long hair?
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
RUBBER BAND
HAIR TIE
PONYTAIL HOLDER
SCRUNCHY
SCRUNCHIE
PONY TAIL
TWISTY
ELASTIC
HAIR BAND
HAIR ELASTIC
HAIR TWISTY
HAIRBAND
SCRUNCHEE
SCRUNTCHY
TIE BACK
TWISTIE
9
8
6
6
3
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

A piece of jewelry that a woman wears fastened to her blouse or dressy jacket:

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
42
W35
A piece of jewelry that a woman wears fastened to her blouse or dressy jacket:
W35
Major
TRUE
This question was markedly rephrased from the 1965-70 question.
PIN
BROOCH
BROACH
CAMEO
LAPEL PIN
LOCKET
BROUCHE
15
11
9
4
3
3
1

What do people say around here about a woman who uses a lot of cosmetics? "She('s) (a) ________."

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
43
W36
What do people say around here about a woman who uses a lot of cosmetics? "She('s) (a) ________."
W36
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
GOT ON THE WAR PAINT
SLAPS IT ON WITH A TROWEL
PAINTED LADY
ALL DOLLED UP
CAKED WITH MAKEUP
CAKES ON MAKEUP
CITY GIRL
CRAYOLA GANG BANG
DIME STORE QUEEN
FLOOSIE
FLOOZY
HOOKER
LOOKS LIKE A CLOWN
MODEL
OVERDONE
PAINTED LIKE A WHORE
PAINTED LIKE AN EASTER EGG
PRINCESS
REALLY MADE UP
TRAMP
WEARS TOO MUCH MAKEUP
6
4
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

When a woman puts on her good clothes and tries to look her best, you say she('s) ________.

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
44
W37
When a woman puts on her good clothes and tries to look her best, you say she('s) ________.
W37
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
ALL DOLLED UP
DRESSED TO KILL
DRESSED TO THE NINES
DRESSED UP
ALL DRESSED UP
DRESSED TO THE TEETH
PUTTING ON THE RITZ
CLEANS UP NICE
CLEANS UP WELL
DRESSING UP
ELEGANT
FANCY PANCY
GUSSIED UP
KITTED OUT
PRIMPED
SNAZZY
SUNDAY BEST
14
9
8
5
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

When a man dresses himself up in his best clothes, you say he('s) ________.

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
45
W38
When a man dresses himself up in his best clothes, you say he('s) ________.
W38
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
ALL SPRUCED UP
ALL DUDED UP
ALL SLICKED UP
DUDED UP
SPRUCED UP
DECKED OUT
DRESSED TO THE NINES
SPIFFY
A DUDE
ALL DECKED OUT
ALL DRESSED UP
DRESSED UP
GO TO MEETING CLOTHES
GOIN OUT ON THE TOWN
GUSSIED UP
HANDSOME
HAS ON HIS SUNDAY BEST
LOOKIN' GOOD
LOOKING SMART
MUST BE GOING OUT AMONG 'EM
PUTTIN ON THE DOG
PUTTING ON THE RITZ
SPIFFED UP
5
4
4
4
3
2
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

Joking ways of referring to a person's best clothes:

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
46
W39
Joking ways of referring to a person's best clothes:
W39
None
TRUE
SUNDAY BEST
SUNDAY-GO-TO-MEETING CLOTHES
CHURCH CLOTHES
SUNDAY CLOTHES
GLAD RAGS
BEST BIB AND TUCKER
BEST DUDS
BEST QUALITY RAGS
CLEAN AND SHINNY DUDS
DUDS
FANCY CLOTHES
FANCY DUDS
FUNERAL CLOTHES
FUNERAL SUIT
GO TO MEETING CLOTHES
GOIN TO MEETIN' CLOTHES
GOING TO TOWN CLOTHES
WEDDING WEAR
15
5
3
3
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

What do people say about a woman who overdresses or who spends too much on clothes?

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
47
W40
What do people say about a woman who overdresses or who spends too much on clothes?
W40
None
TRUE
SHE'S A FASHIONISTA
CLOTHESHORSE
SHE'S A FASHION PLATE
FASHIONISTA
CLOTHES HOG
EVERY CENT SHE EARNS GOES ON HER BACK
FLASHY
HIGH MAINTENANCE
PRINCESS
PUTTING ON AIRS
WHO'S SHE TRYING TO IMPRESS
5
4
4
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

Other words for women's pants:

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
30
W24e
Other words for women's pants:
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
SLACKS
PANTS
CAPRIS
JEANS
TROUSERS
DRESS PANTS
BERMUDA SHORTS
CROPPED PANTS
BOTTOMS
CLAM DIGGERS
CORDUROYS
COURDOROYS
CUT OFFS
FLOOD WATER PANTS
JEAN
KHAKI
PEDAL PUSHERS
SLACKS; JEANS
20
10
9
6
4
3
2
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

What expressions do you have for someone whose clothes never look right or who always dresses carelessly?

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
48
W41
What expressions do you have for someone whose clothes never look right or who always dresses carelessly?
W41
None
TRUE
SLOPPY
SLOB
TACKY
LOOKS LIKE SHE WAS THROWN TOGETHER
DOWDY
BOUSTATA
BUM
DOES HE LOOK IN THE MIRROR
FRUMPY
HIPSTER
LOOKS DUTCHY
LOOKS LIKE HE JUST WOKE UP
LUM-DE-GUM
MESSY
NO STYLE
SLOBBY
SLOPPY DRESSER
SLOPPY JOE
UNDERDRESSED
UNKEMPT
17
14
7
3
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1
1

What do you call a three-cornered tear in a piece of clothing from catching it on something sharp?

June 26, 2015 by admin

23
33
W27
What do you call a three-cornered tear in a piece of clothing from catching it on something sharp?
W27
None
TRUE
RIP
SNAG
TEAR
A HARD ONE TO FIX
FLAP
THREE-CORNER HOLE
9
7
4
1
1
1
Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes