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Other words for women's pants:

June 26, 2015 by admin

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

June 26, 2015 by admin

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

June 26, 2015 by admin

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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
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What do you call the clothing you wear to go swimming?

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W41b
What do you call the clothing you wear to go swimming?
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N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
BATHING SUIT
SWIMSUIT
BIKINI
SWIM SUIT
TRUNKS
SWIMMING SUIT
SWIM TRUNKS
TWO PIECE
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Someone who's in a hurry and has to sew up a torn place quickly might say, "I'll just ________."

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W28
Someone who's in a hurry and has to sew up a torn place quickly might say, "I'll just ________."
W28
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
TACK IT
BASTE IT
TACK IT UP
GIVE IT A LICK AND A PROMISE
MEND IT
SEW IT UP
STITCH IT UP
DO A QUICK STITCH
FREEHAND IT
PATCH IT
PATCH IT OVER
PATCH IT UP
PIN IT
QUICK SEW
SEW IT
SEW THAT UP
TAPE IT
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What nicknames do you have around here for men's sharp-pointed shoes?

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W42a
What nicknames do you have around here for men's sharp-pointed shoes?
W42a
None
TRUE
WING TIPS
POINTY SHOES
DRESS SHOES
LOAFERS
SHIT KICKERS
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What expressions do you have around here for things that are sewn carelessly? "They're ________."

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W29
What expressions do you have around here for things that are sewn carelessly? "They're ________."
W29
None
TRUE
THROWN TOGETHER
COBBLED UP
BOTCHED UP
WHIPPED UP
BASTED
CHEAP
COARSLY STITCHED
HALF SEWED
HALF SEWN
HALF-MADE
MADE CHEAP
POOR WORKMANSHIP
SEWN WITH A HOT NEEDLE
SHODDY
STITCHED LOOSELY
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And what nicknames for men's square-toed shoes?

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W42b
And what nicknames for men's square-toed shoes?
W42b
None
TRUE
SQUARE-TOED
BLUNT-TOED
DRESS SHOES
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When decorations are added to make something more attractive-for example, a hat-a person might say, "It's too plain-I think I'll put on a few flowers to ________ it up."

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W30
When decorations are added to make something more attractive-for example, a hat-a person might say, "It's too plain-I think I'll put on a few flowers to ________ it up."
W30
Minor
TRUE
This question was slightly altered from the 1965-70 question.
SPRUCE
DRESS
FANCY
LIVEN
PERK
BRIGHTEN
PRETTY
JAZZ
SPIFFY
TOUCH
DOCTOR
DOLL
EMBELISH
JUJUSH
PEP
SPICE
SPUCE
TRIM
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Names for cowboy boots:

June 26, 2015 by admin

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W42c
Names for cowboy boots:
Added
N/A
FALSE
This question is new; it was not asked in the 1965-70 survey.
SHIT-KICKERS
COWBOY BOOTS
KICKERS
BOOTS
CLOD HOPPERS
I CALL THEM COW BOY BOOTS
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