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Volume 5 Quiz [Sl-V]

These terms are all entries in DARE; they are used in various parts of the country.  See how many you can match up.

1. sleight

2. sliding pond

3. slough pumper

4. spa

5. spatzie

6. stick knife

7. stob

8. storm pit

9. stretch the blanket

10. strubbly

11. stump-mover

12. tabby

13. tacker

14. tavern

15. tee-nincy

16. toadstabber

17. toot

18. tush hog

19. Uncle Arthur

20. vamoose

a. very tiny

b. arthritis

c. a cyclone cellar

d. a playground slide

e. a paper cone or bag

f. a large folding knife

g. a little tyke

h. a small restaurant, tavern, or soda fountain

i. to leave in a hurry

j. unkempt, disheveled

k. a stake or post

l. a sparrow

m. a special skill or talent

n. concrete made of lime, sand, and oyster shells

o. mumblety-peg

p. a bittern

q. to exaggerate, lie

r. a heavy rain

s. a sandwich made with crumbled ground beef

t. a tough, aggressive person

Volume 5 Quiz Answers

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