Entries Tagged “Old-Timey”

Funny Phrases

1. Eh Wot

A phrase used by old British gentlemen at the end of sentences that means, "you know?" or "right?". See also British, Old-Timey.

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Funny Things to Do

2. Reading by Candlelight

Your last resort for entertainment when the power goes out. See also Old-Timey.

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Funny Things

3. Architectvre and Bvildings with U's Replaced by V's

See also Old-Timey.

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Funny Things

4. Hootchy Kootchy Shows

A sideshow act featuring suggestive belly-dancing by gypsy women. See also 20's, Gypsies, Old-Timey.

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Funny Foods

5. Linked Sausages

Especially when in the mouth of a dog running out of a butcher shop. Like this guy. See also Old-Timey.

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Funny Words

6. Bungey

Old southern word for "sick". This word was used by Brad Pitt in "The Assassination of Jesse James" in a smooth cowboyish drawl. "You don't have to keep smoking that if it's making you bungey." See also Old-Timey, Western.

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Funny Words

7. Piccadilly

Used as a flavor word to make one sound old and cantankerous, e.g. "You piccadilly tramp!"

The word itself doesn't hold much meaning, though it may refer to people who wore piccadills (or large, lacy collars) in the 17th century. See also Old-Timey.

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Funny Things

8. Anvils

For some reason, more prone to falling in cartoons than in real-life. See also Cartoons, Old-Timey.

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Funny Insults

9. Upstart

Describes someone who has quickly risen to a higher social class, and thus behaves pompously.

"You swine!"
"Come again?"
"You worm!"
"Once more."
"You upstart!"
"That's it!"

See also Old-Timey.

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Funny Foods

10. Limburger Cheese Shop

Reputedly the stinkiest cheese going. See also Dairy, Old-Timey.

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