Entries Tagged “British”

Funny Words

11. Gobsmacked

One of my favorite words, of late. Seems to be infiltrating the U.S. via the recent influx of TV programming from the U.K., perhaps? See also British.

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Funny Phrases

12. Sixes and Sevens

Britishism for crazy. See also British.

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Funny Words

13. Codswallop

Like hogwash, only more so. See also British.

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Funny Clothes

14. Playboots

Outdated British term for athletic shoes, i.e., the floppy, high-top, twist-your-ankle kind. See also British.

Added by Brian on December 17, 2009| Comment | You Like This |

Funny Foods

15. Bangers and Mash

Thought of as an example of pub grub, it is an English/Irish dish made of mashed potatoes and sausages. Must be ordered using your best accent. See also Breakfast, British.

Added by Jeff on August 5, 2009| 4 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Foods

16. Bubble and Squeak

According to Wikipedia, "a traditional English dish made with the shallow-fried leftover vegetables from a roast dinner." See also Breakfast, British.

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Funny Phrases

17. That's the Badger!

Something that's correct, e.g. "Is this yours?" "Yep, that's the badger!" See also British.

Added by scottydont on April 15, 2009| 2 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Names

18. Engelbert Humperdinck

A smarmy British singer—this is not his real name by the way. See also British, Music.

Added by grouchyteacher on February 14, 2009| 6 Comments | You Like This |

Funny Nicknames

19. Emma Bemma Bum Smella

See also British.

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Funny Words

20. Roger

Old British word for having sexual intercourse. See also British, Sex.

Added by Ryan on September 15, 2008| 9 Comments | You Like This |