Quiz: How Well Do You Actually Know Pittsburgh Slang?

If you're really from the 'burgh, then you should already know all of this Pittsburgh slang!

Demi Moore
 May 02, 2017
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Question: 1/12Pick the best answer!

What does the word "yinz" mean to Pittsburgh natives?
You all.

Question: 2/12Pick the best answer!

If a Pittsburgh local says "Stillers" they mean...
A large crowd.

Question: 3/12Pick the best answer!

What does "chipped-chopped" refer to?
Thinly sliced deli meat.
Diced chicken.

Question: 4/12Pick the best answer!

A "sweep" refers to what?
A run.
A vacuum.
A server.

Question: 5/12Pick the best answer!

What is a "bumbershoot"?
A telephone pole.
A basement.
An umbrella.

Question: 6/12Pick the best answer!

If someone is "nebby", they're ______?

Question: 7/12Pick the best answer!

What do you call someone from Pittsburgh?
A Pitter
A Burgher
A Pittsburghite

Question: 8/12Pick the best answer!

If your mom tells you to "Red Up" she want you to...
Do your homework.
Clean up.
Get out of bed.

Question: 9/12Pick the best answer!

What does the word "stogie" mean?
A sandwich.
A cigar.
A pencil.

Question: 10/12Pick the best answer!

If someone is "shabby", they are...

Question: 11/12Pick the best answer!

What's a grinnie?
Chewing tobacco
A pothole
A chipmunk

Question: 12/12Pick the best answer!

What weird way do Pittsburghers pronounce "slippery"?
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