How Well Do You Know Philly Slang? | QuizPug

How Well Do You Know Philly Slang?

Like any big city in the US, Philly has a slang that is all their own! Do you think you can decipher these 12 Philly slang words with ease? Let's find out!
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If someone asks you if you want "jimmies" in Philly, what are they offering?
Mushrooms
Sprinkles
Crushed nuts

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Many in Philly are known to enjoy a "wooder ice," what is this exactly?
A watermelon icee
A soft ice cream cone
An Italian ice

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If someone is "drawlin'" then they are....
Acting out of character
Being lazy
Yawning

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If something is "ard" in Philly, it is....
Terrible
All right
Harmful

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If someone asks you "jeet" in Philly, what do they want to know?
If you ate
If you're sick
If you're alright

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If you're visiting a "MAC" in Philly, what are you doing?
Hitting up an ATM
Visiting an Apple store
Going to the farmer's market

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If someone is very "newsey" in Philly, then they are....
Well informed
Nosy
Noisy

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What is "whiz" in Philly?
A substitute for dairy cheese
Anyone who is street smart
A melted cheese

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What does the term "youse" mean in Philly?
You guys
Your house
Yesterday

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If someone is a "bougie" in Philly then they are?
Classy
Tasteful
Stuck up

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What is "gravy" in Philly?
It's just gravy
It's tomato sauce
It's cheese whiz

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If you're "keeping it a bean" in Philly, then you are....
Keeping it fresh
Keeping it real
Keeping it together

C+, Philly Slang Flop

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Unfortunately, this quiz revealed that you don't know your Philly slang very well at all! While you may know the basics (ie: ordering a cheesesteak), the true Philly slang terms left you feeling a bit puzzled. Worry not, at least you learned something new along the way!

B+, Philly Slang Focused

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Based on the results of this quiz, you've got a great aptitude of Philly slang! While you're not likely to blend in with the locals anytime soon, you seem to have a firm grasp on the slang of this east coast city.

A+, Philly Slang Expertise

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Based on the results of this quiz, you possess a great deal of Philly slang expertise! It's obvious that you either grew up in this city or have spent a good deal of time on the streets of Philadelphia. You know the slang of this metropolis the way few individuals can! Well done!
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1
If someone asks you if you want "jimmies" in Philly, what are they offering?
Mushrooms
Sprinkles
Crushed nuts
2
Many in Philly are known to enjoy a "wooder ice," what is this exactly?
A watermelon icee
A soft ice cream cone
An Italian ice
3
If someone is "drawlin'" then they are....
Acting out of character
Being lazy
Yawning
4
If something is "ard" in Philly, it is....
Terrible
All right
Harmful
5
If someone asks you "jeet" in Philly, what do they want to know?
If you ate
If you're sick
If you're alright
6
If you're visiting a "MAC" in Philly, what are you doing?
Hitting up an ATM
Visiting an Apple store
Going to the farmer's market
7
If someone is very "newsey" in Philly, then they are....
Well informed
Nosy
Noisy
8
What is "whiz" in Philly?
A substitute for dairy cheese
Anyone who is street smart
A melted cheese
9
What does the term "youse" mean in Philly?
You guys
Your house
Yesterday
10
If someone is a "bougie" in Philly then they are?
Classy
Tasteful
Stuck up
11
What is "gravy" in Philly?
It's just gravy
It's tomato sauce
It's cheese whiz
12
If you're "keeping it a bean" in Philly, then you are....
Keeping it fresh
Keeping it real
Keeping it together

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