19 Regional Words All Americans Should Adopt Immediately

This is silly stuff but fun. Different areas of our country create their own inventive and descriptive words that are unique to their state or region.  I have to give you the first word on the list because a few people who are near and dear to me live in Wisconsin, but you can check out all 19 words at MentalFloss, and speak like a native next time you visit one of these states.

1. whoopensocker (n.), Wisconsin
You know when something’s wonderfully unique, but the words “wonderful” and “unique” don’t quite cut it? That’s why the Wisconsinites invented whoopensocker, which can refer to anything extraordinary of its kind—from a sweet dance move to a knee-melting kiss. [continue]


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