British vs. American English

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Can you name the words that have different meanings in the U.K. and the U.S.?

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British MeaningWordAmerican Meaning
Young womanRude gesture
FriendSpouse
ExcellentTo earn high marks
French friesCrisps
Wheat or oatsMaize
YardVegetable patch
Living roomBar
To broilTo barbecue
EraserCondom
To criticiseList of candidates
SidewalkRoad surface
Large, open tentSign over an entrance
DiaperKinky
To rambleTo equivocate
SweaterDress worn over a blouse
British MeaningWordAmerican Meaning
DaycareNativity scene
MachinistTrain operator
GarterBraces
Mardi GrasTraveling fair
PacifierDuvet
LawyerSalesman
Poorly organizedFeisty, determined
Picnic basketLaundry basket
Granola barPancake
AdministrationState
CartTram
Writing deskChest of drawers
To dim headlightsTo use smokeless tobacco
HikerRanch house
UndershirtWaistcoat

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