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

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