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

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