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

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