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

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