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

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