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