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

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