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

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