#andràtuttobene*

* #everythingwillbeallright

Italian Italy

Hashtag USED On Occasion BY Some People

A hashtag created during the coronavirus crisis to remind people everything will be back to normal soon.

"Molti italiani utilizzano l'hashtag #andràtuttobene per dare speranza agli altri."

"Many Italians use the hashtag #andràtuttobene to give hope to others."


Confirmed by 9 people




syn

krijg nou wat*

* get something now

Dutch Netherlands

Expression USED On Occasion BY Some People

Used to express surprise, similar to the English “what the hell?”

“Krijg nou wat, dit heb ik nog nooit eerder gezien”

“Get something now, I’ve never seen this before”


Confirmed by 2 people




alt

en nollåtta*

* a zero-eight

Swedish Sweden

Slang USED On Occasion BY Some People

(n.) A sometimes derogatory term for a person from Stockholm, derived from Stockholm's area code, 08.

"Den där nollåttan kan inte köra!"

"That Stockholmer can't drive!"


Confirmed by 4 people




skive

English United Kingdom

Slang USED Frequently BY Some People

(v.) To play truant, meaning to not go in to work or school when you are supposed to.

"Let's skive maths this afternoon, I haven't done the homework."


Confirmed by 5 people




quid

English United Kingdom

Slang USED Frequently BY Some People

(n.) The British pound.

"Can you lend me two quid for some chewing gum?"


Confirmed by 8 people




baccy

English Northern England, United Kingdom

Slang USED On Occasion BY Some People

(n.) Shortened word for 'tobacco'.

"I'm rolling a cigarette, can I use your baccy?"


Confirmed by 5 people




syn

How do?

English Northern England, United Kingdom

Standard Phrase USED On Occasion BY Some People

Greeting often used between walkers as they pass each other on a hike. It doesn't really mean anything but it an expression of friendliness that does not require an actual answer.

"How do?" "How do?"


Confirmed by 4 people




syn

bagsy

English United Kingdom

Slang USED Frequently BY Some People

(v.) To claim something for yourself, reserving it so someone else can't take it.

"Bagsy front seat!" "Don't take the last slice of cake, I've bagsy'd it."


Confirmed by 4 people




the Mrs

English United Kingdom

Slang USED On Occasion BY Some People

(n.) Used by men to refer to their partner. Does not necessarily mean they are married.

"Want to go for a beer tonight?" "I can't, I'm staying in with the Mrs."


Confirmed by 10 people




alt

thunder-plump

Scots Scotland

Word USED On Rare Occasion BY Some People

(n.) A sudden, thundery shower of rain.

"It's awfie dreich the day, a reckon we're in fer an unco big thunder-plump!"

"It's awfully grey today, I reckon there's a very big thunder-plump coming!"





#AyasofyaMüzedir*

* #HagiaSophiaIsAMuseum

Turkish Turkey

Hashtag USED On Occasion BY Some People

A hashtag created to show disapproval of the Turkish government's decision to turn the Hagia Sophia into a mosque.

Ayasofya milletlerin ve dinlerin ortak buluşma noktasıdır. #AyasofyaMüzedir , mirastır ve korunmalıdır.

Hagia Sophia is a meeting point of nations and religions. #HagiaSophiaIsAMuseum , a legacy and should be protected.





æ

epibreren

Dutch Netherlands

Word USED On Very Rare Occasion BY Some People

To perform an undefined task in order to inspire the impression that this very task is of utmost importance, even though it is totally insignificant.

"We moeten dit document nog epibreren."

"We still have to epibrate this document."





huidhonger*

* skinhunger

Dutch Netherlands

Word USED On Rare Occasion BY Some People

The unfulfilled desire of another person's touch (non-romantic).

“Sinds het begin van de lockdown heeft zij last van huidhonger.”

“From the beginning of the lockdown she has been suffering from skin hunger.”


Confirmed by 2 people




æ

de benen nemen*

* to take the legs

Dutch Netherlands

Idiom USED On Occasion BY Some People

To run off, make a run for it or escape by running.

"Ik wou hem nog een vraag stellen maar hij had al de benen genomen"

"I wanted to ask him another question but he had already taken the legs"





æ

boteren*

* to butter

Dutch Netherlands

Word USED On Rare Occasion BY Some People

(v.) If it butters between two people it means they get along. Can be used in negative form (e.g. “it doesn’t butter between x and y”) when people don’t get along.

“Het botert de laatste tijd goed tussen de twee zussen”

“It butters good lately between the two sisters”


Confirmed by 2 people