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11 Words That Mean Something Totally Different In Vegas

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1. "Luck."

What it means everywhere else: When something happens by complete chance.

What it means in Vegas: When something happens by complete chance, and you make big $$$$$ as a result.

2. "Hand."

What it means everywhere else: The fleshy thing with five fingers that lives on the end of your arm.

What it means in Vegas: The cards you've been dealt that can mean fortune or a long bus ride home.

3. "Lights."

What it means everywhere else: The indoor daytime makers in your house.

What it means in Vegas: A magical technicolor kaleidoscope that shines from dusk 'til dawn.

4. "Gamble."

What it means everywhere else: Going out with someone you met online, or drinking expired milk.

What it means in Vegas: Earning money by throwing things.

5. "Going out."

What it means everywhere else: You go to a party at your friend's place and probably nothing happens.

What it means in Vegas: The most insane night of your life. Every. Single. Night.

6. "Flush."

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What it means everywhere else: It's part of your restroom routine.

What it means in Vegas: CALL CALL CALL CALL CALL.

7. "Britney."

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What it means everywhere else: Britneys are always some girl from your middle-school class.

What it means in Vegas: She's Britney, b!#*$.

8. "Chips."

What it means to everyone else: Crunchy, irresistible potato flakes that are the life partner of sandwiches everywhere.

What it means in Vegas: Dolla dolla bills, y'all.

9. "The floor."

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What it means everywhere else: The thing you stand on when you're inside.

What it means in Vegas: A playground of fun and lights and color and noise.

10. "Hot."

What it means everywhere else: High temperatures that lead to increased body moisture, popsicles, and swimming.

What it means in Vegas: "All I do is win win win no matter what."

11. "Memories."

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What it means everywhere else: Pieces of yourself, shared experiences, good laughs, high times, things you capture, that you keep with you, that you never want to forget.

What it means in Vegas: Same, but shhh! We're not telling.

"Link."

What it means everywhere else: One tiny part of a gold chain. What it means in Vegas: The place to be: A super cool hotel flanked by a giant shopping, dining and entertainment hub complete with a Guinness Award-winning observation wheel.Book your room now at The LINQ Hotel & Casino – opening this October..
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What it means everywhere else: One tiny part of a gold chain.

What it means in Vegas: The place to be: A super cool hotel flanked by a giant shopping, dining and entertainment hub complete with a Guinness Award-winning observation wheel.

Book your room now at The LINQ Hotel & Casino – opening this October..