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22 Words That Have A Different Meaning For Texas Longhorns Football Fans

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3. "Queso"

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What it usually means: Spanish for "cheese."

What it means to UT fans: A warm, gooey delicious gift from the heavens above, capable of sobering up even the drunkest of fans. Good on everything.

4. "Burnt"

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What it usually means: A past participle or past tense version of the word "burn." As in, "Looks like you burnt that toast," or "that toast looks burnt."

What it means to UT fans: The perfect (and only acceptable) shade of orange.

5. "Royal"

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What it usually means: Having the status of a king or queen or a member of their family.

What it means to UT fans: The man, the myth, the legend, the stadium: Darrell K Royal.

6. "Young"

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What it usually means: Having lived for a short period of time.

What it means to UT fans: The last name of a Texas god.

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9. "Strong"

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What it usually means: Having the ability to move heavy weights or perform other physically demanding tasks.

What it means to UT fans: The term for a new generation of Texas football.

10. "Godzilla"

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What it usually means: A giant monster who terrorizes cities and whatnot.

What it means to UT fans: The only size of which to compare a jumbotron.

12. "Chaps"

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What it usually means: A pair of joined leather leggings with a belt, typically worn over trousers.

What it means to UT fans: The best damn pom squad uniform in sports.

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13. "Cannon"

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What it usually means: A large artillery weapon mounted on wheels.

What it means to UT fans: An object used by the privileged few to signify points, kickoffs, and the end of each quarter.

15. "Major"

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What it usually means: Important, serious, or significant; a specialization in a particular subject at a college or university.

What it means to UT fans: Applewhite's first name.

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18. "Run"

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What it usually means: To move at a speed faster than a walk.

What it means to UT fans: To move at the speed of Ricky Williams.

22. "Time"

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What it usually means: The indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole.

What it means to UT fans: Irrelevant. OU still sucks.

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