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21 Words That Have A Totally Different Meaning In Lancashire

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2. "Teacake"

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What it means everywhere else: A sweet bread served with tea, usually with currants in it.

What it means in Lancashire: Any round, vaguely bread-like food.

3. "Toffee"

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What it means everywhere else: A chewy, sugary sweet.

What it means in Lancashire: The booze shop (t'offy).

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10. "Chippy tea"

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What it means everywhere else: An occasional treat of dinner from the fish and chip shop.

What it means in Lancashire: Friday.

11. "Faliraki"

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What it means everywhere else: A holiday resort in Rhodes, popular with party-goers.

What it means in Lancashire: Accrington town centre on a Saturday night.

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16. "Cunt"

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What it means everywhere else: Offensive expletive.

What it means in Lancashire: Couldn't.

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18. "Asti"

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What it means everywhere else: A sparkling alcoholic drink.

What it means in Lancashire: Do you have?

21. "Dingles"

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What it means everywhere else: A farming family in Emmerdale.

What it means in Lancashire: People from Burnley.