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Unusual and Obscure Words
"Oddball and humorous names that are given to people and things."
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I've always liked the sound of the word 'loblolly'. Any idea what it might be?
A type of candy
A surgeon's assistant on a sailing ship
When there were such things as soda shops, there was also something called a soda jerk. Can you guess what that was?
A game done with the fingers
A counterman who drew soda from a tap
A carbonated drink
A clod or simpleton
Dad was an angler. What does an angler do?
He's a sly scam artist
He's a plumber
He's an architect
He's a fisherman
What is a 'copper'?
An electrical fuse
To what occupation might a 'bean counter' belong?
In the 1950's, Al Capp, who was the cartoonist who created 'Lil Abner', came up with the term 'Kickapoo Joy Juice'. What was it?
An illegally distilled alcoholic drink
Have you ever used a Chicago typewriter? Probably not, as it's a dangerous instrument. What might it be?
An electric typewriter that could electrocute a person
Any stolen article
A touch tone telephone
A Thompson submachine gun
What is the 'Big Apple'? It has nothing to do with a fruit.
New York City
The Mississippi River
A lottery jackpot
If a person is said to be 'vertically challenged', he is what?
Not too bright
Afraid of heights
If you are in a 'greasy spoon', where are you?
A not too clean dining establishment
An auto lube and repair shop
A flatware shop
A good friends' kitchen
Where might you find a 'tar' or a 'swab jockey'?
On a road crew
On a ship
In a maintenance department
At a race track
What means of conveyance might be described as a 'hack'?
American baseball players have a language all their own, using such terms as 'gas' or 'heat' for a hard thrown ball. What might they mean when they refer to 'wings' and 'wheels'?
Arms and legs
What might you do for a living if you're a wrangler?
A dock worker
In the theatre, what might a 'ham' be?
An overacting performer
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Compiled Dec 22 12