The Pittsburghese Dictionary


Jeet.
July 14, 2009, 8:03 pm
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Jeet – meaning “Did you eat?,” only said quicky.

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Liberty Tubes.
July 14, 2009, 8:01 pm
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Liberty Tubes – The Libery Tunnel. Easiest way through Mount Washington. Hold your breath all the way through!

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Bucs.
July 14, 2009, 7:57 pm
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Bucs – Bucco’s. The Pittsburgh Pirates.

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Jimmies.
July 14, 2009, 7:55 pm
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Jimmies – ice cream toppings or sprinkles. Not necessarily a group of boys in your class.

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Jaggerbush.
July 14, 2009, 7:51 pm
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Jaggerbush – to the rest of the world it is known as a thornbush.

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Jag off.
July 14, 2009, 7:49 pm
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Jag-off – most commonly used to discribe a reckless driver. Otherwise known as an idiot or jackass.

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Meer.
July 14, 2009, 7:44 pm
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Meer – a mirror.

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