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21 words and phrases you will only understand if you come from Nottinghamshire

Do you know what these phrases and words mean? If so, you are definitely from Nottinghamshire.

Of course this list is just the tip of the iceberg - there are hundreds of expressions in the Nottinghamshire dialect - so feel free to share more local lingo on our Facebook page.

Hiccup....if you've had one too many and are a bit worse for wear, a Notts resident may well say you're kaylied.

5. Kaylied

Hiccup....if you've had one too many and are a bit worse for wear, a Notts resident may well say you're kaylied.
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Hit the road if you're from Nottinghamshire and haven't heard the word corsey used as a term for the pavement.

6. Corsey

Hit the road if you're from Nottinghamshire and haven't heard the word corsey used as a term for the pavement.
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Every kids nightmare.....a bowl of Brussels sprouts, a veg known to Notts folk as nobby greens.

7. Nobby greens

Every kids nightmare.....a bowl of Brussels sprouts, a veg known to Notts folk as nobby greens.
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No need to say 'my goodness, it's a little chilly outside'.......anyone from Nottinghamshire would declare 'innit kode'.

8. Innit kode

No need to say 'my goodness, it's a little chilly outside'.......anyone from Nottinghamshire would declare 'innit kode'.
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