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Utah Slang Words To Sound Like A Local

7 Utah Slang Words To Sound Like A Local

If you’re spending some time in the state, you will want to know these Utah slang words to help you speak like a local. From great road trips to tasty burgers, as well as enjoyable cities like Salt Lake City, this is a state you will want to get to know a whole lot better.

Here are 7 Utah Slang Words To Sound Like A Local

St. Geezy = St. George

1. St. Geezy = St. George

“I’m going to St. Geezy for the weekend.”

They totally biffed it = Tripped up

2. They totally biffed it = Tripped up

Utahns have their own term for falling, tripping or wiping-out at something.

Sluffing = Skipping class

3. Sluffing = Skipping class

“Man make sure you don’t get caught sluffing tomorrow!”

Slots = Canyons

4. Slots = Canyons

Slots are the standard landscape background in Utah. Normal to locals, but impressive to everyone!

Epic = Local beer

5. Epic = Local beer

Utah’s favourite beer is without a doubt Epic Beer. You have to stop by the brewery itself in Salt Lake City for a tasting!

Ward = Mormon gathering

6. Ward = Mormon gathering

A ‘ward’ is a congregation of Mormons.

Oh my heck! = OMG

7. Oh my heck! = OMG

This is a politer way of saying Oh my God, or what the hell?!

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