Tag Archives: slang

New Hampshire Slanguage: Ascared

The word, “ascared,” (sometimes pronounced “ascairt”) is considered a “regional” word

which means to fear, or to be afraid.  Growing … Continue reading

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New Hampshire: Does a Cellar Grow Up to Become a Basement?

Pronounced “Sell-LAH” in New Hampshire, the cellar is becoming a rare find. Oh, it was different in the earliest days … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Slanguage: Bubbler

Bubblers come in many shapes and sizes

and perform more than one function

Pronounced, “Bub-LA,” there are … Continue reading

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New Hampshire Slanguage: Hapast

It's a wonder anyone can understand us…
when we (New Hampshirites) speak.  In addition to speaking much faster … Continue reading

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Bubbler (i.e. Drinking Fountain)

See Glossary Article on “Bubbler” Continue reading

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