Jan 30 2016

Twee

A British pejorative meaning overly quaint, dainty, cute or nice. The word comes from a childish pronunciation of ‘sweet.’

“Those Beatrix Potter animals are a little twee for my taste.”

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Nov 28 2012

chuffed

British slang for ‘delighted.’

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Nov 9 2010

Chippy

n. British slang for either a fish and chip shop, a carpenter, or a prostitute.

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