Classic Southern Phrases Everyone Should Be Using

Classic Southern Phrases Everyone Should Be Using

My Grandmother used to say this to me when i was a young woman. Classic Southern Phrases Everyone Should Be Using

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Clever as the devil, twice as pretty. Yes I am ! Meek as dove , wise as a snake :)

He Was Funny as All Get Out - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. “All get out” finds its way into Southern phrases constantly, and it intensifies any statement. I was surprised as all get out. It was bad as all get out. Anything to the degree of “all get out” is something to talk about.

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use

He Was Funny as All Get Out - 12 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. “All get out” finds its way into Southern phrases constantly, and it intensifies any statement. I was surprised as all get out. It was bad as all get out. Anything to the degr

She's Got Gumption - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. Gumption is spirit, courage, spunk, boldness, and initiative. If someone tells you that you’ve got gumption, you should thank them, and then walk a little taller, because you’ve received a lovely Southern compliment. Southerners adopted this phrase wholeheartedly from its early usages in 1700s England and Scotland (where it meant “common sense”). In the 1900s, the word evolved, taking on a Southern spin as well as new…

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use

She's Got Gumption - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. Gumption is spirit, courage, spunk, boldness, and initiative. If someone tells you that…

Stop complaining

saying "Quit ur bellyaching! (complaining) R there really people that all this stuff just a'int natural and they really need it 'splained? How n the heck do they carry on conversations much less 'splain" themselves?

Fixin' To - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. I’m fixin’ to tell you that this phrase is as Southern as sweet tea. When you’re fixin’ to do something, it’s going to happen, but you also may decide to take your sweet time.

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use: Fixin' To: I personally have never heard of "More than Carter's has pills'.

'Til the Cows Come Home - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. Settle in, because whatever we’re talking about is going to take all day. Cows aren’t known for their speed, and they are usually out and about, wandering until feeding time. Farmers know that if you do something ‘til the cows come home, it’s going to take all day.

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use

'Til the Cows Come Home - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. Settle in, because whatever we’re…

Bless Your Heart - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. It can be deployed sincerely, but if you’re hearing “bless your heart” in the South, it probably has an edge to it. It’s almost always accompanied by a good-natured, perhaps slightly exasperated, shake of the head. Don’t worry, though, everyone hears this every now and again.

24 Phrases Only Southerners Use

Bless Your Heart - 24 Phrases Only Southerners Use - Southernliving. It can be deployed sincerely, but if you’re hearing…

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