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Do You Know Honolulu Slang?

You may know a few island slang terms, but can you actually decipher the slang of Honolulu? It's time to find out! Take these 12 quiz questions and discover how much you know about Honolulu slang!
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If you're wearing "slippahs" in Honolulu, what are you wearing?
Flip flops
Bed slippers
Loafers

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If someone is relaxing or taking it easy, then they are....
Lazy
Chillaxing
Loafing

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Similar to "casual Fridays" in the office, Hawaiians have _____ Fridays.
Wacky
Crazy
Dress down

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What does "howzit" mean?
How is it going?
How far away are you?
Hello!

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Who might be considered a "Brah?"
A friend
An enemy
A waiter

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Who is an auntie?
A woman of your parent's generation or older
Anyone who is female
A younger sister

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Who might be described as a "haole?"
A tourist
An idiot
A blue collar worker

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If a friend is being "chang" and refusing to go out to eat, they're being....
Too picky
Too frugal
Stubborn

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If someone is "86'ed" at a bar, then they likely were...
Thrown out
Arrested
Drinking too much

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If someone is "lolo" then they are...
Crazy
Happy
Angry

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To "talk story" is to...
Lie
Chit chat
Yell

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If someone in Hawaii has "chicken skin" then they have....
Chicken pox
Goosebumps
No guts

C+, Honolulu Slang Simple

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While you may know a few words of Honolulu slang here and there, you're not quite as well versed as a local just yet! If you traveled to Hawaii today, you would probably be a bit lost when interacting with those who call Honolulu home!

B+, Honolulu Slang Super

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Based on the results of this quiz, you know Honolulu slang as well as any local who calls this state home! From the right words for food and drink to the right word for just hanging out and relaxing, you could converse with anyone who calls this great city home!

A+, Honolulu Slang Ace

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are a total Honolulu slang ace! Congratulations, it's clear that you've spent some time in this great Hawaiian city. Not only do you know the slang of this city as well as any local, but you truly embrace Hawaiian culture to the max. Go you!
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1
If you're wearing "slippahs" in Honolulu, what are you wearing?
Flip flops
Bed slippers
Loafers
2
If someone is relaxing or taking it easy, then they are....
Lazy
Chillaxing
Loafing
3
Similar to "casual Fridays" in the office, Hawaiians have _____ Fridays.
Wacky
Crazy
Dress down
4
What does "howzit" mean?
How is it going?
How far away are you?
Hello!
5
Who might be considered a "Brah?"
A friend
An enemy
A waiter
6
Who is an auntie?
A woman of your parent's generation or older
Anyone who is female
A younger sister
7
Who might be described as a "haole?"
A tourist
An idiot
A blue collar worker
8
If a friend is being "chang" and refusing to go out to eat, they're being....
Too picky
Too frugal
Stubborn
9
If someone is "86'ed" at a bar, then they likely were...
Thrown out
Arrested
Drinking too much
10
If someone is "lolo" then they are...
Crazy
Happy
Angry
11
To "talk story" is to...
Lie
Chit chat
Yell
12
If someone in Hawaii has "chicken skin" then they have....
Chicken pox
Goosebumps
No guts

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