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Lifestyle

Dublin Lingo explained

By bzbeth 17 Oct 2017

You know you're settling into life at Dublin when you get to grips with these phrases!

Or maybe you have absolutely no idea what everyone is talking about. Well, we are here to help...

"Deadly" 
Translation: Well that is excellent

"Rapid"
Translation: Most excellent stuff altogether

"Sound" (person or response)
Translation as a response: "Cool, good stuff, I agree"
or, a very easy going, nice, decent, cool person

"Lee Marvin"
Translation: Hungry
 food school harry potter eating kid GIF

"Banjoed"
Translation: To be very drunk or hungover

Now time for some phrases...

"Keep Sketch"
Translation: Please make sure no-one sees what I am doing.

"G'way outta that!"
Translation: I don't believe you.
 reactions mila kunis nodding disbelief oh really GIF

"Scarlet for ya"
Translation: I am embarrassed on your behalf.

"Relax the cacks"
Means: Please calm down.
 30 rock stop tina fey calm down cool it GIF

"Stall it for a jar?"
Means: Fancy coming for a pint?

"Story?"
Translation: How are you? What's Happening?

"Can I have a 3 in 1 please?"
Translation: I want chips, curry sauce and fried rice please

"I need to hit the Jax"
Translation: I need the toilet.

"Ah, I'm delira"
Translation: I'm very happy!
 happy excited nice awesome yay GIF

You'll be an expert in no time... 

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