Irish Slang Phrases

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Drunk
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A lady with slightly over weight legs.
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Loose change, especially in large quantities.
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You there!
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Something that's excellent.
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Many of the Irish finish their sentences with the words "so it is" - this emphesises what they just said.

 

e.g. “That’s a nice car you’ve got there, so it is!”

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That's nonsense or not true
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Good-looking females/males
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popular in the so-called "Triangle" area (that's Ballymoney, Coleraine, Portrush). used instead of "mate" e.g. "'bout ye sham" meaning "how are you mate?" Often claimed as an Ulster-Scots term. Ulster Scots is a "language" that has been spoken in Ireland for almost 10 whole years now.
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