If someone from New Jersey tells you "that's crazy," chances are they don't actually mean it.
Here in the Garden State, we do things a little differently than the rest of the country. And we're damn proud of it.
We've even got a different way of speaking (and no, I don't mean our accents). In my days of traveling, I've realized that super common phrases actually mean something entirely different outside of New Jersey.
Scroll down to read the full list, and let me know how many you've said!
Super Common Phrases that Mean Something Totally Different in NJ
How many of these phrases that have their own meaning in NJ have you said?
Things You Should Never Say to Someone from The Jersey Shore
Ugh - how many times have you met someone who isn't from the Jersey Shore, and they've said one of these things to you? Try to contain your anger as you scroll down!
11 Red Flags of the Jersey Shore
If you hear someone say these Jersey Shore Red Flags - run.
Why Aren't These Commonly Used New Jersey Phrases in the Dictionary?
Someone call Merriam and Webster - because these commonly used New Jersey words and phrases must be added to the dictionary!
The Dumbest Things People Have Said About NJ Will Offend You
Take a deep breath as you scroll down because you're not going to believe the things I've actually heard people say about New Jersey.