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12 Words And Phrases People In Utah Just Don’t Understand

Utah has its own set of regional words and slang that confuse tourists and transplants…we wrote about some of those here. People who land in Utah from somewhere else hear us say “Stake House” and get all excited for the BBQ, for instance.

Well…turnabout is fair play! There are many regional terms that people from Utah don’t even know about! Have you heard of any of these?

Which of these were new to you?

Catherine Rees
Catherine is a lifelong resident of Utah. She's a writer, researcher and observer of the human condition.