Here Are 15 Words That You’ll Only Understand If You’re From Rhode Island

Rhode Island is a state of creativity and uniqueness and it’s no wonder residents use so many different words! Here are 15 words used in ways distinct to the nation’s smallest state.

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There are so many distinct and creative “Rhode Islandisms” in this wonderful little state. Can you think of words not on this list?