The most Sunderland phrase you can think of?

Discussion in 'SMB' started by Paddy O'Dors, Jun 6, 2019.

  1. Frijj

    Frijj Striker Contributor

    West Durham, just on the fringes of the Dales.
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  2. offmenut

    offmenut Striker

    Aye, we exported the cowies there marra.
    Sunderland term.
    Everyone wanted to talk like a townie
  3. "fucks sake man"

    Got to be the most spoken phrase at a game anyway.
  4. Kevj

    Kevj Striker

    Fuggy fust.
  5. Obsidian Beast

    Obsidian Beast Central Defender

    "Impittent fond". Remember that being directed at me many times as a kid!
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  6. "What does Honeyman even DO?"
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  7. Frijj

    Frijj Striker Contributor

    Not specific to Sunderland I’m afraid
  8. Obsidian Beast

    Obsidian Beast Central Defender

    Was in Dawdon. Moved to North Yorkshire as a kid but never heard it there - or anywhere else. Is/was it Durham pit village vocabulary?
  9. Frijj

    Frijj Striker Contributor

    My grandparents used to say it, and they’re Shildon born and bred, so perhaps
  10. Jasper

    Jasper Striker

    Hadaway and shite.
  11. Frijj

    Frijj Striker Contributor

    General NE again.

    Are people from Sunderland the Yanks of the North East, claiming they invented everything? :lol:
  12. Jasper

    Jasper Striker

    I didn’t read the thread, like.

    And I’m not from Sunderland.
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  13. Kevj

    Kevj Striker

    ‘Kinnel. Frijj is banned again.

    Is that Sunderland enough for you?
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  14. Summer Bee

    Summer Bee Midfield

    Here man yer radge daftie. Yer dinnet even knar is.


    I even kidnapped me arn mar
  15. errant

    errant Striker


    most common thing i hear when leaving the match, "typical sunderland"...
  16. Berwick to Brighton.
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  17. Frijj

    Frijj Striker Contributor

    I’ve never heard southerners say it and people at university would associate “mortal”’with Geordie Shore, they’d never heard the term before
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  18. waddy999

    waddy999 Winger

    Thou's makin' gam!
  19. Martin F

    Martin F Winger

    Fucking lost again!
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  20. admwil

    admwil Winger

    Only place have ever been called ‘hinney’

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