Dublinisms


#342

That fella is so unlucky if he fell in a bucket of nipples he’d come out sucking his thumb.


#343

We were so poor we hadn’t a pot to piss In!


#344

We where so poor that if ya didn’t wake up with a storker on Christmas morning ya had nothing to play with


#345

First up. Best dressed!


#346

… even if they are your sister’s clothes …


#347

Stall on = wait.

Is that still used?


#348

Stall it , when i was young


#349

Stall the ball.


#350

If he’d brain he’d be dangerous …


#351

Stall it


#352

We often be called by the ma ya dirty Arab or ya lazy Arab. Don t think she fought in the North Africa campaign so what she had against them I don t know but it seemed to be a common enough insult among her generation.


#353

I’d say she soon stopped when Omar Sharif came along.


#354

Get that puss of yer face


#355

I know it’s often said as a joke, but honestly, me Da had a shop and was regularly asked how much did 10 penny sweets cost


#356

“Stop the lights”.


#357

The head on yer man and the price of spuds.


#358

I only ever heard it in Dublin, but I assume it was nation wide, it comes from the TV program Quicksilver


#359

Yer man / yer wan has ‘notions’


#360

Ah no @Wifi it was out long before Bunny Carr.


#361

Bunny, in the closet - surely no!