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British

Canadian

American

J 

 

 

jab (injection)

shot

shot

jacket potato, baked potato

baked potato

baked potato

jail, gaol, the nick, prison, clink, slammer

prison, jail, clink ,pen, penitentiary, lock-up hoosegow, jailhouse, pokey

prison, jail, hoosegow, penitentiary, jailhouse, lock-up, pen, pokey

jam

jelly, jam

jelly

jeans

jeans

blue jeans, jeans

jelly

Jell-o

Jell-o

jersey, pullover, jumper, sweater

sweater

sweater

Jock, Scotsman

Scotsman

Scotsman

Joe Bloggs

Joe Blow, Joe Public, John Doe, Joe Bloggs, Bloggins

Joe Blow, Joe Public, John Doe

jogging bottoms, tracksuit bottoms

track pants

sweat pants

johnny, French letter, condom, Durex

condom, rubber

condom, rubber

joint (marijuana), spliff, wacky-backy, grass, hash, skunk, reefer

joint, grass, hash, reefer, BC bud

joint, grass, hash, reefer

joint (meat)

roast

roast

jug

jug, pitcher

pitcher

juggernaut, articulated lorry, artic

tractor-trailer, semi, semi-trailer, rig, trailer truck, fifth wheel, 18-wheeler

tractor-trailer, semi, semi-trailer, rig, trailer truck 

jumble sale, car boot sale

garage sale, yard sale, flea market

rummage sale, garage sale, yard sale, flea market, swap meet

jumper, sweater, jersey, pullover

sweater

sweater

jump lead jumper cable, booster cable jumper cable, booster cable

K 

 

ketchup, tomato sauce

ketchup

ketchup, catsup

kilometre

kilometre, klick

kilometer

kipper

smoked herring

smoked herring

kitchen roll, paper towel

paper towel

paper towel

knackered, shattered, worn out, bollocksed, buggered, cream crackered, fagged (out), whacked, wiped out, zonked worn out, pooped, pooped out, tuckered out worn out, tired, all in, (all) tuckered out, pooped out, pooped
knapsack, daypack knapsack, daypack, packsack knapsack, daypack, packsack

knickers, undies, smalls, pants (female)

panties, underwear, undies, ginch, gonch, gitch, gotch

panties, underwear, undies

get your knickers in a twist get your panties in a bunch get your panties in a wad
 

 

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