12 Lancashire words and phrases that are going out of fashion

12 Lancashire words and phrases that are going out of fashion

Does your mum or dad ever tell you to stop mitherin', ask you to fettle something or tell you to stop being such a lozzock?

There are plenty of words and phrases commonly used by older generations of Lancastrians that are falling out of fashion among younger people. Here are some of the most common ones.

WORD: Yonder | MEANING: In the distance. "It's over yonder"

1. Yonder

WORD: Yonder | MEANING: In the distance. "It's over yonder"
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PHRASE: Wind ya neck in | MEANING: To keep your nose out or calm down

2. Wind ya neck in

PHRASE: Wind ya neck in | MEANING: To keep your nose out or calm down
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WORD: Mitherin' | MEANING: To annoy or irritate. "Stop Mitherin' me"

3. Mitherin'

WORD: Mitherin' | MEANING: To annoy or irritate. "Stop Mitherin' me"
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WORD: Chuffed | MEANING: Please with something. "Chuffed with my new car"

4. Chuffed

WORD: Chuffed | MEANING: Please with something. "Chuffed with my new car"
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