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Old West Lingo Trivia - R

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Trivia powered by Prof. Walter1) What is a cowboy's expression meaning to dress in one's best?

  • Rainbowin'
  • Rag house
  • Rag-out

2) What is a cowboy's expression describing a fastidious and religiously inclined person?

  • Raised on prunes and proverbs
  • Raised on hay and grains
  • Raised hair and bible

3) Raised on sour milk is a cowboy's expression describing a cranky or disagreeable person.

  • True or False?

4) Ran a butcher shop and got his cattle mixed is said of a cattle rustler who had been caught.

  • True or False?

5) What is a westerner's word for an animal that is tough and hard to handle?

  • Rank
  • Riled
  • Ruled

6) What was a logger's name for a workman who informs against a fellow worker?

  • Rippled
  • Ranted
  • Rat

7) Rattle his hocks is a cowboy's expression meaning to travel fast.

  • True or False?

8) What is NOT a term for whisky?

  • Redeye
  • Red ink
  • Red faced

9) What is a cowboy's name for beans?

  • River hire
  • Rib stickers
  • Riding fence

10) Riding the owl-hoot trail is said of an outlaw, who did much of his riding during the day light.

  • True or False?

Old West Lingo Trivia - R Answers

  1. Rag-out
  2. Raised on prunes and proverbs
  3. True
  4. True
  5. Rank
  6. Rat
  7. True
  8. Red faced
  9. Rib stickers
  10. False. Riding the owl-hoot trail is said of an outlaw, who did much of his riding at night.

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