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Trivia powered by Prof. Walter1) Dabble in gore is to become entangled in a shooting scrape.

  • True or False?

2) What is the name used on the desert for a whiling sandstorm?

  • Dust devil
  • Dancing devil
  • Danger devil

3) Daniel Boones are a cowman's contemptuous title given to long-hared pseudo scouts and would-be bad men.

  • True or False?

4) Dashboard running jeans are what he logger calls bibless overalls.

  • True or False?

5) What is riding so that daylight can be seen between the rider's seat and the saddle.

  • Daylightin'
  • Dayshine
  • Day money

6) What is the cowboy's name for a runty calf?

  • Deacon
  • Day calf
  • Dead calf

7) What do cowman call a drinking or gambling establishment of bad repute?

  • Deadfall
  • Dead Days
  • Dead Nights

8) What is to get the drop on an enemy or to gain an advantage over someone?

  • Dead meat
  • Deal card
  • Deadwood

9) Diggings are a jail.

  • True or False?

10) What was the name for the bunkhouse?

  • Dollhouse
  • Dobbiehouse
  • Doghouse

Old West Lingo Trivia - D Answers

  1. True
  2. Dancing devil
  3. True
  4. True
  5. Daylightin'
  6. Deacon
  7. Deadfall
  8. Deadwood
  9. False. Diggings are a mine.
  10. Doghouse

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