Geordie

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Geordie

Brit
1. a person who comes from or lives in Tyneside
2. the dialect spoken by these people
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He can't be quite right in his head." He didn't want to say a word, and shifted about uneasily in the dark; however, Arthur seemed to be waiting for an answer, so at last he said, "I don't think I quite see what you mean, Geordie. One's told so often to think about death that I've tried it on sometimes, especially this last week.
"Well, I did think it odd what you said, Geordie, as you ask me."
"Shall I see you in the morning, Geordie?" said he, as he shook his friend's hand.
"Oh, I'm the little foot-page, and do errands, and Will and Geordie are the troops when we march, and the stags when we hunt, and the traitors when we want to cut any heads off."
Archie and Charlie, evidently great cronies, were pacing up and down, shoulder to shoulder, whistling "Bonnie Dundee"; Mac was reading in a corner, with his book close to his near-sighted eyes; Dandy was arranging his hair before the oval glass in the hat-stand; Geordie and Will investigating the internal economy of the moon-faced clock; and Jamie lay kicking up his heels on the mat at the foot of the stairs, bent on demanding his sweeties the instant Rose appeared.
"When will she have it?" demanded Geordie, bouncing in his seat with impatience.
IT won't be music to the ears of proud Geordies, but their local accent has hit a dud note in a recent poll to find the sexiest voices.
It all adds to the atmosphere, unique and all its own, Full of Geordies, kind and loyal, their humour well renown.
And as the locals are known as Geordies, the British adaptation of "Jersey Shore"--due to bow on MTV Networks U.K.
We need more Geordies in the team - and a Geordie as manager."
"We need all expat Geordies the world over to support the Toon by buying a Geordie Jackpot ticket wherever they now reside."