Cowtown- The city of Calgary
Chesterfield- A couch.
Chinook- A warm westerly wind that blows east from British Columbia over the Rocky Mountains rapidly warming the temperature in the foothills.
Eh?- “don’t you think,” or “Huh.”
Garburator- Garbage disposal.
Homo milk- whole milk
Hosed- really mad, or angry
Hydro- Refers to electricity (not sure why)
Loonie- The Canadian dollar coin
Mickie- Pint of hard liquor
Mountie- Member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Newfie- Derogatory term for someone from Newfoundland
Pepsi- Derogatory term for French Canadians
Poutine- The delicious combination of French fries, gravy and melted cheese curds.
Runners- Refers to any kind of athletic footwear.
Timbit- A donut hole from Tim Horton’s.
Timmie’s- Tim Hortons restaurant, virtually on every street corner.
Toonie- The Canadian two dollar coin.
Touque- A winter hat
Track pants/suit- Sweat pants
Two-four- Slang for a 24 pack of beer
Washroom- A bathroom.
Zed- The letter Z