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“Vena ca” Italian American Slang word of the day w/ Stevie B.

” Vena Ca ” (Vieni Qua) Italian American Slang word of the day with Stevie B. * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  ” Vena Ca…! “ (Vieni Qua…!) * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian […]

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“GOOMBA’ ” – Italian American Slang word of the day w/ Stevie B.

” Goomba’ “ Italian American Slang word of the day with Stevie B. * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  ” GOOMBA’ “ (Compare’) * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. […]

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“DISGRAZIAD” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“DISGRAZIAD” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  “DISGRAZIAD” (Italian: Disgraziato) LOL * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. didn’t matter […]

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“PISCADE” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“PISCADE” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Take a guess as to what this means? Growin’ up I heard this over and over again.  “PISCHADE” LOL * If you grew up in an Italian American or for that matter any Italian / English speaking Immigrant family…. didn’t matter if you […]

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“GABADOST” – Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“GABADOST” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Actually means Capa Dura or Capa Dosta Hard Head or Stubborn   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone was particularly stubborn my mother, frustrated would refer to him or her as a Capa Dosta or Hard Head.  “Capa […]

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“TESTA DURA” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B

“TESTA DURA” Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B * Actually means Testa Dura – Hard Head    Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone was particularly stubborn my mother, frustrated would refer to him or her as a Capa Dosta or Hard Head.  “TESTA DURA” LOL * If […]

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“MALOCCHIO” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.

“MALOCCHIO” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone would want to put a curse on another person they would give them the Evil Eye or Il Malocchio  LOL Malocchio means Evil Eye * If you grew up in an Italian American […]

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AFANABOLA – Italian American Slang Word of the Day w/ Stevie B.

AFANABOLA * Italian American Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B. Actually means Go to Naples or Vai Napoli   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone was upset with someone or something they would exclaim with frustration Va Napoli or as it sometimes sounds…. “A Fanabola” LOL * If […]

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“MenzaMenz” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.

“MenzaMenz” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone would ask  “How are you?”. The answer would many times be Mezza Mezz which would translate into half and half or more or less.  LOL Mezza means half  * If you grew up […]

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“Gidrul” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.

“Gidrul” Italian Slang Word of the Day with Stevie B.   Growin’ up I heard this over and over again. When someone would act particularly dumb or dopey he would be called a Gidrul (Cetriolo in Grammatica Italiano).  LOL Cetriolo or Gidrul in Slang is a Common expression among old world Italians. Actually it means […]

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