A Vermont term for what is known elsewhere as soft-serve ice cream. Also creamie.
Absolutely serious or truthful (possibly a contraction of “dead serious”). Also used in New York.
A car turn signal, especially in Boston. Also called a blinker, or “blinkah.”
Short for “down in the cellar,” used as a synonym for “basement” — as in “Put those boxes down cellar.”
A portion of northeastern coastal Maine — not southeastern, as the term would suggest. The phrase has nautical origins: Eastward winds would push sailing ships towards the coast; they were said to be traveling downwind — hence the “down” and the “east.”