City Dictionary - The Dictionary with Local Flavor
Search In: Nevada Entire Site

Top Nevada Cities


Top Nevada Entries

76. National Automobile Museum: One of the best car museums in the country, located in the Harrah's Casino.  
77. Riverwalk District: A revitalized area of Reno with an art/cultural focus, and a variety of shops and restaurants along the Truckee Riv...  
78. Idlewild Park: A nice family-friendly park with ball fields, playgrounds, barbeques and all the standard amenities.  
79. Silver Bells Wedding Chapel: A convenient place to get hitched, just one block from I-80 and across from the Circus Circus parking garage.  
80. TMCC: Acronym for the Truckee Meadows Community College, the local 2-year institution of higher education.  
81. Nevada School of Law at Old College, The: The now-defunct law school (1981-1988 was notable for being Nevada's first.  
82. Strip, The: The smaller and less-glamorous counterpart to the Vegas Strip, the section of downtown where the casinos and hotels...  
83. Meadowood Mall: Located near the downtown area, the only indoor shopping mall in the vicinity. The main anchor stores are JcPenney ...  
84. Reno News & Review: A free and widely available alternative paper listing all the local happenings for the week.  
85. Buckbean Brewing Company: The first production and distribution brewery in Northern Nevada, founded by Reno natives Doug Booth and Dan Kahn. ...  
86. Art Dogs & Grace Hookah Lounge: The head shop is open but he hookah lounge is closed. Hookah tobacco & pipes are available to buy and take home.  
87. Lucke's Saloon: A small, laid-back (except on St. Patty's day) Irish saloon on S. Wells; has video poker, darts and pool tables in ...  
88. Great Basin Brewing Company: A casual brewpub that serves great comfort food like Wisconsin-Style Beer Cheese soup and garlic fries in addition ...  
89. BJ's: A restaurant and brewhouse chain with a location in south Reno, usually crowded but with good reason- they have a ...  
90. Bliss: A dance club that features a rotating cast of local, national and international DJs pumping house music through a 5...  
< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 >
Nevada Tagline
"Create a tagline in 140 characters or less." Edit
Past Words of the Day

The Spanish (or Spanglish) pronunciation of the Lower East Side of Manhattan. This neighborhood is largely Hispanic and, more specifically, Puerto Rican.

Tyme is money, as the old Tyme slogan went...

1. ATMs in southern Wisconsin used to run under the brand Take Your Money Everywhere or TYME. The iconic machines were known as Tyme Machines instead of ATMs. They were notorious for "closing" with a sliding iron door coming down just when one needed to make a withdrawal. Visitors likely believed the worst of Madison's detractors when locals asked "Is the Tyme machine open?"

2. This is Madison speak for ATM. Many newcomers are puzzled when an old-school Wisconsinite asks them for a "Tyme machine."

3. It wasn't just southern wisconsin, it was most of if not all of the state. Before there were debit cards, there were Tyme cards!

4. The first ATMs were brought to Milwaukee through the M&I Bank. The president of M&I at the time was Dennis Keuster. He had the foresight to see that this would revolutionize banking.

Combination of the words "tourist" and "moron" to describe the many loud, obnoxious tourists who visit the Outer Banks

People jokingly refer to Cambridge as the "People's Republic" because of its left-leaning residents.

1. Question from an Italian beef vendor about whether you would like it dipped in the juice or not.

2. Chicagoans used to refer to Italian Beef as "Dago Beef," but this practice became has been phased out in the last few decades as the term has been recognized as highly offensive.