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Nashvegas, one of Nashville's favorite slang terms!

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(noun) A nickname for Nashville.

Leesa: I’m off now for a week – see you when I come back.

Meredith: You doin’ anything nice?

Leesa: Going on vacation to Nashvegas – can’t wait!

Meredith: Oooo, have a great time!  Get yer honky tonk on cowgirl!

The term compares Nashville to the larger-than-life city of Las Vegas.  While Nashville is more known for music and Las Vegas for its casinos, each offers bright lights, live shows, and a fun and lively atmosphere. 

A local Nashville radio station has named itself after the nickname.  This is their Facebook page:

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