If I asked you what's the true definition of a "Jersey Girl" what would you say?

Probably the most common response is that they don't pump gas. Personally, I wouldn't mind if my wife, also a Jersey girl, actually broke down and bought some, but I digress.

But seriously folks, a Jersey boy or guy for me is all about loyalty. If you're lucky enough to have one for a friend, you have that friend for life, through thick and think. Here in New Jersey, we know all about the "thick."

But what's the definition of a Jersey girl. I would say attractive, confident, street smart, and won't take nothin' from nobody. And that's the way we say that in Jersey ;)

Not only won't a Jersey girl pump her own gas, she'll tell you what to do with the nozzle.

Comedian Bobby Collins when asked to describe a "Jersey Girl" said:

"A person who looks into another person and sees the good in them. A person who knows how to handle various situations. A person who is an example of who we all want to be like is a Jersey Girl. I married one"

Just like their male counterparts, a Jersey girl is all about loyalty, unless you screw it up, then look out! Then? Vengeance is mine sayeth the Jersey girl.

I asked my following to describe "Jersey Girl" and here's what I got.

Brian Brown
Strong minded, determined, independent, beautiful

Meryl Streep
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Gloria Manchester
When a Jersey girl says WHAT, it’s not that she didn’t hear you, she’s giving you a chance to change what you said! Never put a Jersey girl on speaker phone!

Eric Davis
Great smile, tattoos, knife in purse.

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Lisa Spagnuolo Melillo
We used to have big hair. Really, really big hair. Not so big now!

Gail Morrone
Strong-willed and determined. I will never pump gas. I bribe people when I am out of state. Hmmm, I just described a kid from Union City.

Anne Hathaway
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Amy Spagnuolo Higgins
We have big hearts, loudmouths, can be your best friend or your worst nightmare! LOL

Nicole Polizzi
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Diana Marie Nicole
If there’s one thing I learned living out west it’s that a Jersey girl is honest, unapologetic in the best way, and passionate!

Teddy Maturo
In your face but always got your back.

Teresa Giudice
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Joni Jaglowski
A Jersey girl can take care of herself: she can work 9-5, change a flat tire, paint a room, move furniture and cook dinner for her family — all in the same day! She drinks more “cawfee” than “wooder” and is picky about her pizza!!

Chrissy B Harris
Outgoing loud fun Sarcastic and tells how it is. When we moved to Tennessee people said told your very blunt and loud. They didn't get my sarcasm.

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Tina Marie
A Jersey Girl is a WOMAN who take no BS cause she knows her worth.

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