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Ova

- Word of the Day

English Translation

Over



Example Sentences

(patois) Look ova deh suh
(english) Look over there

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Words describing People, Places and Things in Jamaican Patois

April 4, 2016

Below is a list of Jamaican Patois words you can use to expand your vocabulary and practice making conversations in patois. Stush - English Translation: Stuck up, Definition - Slang term for someone that acts superior, stuck up, conceited etc…


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Waggonist

March 7, 2019

English Translation

bandwagon


Definition

Someone who jumps on a cause, but is not fundamentally committed, just on for ride


Example Sentences

Patois: Everything wah dem duh him falla, him a waggonist
English: Everything that they do he follows, he's a bandwagon


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Nice up

March 7, 2019

Definition

To promote and foster a positive feeling.


Example Sentences

Patois: Nice up di place, it luk chakka chakka.
English: Clean up the place it looks messy


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Mi run tings yah

February 26, 2019

English Translation

I'm in charge here


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh afi know seh mi run tings yah.
English: You have to know that I'm in charge here.


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