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Big bout yah

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Definition

Term used to refer to someone with a high social status (power, money or fame)



Example Sentences

Patois: Him big bout yah, a him run di town
English: He’s large and in charge, he runs this town

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15 Common Jamaican Sayings/Phrases

June 15, 2015

Dead wid laugh - English Translation: Dying with Laughter. Definition Slang expression normally used when you find something extremely funny and as a result, begin to laugh uncontrollably. It is similar to the English slang expressions "Laughing My Ass Off".


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Wul dem

August 27, 2018

English Translation

Hold them


Example Sentences

Patois: Wul dem off, wi affi win
English: Hold them off, we have to win


posted by pennywise
Missa Brinks

August 25, 2018

English Translation

Sucker


Definition

A man who is conned out of his money


Example Sentences

Patois: Shi get dem two Gucci bag deh from Missa Brinks
English: She got those two Gucci bags from the sucker


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Nah tell yuh

August 25, 2018

English Translation

Not telling you


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi nah tell yuh wen mi a cum
English: I'm not telling you when I'm going to come


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