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sed

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English Translation

same



Example Sentences

Patois: Mi waah di sed one fram yestideh
English: I want the same one from yesterday

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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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Skanking

February 26, 2017

Definition

A form of dancing originating in Jamaica, now most notably done in Ska/Reggae shows.


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh saw dat bwoy skanking to dis [riddim]?
English: Have you seen this boy dancing to the beat?


posted by Greenllabel
Rizzla

February 25, 2017

Definition

A brand of rolling paper for joints/weed, in Kingston synonymous with rolling paper.


Example Sentences

Patois: Pass mi di rizzla fi roll up a spliff.
English: Give me the papers to roll a joint.


posted by Greenllabel
Overstand

February 25, 2017

English Translation

understand


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh overstand wah mi waah seh?
English: Do you understand what I want to say?


posted by Greenllabel
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