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1. Waggonist


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



posted on March 7, 2019
2. Nice up


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



posted on March 7, 2019
3. sipple


English Translation

slippery /slimy


Example Sentences

Patois: Nuh run di place sipple.
English: Don't run, the place is slippery.



posted on February 24, 2019

4. Upful


English Translation

Positive


Definition

Rastafarian term for positive feeling.


Example Sentences

Patois: Wen mi blaze mi always feel upful
English: When I smoked I always feel positive



posted on February 24, 2019
5. criss ting


Definition

slang for a hot chick(a woman).


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh si di criss ting ova deh suh?
English: Do you see the hot chick over there?



posted on February 24, 2019