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1. Yah now


English Translation

Right now


Example Sentences

Patois: Wah yuh ah guh duh yah now?
English: What are you going to do right now?



posted on March 22, 2017
2. Enuff


English Translation

Enough


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi cyaah get enuff
English: I can't get enough



posted on March 22, 2017
3. tuffa


English Translation

tougher


Example Sentences

Patois: It tuffa dan laas time
English: It's tougher than last time



posted on March 22, 2017

4. Wasteman


English Translation

Worthless person


Definition

Someone who is utterly useless, has done nothing at all with their life and has made little to no contribution to society


Example Sentences

Patois: Him a wasteman, thirty six an still liv inna him madda house
English: He's a worthless person, thirty six and still live in his mother's house



posted on March 18, 2017
5. Yuh si dat


English Translation

Did you see that?


Example Sentences

Patois: Yuh si dat? Weh eh guh?
English: Did you see that? Where did it go?



posted on March 18, 2017