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Definitions submitted by bioshatta


1. Nah tell yuh


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



posted on August 25, 2018
2. 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".


Example Sentences

Patois: Him cum adi paati wen it done, mi a dead wid laugh
English: He came to the party when it was already over, I'm dying with laughter



posted on August 29, 2013
3. Bex


English Translation

Vex


Definition

to be in a state of irritation, anger or annoyance.


Example Sentences

(patois) Him bex because him cyaan go a di parti
(english) He was vexed because he couldn't go to the party



posted on May 24, 2013

4. Grindsman


English Translation

Stallion


Definition

A male who is amazing at sex. He is able to conduct sexual intercourse for hours on end and knows how to give a girl the ride of her life, usually leaving her in a fully satisfied.


Example Sentences

(patois) Kevin, yu did a grindsman laas nite!

(english) Kevin, You were such a stallion last night!



posted on May 15, 2013
5. fenkeh fenkeh


English Translation

choosy


Definition

to be excessively particular, demanding or hard to please


Example Sentences

(patois) Yu cyaan be too fenkeh fenkeh if yu waah a job right away
(english) You can't be too choosy if you want a job right away



posted on April 29, 2013