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Definitions of "Nuff"



1. Nuff


English Translation

It literally means many or plenty, from the English word enough.


Definition

Nuff

(a). It means a lot or many or plenty.

(b). Used to describe a nosy person; one who likes to poke their nose into people's businesses and doesn't mind theirs.


Example Sentences

(patois) Nuff a dem nuh know wah a gwaan
(english) Many of them don't know what's going on(what's happening).

(patois) Yow! Yuh too nuff, a wah happen to yuh? Go sidung, man. Go weh!
(english) Hey! You are too nosy, what's the problem with you? Go take a seat, dude. Go away!


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posted by CongoKalungaGangalee on July 13, 2016


2. Nuff


English Translation

many / alot of


Definition

alot of


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi need nuff gals fi di party
English: I need alot of girls for the party


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posted by RealSnipG on July 12, 2014



3. Nuff


English Translation

plenty


Example Sentences

Patois: Nuff gyal deh a mi party
English: Plenty of girls are at my party


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posted by dihigrade on May 12, 2014


4. Nuff (Noun)


English Translation

A lot


Definition

Means any of the following: plenty, too much, many, tons, a lot, etc...


Example Sentences

(patois) Yow Chef! mi waah nuff food
(english) Hey Chef! I want a lot of food


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posted by anonymous on April 25, 2013