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Definitions of "Pickney"



1. Pickney


English Translation

Child or children


Definition

Someone who is a child. To pluralize "pickney", add "dem" to the end, e.g. "pickney dem"


Example Sentences

Patois: Di pickney dem very naughty, dem mus bi punished
English: The children are very naughty, they must be punished


Related Words

At steppa , Baby madda , Bad man , Bait ,


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posted by Marleylove on February 25, 2017


2. Pickney


English Translation

children


Definition

A young person


Example Sentences

Patois: Pickney dem a guh play dutty, unuh haffi tap dem
English: The children will play dirty so you have to stop them


Related Words

At steppa , Baby madda , Bad man , Bait ,


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posted by kanonk on January 11, 2017



3. Pickney (Noun)


English Translation

Child


Example Sentences

(patois) Him a jus pickney
(english) He is just a child


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posted by kothathi on October 22, 2013


4. Pickney (Noun)


English Translation

Child


Definition

Means child or children.


Example Sentences

(patois) Whoofa pickney dis?
(english) Whoose child is this?


Related Words

At steppa , Baby madda , Bad man , Bait ,


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posted by anonymous on April 25, 2013


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