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Definitions of "tek baaskit cyaary waata"



1. tek baaskit cyaary waata


English Translation

Use a basket to carry water


Definition

It's a Jamaican idiom which means to be robbed off your intelligence or be offered a raw or deceptive deal.


Example Sentences

Patois: Dat deh ah fake t'ing man, dem gi yuh ah baaskit fi cyaary waata.
English: That's a fake thing, you have been robbed off your intelligence(given a raw deal).


Related Words

One, one coco full basket , Mi cum yah fi drink milk, mi no cum yah fi count cow , Every hoe ha them stick a bush , Wah sweet nanny goat ago run him belly ,


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posted by CongoKalungaGangalee on February 10, 2016