Slap you down
to cause someone to fall by striking with the open hand.
Patois: Mi guh bax dung yuh!
English: I'm going to slap you down!
close friends or homies
Patois: Mi dawg dem a cum later
English: My friends are coming later
A prepaid cellular phone, replaced frequently to avoid leaving a trail and getting caught up in illegal activities
Patois: Mi lost mi banga
English: `I've lost my burner phone
To participate in scamming activities by the use of a telephone.
Patois: Mark chap eh line fi buy him car
English: Mark scammed on his phone to buy his car
A person who commits or participates in a fraudulent scheme or operation.
Patois: Man a chappa
English: I'm a scammer
Go down there
Patois: Nuh stop, go down there
English: Don't stop, go down there
to attack or destroy something
Patois: Man a shella
English: I'm an attacker
Patois: Happy Eastah mi fren
English: Happy Easter my friend
Patois: Di squaddie gone inna di house
English: The police officer went in the house
A pejorative title use to refer to an elderly male
Patois: Dis yah long seed man shoulda kno betta
English: Dis old man should of known better
Where are you going?
Patois: Weh yah guh nex?
English: Where are you going next?
A woman who is publicly being made a fool of by their significant other.
Patois: Him a gi har bun, shi a yamabella
English: He's cheating on her, she's a silly female