homeboy / friend
slang use to refer to a close friend
Patois: Dem vex. All of a sudden everybady tun inna mi dupes.
English: They are angry. All of a sudden everybody wants to become my friend
Slang expression used to refer to a close friend. This term is usually preceded with “mi” as in “mi dupes”.
Patois: Mi and mi dupes a go a party tonite
English: Me and my homeboy are going to the club tonight